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Texas man accused of throwing puppies over fence

Texas man accused of throwing puppies over fenceA school employee in Marshall, Texas is accused of throwing puppies over fence.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Texas

Mislabeled container responsible for aquarium deaths

Mislabeled container responsible for aquarium deathsTexas State Aquarium CEO Tom Schmid said Tuesday the chemical used in the tank should not have been shipped to the aquarium in the first place.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Politics

Texas House, Senate set for showdown over schools

Texas House, Senate set for showdown over schoolsCompeting priorities have the Texas House and Senate preparing for a standoff over education issues.
  • Politics
  • 3 days, 19 hours ago
Consumer

Experts: Blue Bell will bounce back after recall

Experts: Blue Bell will bounce back after recallA global recall of all Blue Bell products is underway. The company issued the order after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria bacteria. The recall includes ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks sold in 23...
  • Consumer
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Texas

Explosions reported at Bryan Municipal facility

Explosions reported at Bryan Municipal facilityAccording to Bryan police, multiple vehicles were on fire when first responders showed up at the building, and that there were six explosions.
  • Texas
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

Amid proposed legislation, Uber touts jobs in Texas

Amid proposed legislation, Uber touts jobs in TexasAlthough several cities across Texas are in the middle of a permitting fight regarding transportation networking companies like Uber and Lyft, Uber said it has created more than 20,000 jobs across the state since launching last year. 10,000 of those jobs are in Austin,...
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Food

Blue Bell expands voluntary recall to all products

Blue Bell expands voluntary recall to all productsBlue Bell Creameries expanded their voluntary recall to all of its products currently on the market Monday due to possible health risk from Listeria contamination.
  • Food
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Crime

New Braunfels police search for insurance agency robber

New Braunfels police search for insurance agency robberPolice are looking for a man accused of robbing an automobile insurance agency in New Braunfels on Monday.
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Defenders

Veterans frustrated with toll charges

Veterans frustrated with toll chargesA KVUE Defenders investigation uncovers some Texas toll authorities charging veterans even though lawmakers said they didn't have to nearly seven years ago.
  • Defenders
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

Open carry wins final House approval

Open carry wins final House approvalA bill allowing the open carry of handguns in Texas won final House of Representatives approval on Monday.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
Texas

DPS report released in Salado crash

DPS report released in Salado crashA preliminary Texas Department of Public Safety report surrounding the deadly crash in Salado has been released.
  • Texas
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Politics

House launches investigation into 11 state agencies

House launches investigation into 11 state agenciesThe Texas House Committee on General Investigating and Ethics has launched an investigation into contracting practices at 11 state agencies on Monday.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Local

BP MS 150 starts Sunday after rain delays

BP MS 150 starts Sunday after rain delaysThe BP MS 150 started in La Grange Sunday morning around 8 a.m.
  • Local
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

North Texas shop gives away gowns to military brides

North Texas shop gives away gowns to military bridesNorth Texas dress shop that has been giving away prom dresses to less fortunate teens is now giving away wedding dresses for women serving in the military or marrying someone who is.
  • Texas
  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
Texas

Eight S.A. police officers sued after man dies in police custody

Eight S.A. police officers sued after man dies in police custodyEight San Antonio police officers are being sued by the widow and son of a man who died in police custody.
  • Texas
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
Entertainment

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Double Trouble inducted into hall of fame

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Double Trouble inducted into hall of fameLegendary Texas musicians Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble are officially members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week ago
Texas

Sergeant father surprises kids at school after deployment

Sergeant father surprises kids at school after deploymentAn 11-year-old in Cibolo got a surprise she'll remember for the rest of her life at a school assembly Thursday.
  • Texas
  • 1 week ago
Defenders

2 years after West explosion, little regulation proposed

2 years after West explosion, little regulation proposedTwo years after the West explosion, some watchdog groups say the state has done little to improve safety involving chemical facilities.
  • Defenders
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Open carry, urban drilling bills get OK in Texas House

Open carry, urban drilling bills get OK in Texas HouseDelayed by procedural issue earlier this week, "fracking and packing" bills pass through the Texas House on Friday.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Local

John Legend in Austin for 'Free America' tour

John Legend in Austin for 'Free America' tourAward-winning artist John Legend will visit the Travis County Correctional Complex as the first stop in his FREE AMERICA campaign for criminal justice reform.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Texas

Fort Hood soldier died from synthetic marijuana, autopsy shows

Fort Hood soldier died from synthetic marijuana, autopsy showsAutopsy results show a Fort Hood soldier who died after returning from Liberia died from using synthetic marijuana.Specialist Kendrick Sneed, 24, died January 13 in front of his home in the 3300 block of Cantabrian.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Legislators propose regulations on gender and school bathrooms

Legislators propose regulations on gender and school bathroomsA bill being discussed in the Texas Legislature on Wednesday would regulate the way students, staff and faculty use bathrooms in the state's public schools.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Texas

Dallas CEO says woman shouldn't be president

Dallas CEO says woman shouldn't be presidentThe CEO of a small marketing firm in Dallas is defending a private Facebook post that declared "a female shouldn't be president," noting "hormones" and other arguments.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Texas

Parasite treatment kills fish at Texas State Aquarium

Parasite treatment kills fish at Texas State AquariumAll of the animals inside of the Islands of Steel exhibit tank at the Texas State Aquarium, with the exception of two, are dead, according to aquarium officials.
  • Texas
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Tuesday at the Capitol: What legislators are discussing

Tuesday at the Capitol: What legislators are discussingLawmakers will tackle a variety of hot-button issues at the Texas State Capitol on Tuesday.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Crime

Beaumont's 'high risk sex offender' arrested

Beaumont's 'high risk sex offender' arrestedDPS added the 64-year-old man as a featured suspect on Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender for the month of April.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

New campaign aims to end child abuse

New campaign aims to end child abuseThe campaign is called "Spot it Stop it," and it provides a look at what victims of child abuse would say if they were forthcoming about the abuse they're suffering.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 4 days ago