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Texas man accused of fatally shooting boss after being fired - Chron

Texas man accused of fatally shooting boss after being fired  Chron

HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities allege a 22-year-old suburban Houston man fatally shot his boss after being fired. Jatraveous Williams remained jailed on ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:21 pm


4-Star RB Derrian Brown Set To Enroll At Texas After Suffering Stroke Before Signing Day - The Spun

4-Star RB Derrian Brown Set To Enroll At Texas After Suffering Stroke Before Signing Day  The Spun

Derrian Brown was a four-star member of Texas' 2019 recruiting class. Just days before National Signing Day, when he was set to officially become a ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:12 pm


Energy Storage Developer Buy Texas Windfarms With Major Battery Retrofit Planned - Forbes

Energy Storage Developer Buy Texas Windfarms With Major Battery Retrofit Planned  Forbes

A U.S.-based energy storage developer has bought itself a 149MW portfolio of wind farms in North Texas, a deal that could well be a sign of things to come.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:48 pm


ICE offers tour of South Texas migrant detention facility to dispel 'ugly rhetoric' about agency - KTAB - BigCountryHomepage.com

ICE offers tour of South Texas migrant detention facility to dispel 'ugly rhetoric' about agency  KTAB - BigCountryHomepage.com

DILLEY, Texas (Border Report) — The acting director of ICE personally gave media a rare tour of a family detention facility Friday to dispel what he called “ugly ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:32 pm


The Short History of the Texas Town Named in Honor of a Famous Agnostic - Patheos

The Short History of the Texas Town Named in Honor of a Famous Agnostic  Patheos

The town named in honor of Robert Green Ingersoll was soon changed to Redwater.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:31 pm


Texas Newlyweds Killed in Crash Moments After Wedding - Spectrum News

Texas Newlyweds Killed in Crash Moments After Wedding  Spectrum News

ORANGE, Texas — A newlywed Southeast Texas couple was killed when their car and a truck towing a trailer collided moments after the couple was wed.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:20 pm


Dallas Cowboys vs. Houston Texas in NFL preseason: Time, TV channel, score, how to watch live stream online - OregonLive

Dallas Cowboys vs. Houston Texas in NFL preseason: Time, TV channel, score, how to watch live stream online  OregonLive

Dallas star running back Ezekiel Elliott's contract holdout has overshadowed everything else with the Cowboys.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


Texas woman running marathons in every state makes a visit to eastern Idaho - East Idaho News

Texas woman running marathons in every state makes a visit to eastern Idaho  East Idaho News

ASHTON – A Texas woman participating in the Mesa Falls marathon near Ashton Saturday is on a mission to run a marathon in every state over the next three ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:14 pm


Everything you need to know about Texas A&M football: Key storylines, bold predictions and more - Dallas News

Everything you need to know about Texas A&M football: Key storylines, bold predictions and more  Dallas News

Year 2 of the Jimbo Fisher Era will soon be underway at Texas A&M when the Aggies host Texas State on August 29.Many are wondering how the...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


Photos: The bands were booming at Jazz Texas anniversary bash - mySA

Photos: The bands were booming at Jazz Texas anniversary bash  mySA

San Antonians celebrated the evening filled with swinging tunes at Jazz Texas Friday night as they danced and listened to various artists with slinging big band ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:55 pm


Eanes ISD gets top marks under Texas accountability system, promotes flexible learning - KVUE.com

Eanes ISD gets top marks under Texas accountability system, promotes flexible learning  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — According to our partners at the Austin American-Statesman, Eanes ISD received an A under the state accountability system, which measures ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:33 pm


Man indicted for Texas shooting that killed 4 at kid's party - ABC News

Man indicted for Texas shooting that killed 4 at kid's party  ABC News

A South Texas man who along with his father are accused in the shooting deaths of four individuals at a toddler's birthday party in 2018 has been indicted on ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:20 pm


6-month-old girl in critical condition after Texas border crossing - The Mercury News

6-month-old girl in critical condition after Texas border crossing  The Mercury News

A 6-month-old girl was in critical condition after crossing the US-Mexico border with her father in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:56 pm


Cedric Benson to Be Buried Near Texas Sports Legends - Spectrum News

Cedric Benson to Be Buried Near Texas Sports Legends  Spectrum News

AUSTIN, Texas — Former University of Texas Running Back Cedric Benson will be laid to rest at the Texas State Cemetery Monday. Benson will rest at Texas ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:47 pm


Austin police to accompany bicyclists participating in 'Texas Brotherhood Ride,' rolling closures expected - KVUE.com

Austin police to accompany bicyclists participating in 'Texas Brotherhood Ride,' rolling closures expected  KVUE.com

There will be some rolling closures associated with the event Saturday afternoon, particularly on Lamar Boulevard.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:27 pm


