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2 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
In this photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice is death row inmate Jose Villegas, 38, who was convicted of capital murder in the deaths of his ex-girlfriend, Erida Salazar, her 3-year-old son, Jacob, and her mother, Alma Perez, 51. Photo: Texas Department Of Criminal Justice, AP Texas leads the nation's death penalty states in ... (more)
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6 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Huy Fong Foods CEO David Tran Wednesday invited a Texas lawmaker into his Azusa Canyon Road manufacturing plant to observe the facility's operation before he considers moving the popular hot sauce factory to Texas.
7 hrs ago | CBS Local
State officials say an additional $4.8 million in disaster assistance will be provided to the Central Texas community of West as it continues to rebuild from the devastating fertilizer plant explosion last year that killed 15. The office of Governor Rick Perry announced Wednesday that the funding comes at the request last week by West officials for ... (more)
11 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin
The Hamilton Middle School Indians and the Westbury High School Rebels are now both Huskies.
16 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News
T exas is set to execute a man by lethal injection on Wednesday who was convicted of stabbing his girlfriend, her child and her mother to death after a cocaine binge in 2001.
20 hrs ago | KWTX
Petra Aguirre, 83, of San Antonio, has died almost two weeks after a neighbor's dog mauled her while she was feeding her cats in the backyard of her home.
Central: Most counties reported good soil moisture overall on rangeland and pastures.
On the road in a tour bus this week, the U.S. transportation secretary is spreading some bad news: The government's Highway Trust Fund is nearly broke.
The death penalty is like gun rights in Texas politics: Candidates don't dare get in the way of either.
The University of Texas is appealing a Los Angeles Superior Court jury verdict from December that an iconic portrait of the late actress by Andy Warhol belongs to her on-again off-again lover, actor Ryan O'Neal.
From U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arrested 40 convicted criminal aliens during a three-day operation which concluded Saturday.
Her futuristic love songs feel like high-def screen grabs of latent passion, micro-tonal desire and other in-the-middle emotions that the English language can't quite articulate.
Now that spring has finally sprung, a lot of us have one thing on our mind -- vacation.
A FREEZE WARNING is in effect tonight for McLennan, Coryell, Lampasas, Mills, Hamilton, Bosque, and Hill Counties ... Temperatures tonight cold drop below freezing across parts of Central Texas, which would tie our latest freeze on record.
The SPCA of Texas is offering $2,000 as a reward to the person or people who provide information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator who has allegedly severely burned a cat in the Cochise Village neighborhood of Wills Point on March 11, 2014.
A fire official says the firefighters were taken to a hospital for treatment but not seriously hurt when the collision occurred late Monday morning.
A Texas judge was expected to seat a grand jury Monday in an investigation into whether Gov. Rick Perry abused his power by vetoing funding for public corruption prosecutors last year.