Young Texas couple dies in collision leaving their wedding ceremony - WHNT News 19

Young Texas couple dies in collision leaving their wedding ceremony  WHNT News 19

(CNN) -- As a young Texas couple were leaving the courthouse for their wedding ceremony, their car collided with a pickup truck, killing both of them, according ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:13 pm


Ride to Heal: Texas First responders visit El Paso - KTSM News Channel 9

Ride to Heal: Texas First responders visit El Paso  KTSM News Channel 9

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — A group of first responders from around Texas arrived Friday afternoon at the memorial site with special flags. The group is called ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:07 pm


Texas Football: All pressure will be on Longhorns in crucial 2019 season - Saturday Blitz

Texas Football: All pressure will be on Longhorns in crucial 2019 season  Saturday Blitz

The Texas football program is coming of an emotional season that ended in a 10-4 record. Can Tom Herman take the Longhorns one step further?

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:00 pm


Why It Took Rodney Crowell 40 Years to Make His ‘Texas’ Album - Rolling Stone

Why It Took Rodney Crowell 40 Years to Make His ‘Texas’ Album  Rolling Stone

Rodney Crowell could have spent a lifetime writing an album about Texas. In a way, he has. Though the Grammy-winning Americana storyteller left the Lone ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:55 pm


Texas County Cuts Ties With 'Live PD' Police TV Show - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Texas County Cuts Ties With 'Live PD' Police TV Show  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A television production company behind a law enforcement reality TV show is no longer welcome to film in a Texas county after prosecutors and attorneys ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:26 pm


Mom, 6-year-old son found dead in Texas garage after Amber Alert - New York Post

Mom, 6-year-old son found dead in Texas garage after Amber Alert  New York Post

A 6-year-old boy and his mother — who authorities said kidnapped the child — were found dead in a Texas parking garage, according to a report.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:20 pm


Texas Americana star, Shakey Graves shines bright at Houston's White Oak Music Hall - Chron.com

Texas Americana star, Shakey Graves shines bright at Houston's White Oak Music Hall  Chron.com

There's no denying that Austin singer/songwriter Shakey Graves has a true talent for down-to-earth storytelling. His blues-rooted soundscapes of American life ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:04 pm


The Ku Klux Klan vs Vietnamese refugees: a Texas tale - Post Magazine

The Ku Klux Klan vs Vietnamese refugees: a Texas tale  Post Magazine

When a white fisherman was shot and killed by Vietnamese refugees in Seadrift, Texas, in 1979, racial tensions flared, attracting the Ku Klux Klan to the small ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Latino Texas lawmakers condemn governor for 'dangerous' tweets about immigrants | TheHill - The Hill

Latino Texas lawmakers condemn governor for 'dangerous' tweets about immigrants | TheHill  The Hill

In the weeks since a deadly mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, Latino lawmakers have come forward publicly to denounce Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) for his ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:16 pm


Family mourns Texas couple who died after wedding - KTVZ

Family mourns Texas couple who died after wedding  KTVZ

A tragic accident took the lives of a young married couple only minutes after saying their vows. 19-year-old Harley Joe Morgan and his bride 20-year-old ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:14 pm


Texas newlyweds die in car crash minutes after getting married - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Texas newlyweds die in car crash minutes after getting married  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

ORANGE, Texas - A Texas couple was married only a few minutes when husband and wife were killed in a car crash, KENS reported. Family members told ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:47 am


Boy and mom at center of Amber Alert found dead in Texas parking garage - WTHR

Boy and mom at center of Amber Alert found dead in Texas parking garage  WTHR

A 6-year-old boy and his mother were both found dead Friday night in a parking garage after an Amber Alert was issued for the child earlier in the evening, ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:34 am


Texas man licks ice cream, puts it back on grocery shelf — and really regrets the consequences - TheBlaze

Texas man licks ice cream, puts it back on grocery shelf — and really regrets the consequences  TheBlaze

A Texas man is really regretting the choice he made to record himself licking the ice cream at a grocery store and putting the tub back. Ditch the fake news ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:25 am


Texas Police Chief Kills Himself After Being Served Warrant - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Texas Police Chief Kills Himself After Being Served Warrant  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

BRUCEVILLE-EDDY, Texas (AP) — Officials say the police chief of a small Central Texas town shot and killed himself when Texas Rangers arrived at his home.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:05 am


HEB recalls some ice cream from more than Texas 100 stores - KBTX

HEB recalls some ice cream from more than Texas 100 stores  KBTX

H-E-B has voluntarily recalled half-gallon containers of Strawberry Creamy Creations ice cream after metal from processing equipment was found during routine ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:29 am


Texas Football: Impact 4-Star CB Joshua Eaton brings Longhorns - Hook 'Em Headlines

Texas Football: Impact 4-Star CB Joshua Eaton brings Longhorns  Hook 'Em Headlines

Yet another big boost to the 2020 Texas football recruiting class dropped on Aug. 23 with landing 4-Star Houston CB Joshua Eaton.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:16 am


Video: Daniel Cormier teaches Texas A&M how to ‘embrace the grind’ just days after Stipe Miocic loss - MMA Mania

Video: Daniel Cormier teaches Texas A&M how to ‘embrace the grind’ just days after Stipe Miocic loss  MMA Mania

Video: Just days after losing his UFC heavyweight title to Stipe Miocic at UFC 241, Daniel Cormier gave the Texas A&M college football team an inspirational ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:00 am


In Aftermath of El Paso Attack, a Reckoning on Texas’s Divisive Political Rhetoric - The New York Times

In Aftermath of El Paso Attack, a Reckoning on Texas’s Divisive Political Rhetoric  The New York Times

A letter sent out by Gov. Greg Abbott before the El Paso shooting asking donors to “defend Texas” from illegal immigration has angered Democrats.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:13 am


Police in Texas share video of wild crash at police barricade - KTUL

Police in Texas share video of wild crash at police barricade  KTUL

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) – Police in Crockett, Texas, released video showing a suspect try and plow through a barricade of police vehicles. The Crockett Police ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:19 pm


Live: Watch contestants compete in 'East Texas Idol' - KLTV

Live: Watch contestants compete in 'East Texas Idol'  KLTV

'East Texas Idol' airs tonight, live on East Texas Now. You can watch the show via the link up above or find more ways to watch on different devices below.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:15 pm


Jordan Whittington is Texas' last scholarship RB standing - Houston Chronicle

Jordan Whittington is Texas' last scholarship RB standing  Houston Chronicle

Keaontay Ingram, Kirk Johnson and Daniel Young are all injured, which leaves true freshman Jordan Whittington as the only healthy scholarship running back ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:44 pm


Paula Deen's restaurant in North Texas unexpectedly closes - FOX 4 News

Paula Deen's restaurant in North Texas unexpectedly closes  FOX 4 News

Paula Deen's restaurant in Fairview has closed without warning after being open for less than two years.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:00 pm


Water Wars Pit Rural and Urban Texas Against Each Other - The Texas Observer

Water Wars Pit Rural and Urban Texas Against Each Other  The Texas Observer

You know you're getting close to Harrold Witcher's place when you pass the water tower in Carson, a community of 22 people in northeast Texas just south of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:54 pm


Texas defensive coaches trying a mix-and-match approach with young cornerbacks - Hookem.com

Texas defensive coaches trying a mix-and-match approach with young cornerbacks  Hookem.com

“Nobody has given us any signs that they can't play at this level,” Texas defensive coordinator Todd Orlando said. So how does the coaching staff narrow it down ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:38 pm


Texas woman finds 3.72-carat yellow diamond during visit to Arkansas park - Fox News

Texas woman finds 3.72-carat yellow diamond during visit to Arkansas park  Fox News

A Texas woman found a 3.72-carat yellow diamond in a rock pile at the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas last week.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:27 pm


Inside A Family Detention Center In Texas That Will Soon Re-Open - NPR

Inside A Family Detention Center In Texas That Will Soon Re-Open  NPR

NPR takes a look inside the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. It is one of the nation's largest immigrant detention centers and it's reserved ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:16 pm


Texas delegates to 2020 Democratic convention will have 80-mile commute - Austin American-Statesman

Texas delegates to 2020 Democratic convention will have 80-mile commute  Austin American-Statesman

Texas delegates at next year's Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee will face a long commute from their hotel to the party's signature event where the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


WATCH: Matthew McConaughey speaks at Texas practice - Burnt Orange Nation

WATCH: Matthew McConaughey speaks at Texas practice  Burnt Orange Nation

Matthew McConaughey was back on the Forty Acres to speak in front of the Texas Longhorns football team during Thursday's practice. In true McConaughey ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:50 pm


Man arrested after licking and replacing ice cream carton in Texas Walmart | TheHill - The Hill

Man arrested after licking and replacing ice cream carton in Texas Walmart | TheHill  The Hill

A Texas man was arrested Thursday night after he was seen in a video opening a tub of Blue Bell ice cream in a Walmart, licking it and putting it back on the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:16 pm


Irving Resident Wins $5 Million in Texas Lottery Scratch-Off Game - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Irving Resident Wins $5 Million in Texas Lottery Scratch-Off Game  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

An Irving resident won $5 million in a Texas Lottery scratch off game.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:15 pm


Want to buy a gun at steep discount? Ask a Texas state trooper. - San Antonio Express-News

Want to buy a gun at steep discount? Ask a Texas state trooper.  San Antonio Express-News

AUSTIN — In March, Texas Highway Patrol Sgt. Cade Liverman paid $650 to buy the assault-style rifle he had been issued by the state: a Bushmaster M4.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:22 pm


Smoke Prompts Evacuation at Texas State Capitol - Spectrum News

Smoke Prompts Evacuation at Texas State Capitol  Spectrum News

AUSTIN, Texas -- Austin Fire Friday afternoon reported light smoke at the Texas State Capitol complex prompted a response from fire units. The smoke was ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:14 pm


What's the status of Dallas' pedestrian push buttons? Curious Texas investigates - Dallas News

What's the status of Dallas' pedestrian push buttons? Curious Texas investigates  Dallas News

Dan McDonald, a lawyer and municipal judge, has lived in an East Dallas townhouse on Oram Street for more than two decades. And several years ago,...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:04 pm


Triple murder suspect connected to Oklahoma family caught in Texas - KFOR Oklahoma City

Triple murder suspect connected to Oklahoma family caught in Texas  KFOR Oklahoma City

MADILL, Okla. - Authorities in Texas have arrested a man suspected in the Oklahoma shooting deaths of his wife and her two teenage children. Marshall County ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:44 pm


Formerly conjoined Mata twins are now 5, start pre-K in Texas - TODAY

Formerly conjoined Mata twins are now 5, start pre-K in Texas  TODAY

Formerly conjoined twins Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata are now 5 and have started pre-K in Texas. They are growing and thriving, family says.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:39 pm


Texas A&M Football 2019 Predictions: Part 2 - Good Bull Hunting

Texas A&M Football 2019 Predictions: Part 2  Good Bull Hunting

HERE WE GO. Honest-to-God SEC football is happening tomorrow night when the Gators take on Miami in Orlando, a matchup so Florida that it comes with an ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:35 pm


Bond set at $1K for Texas man accused of opening, licking Blue Bell ice cream - WTHR

Bond set at $1K for Texas man accused of opening, licking Blue Bell ice cream  WTHR

There's yet another case of someone licking a carton of Blue Bell ice cream.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:28 pm


LeRoy & Lewis Is Throwing a Big Texas Barbecue Pitmaster Party in Austin - Eater Austin

LeRoy & Lewis Is Throwing a Big Texas Barbecue Pitmaster Party in Austin  Eater Austin

Austin sommeliers at fine dining restaurant Jeffrey's win awards at Texsom, plus more news.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:20 pm


It's deja-vroom: That flawed Texas A&M traffic study is back yet again - Greater Greater Washington

It's deja-vroom: That flawed Texas A&M traffic study is back yet again  Greater Greater Washington

In 2011 and 2015, the Texas Transportation Institute at Texas A&M released an “Urban Mobility Report” which grabbed a lot of headlines, like “Washington area ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:15 pm


Texas County Boots A&E’s ‘Live PD’; Network Says New Locations Already Lined Up For Hit Law Enforcement Reality Show - Deadline

Texas County Boots A&E’s ‘Live PD’; Network Says New Locations Already Lined Up For Hit Law Enforcement Reality Show  Deadline

Producers of A&E's 'Live PD' are looking for a new home for the series after it was booted out of Williamson County, Texas.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:07 pm


Could Texas change its gun laws after El Paso mass shooting? Gov. Abbott opens talks as NRA says 'NO, NO, and NO' - Dallas News

Could Texas change its gun laws after El Paso mass shooting? Gov. Abbott opens talks as NRA says 'NO, NO, and NO'  Dallas News

AUSTIN -- Responding to the mass shooting in El Paso earlier this month, Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday will convene the first of two meetings with...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Texas Man Faces 1 Year in Jail for Ice Cream-Licking Incident - Spectrum News

Texas Man Faces 1 Year in Jail for Ice Cream-Licking Incident  Spectrum News

PORT ARTHUR, Texas — An arrest warrant has been issued for a 24-year-old man who authorities say posted social media video of himself licking ice cream ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:10 pm


Hackers behind Texas ransomware attacks want $2.5 million - The Next Web

Hackers behind Texas ransomware attacks want $2.5 million  The Next Web

The threat actor behind the coordinated ransomware attacks in Texas may have broke into the IT software managed by an outsourcing company.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:22 am


As Texas Suburbs Diversify, Democrats See An Opportunity For 2020 - NPR

As Texas Suburbs Diversify, Democrats See An Opportunity For 2020  NPR

As Republican retirements stack up, Democrats are bullish about gains in Texas, with rapid demographic shifts among Hispanics and Asians. Plus, a backlash ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:01 am


Texas' Cannabis Laws Remain Confusing, But We Think They Lean Toward Legal - Dallas Observer

Texas' Cannabis Laws Remain Confusing, But We Think They Lean Toward Legal  Dallas Observer

Texas' choice to legalize minimal THC cannabis – also called hemp – has become problematic for local law enforcement.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Former Texas A&M walk-on tight end Luke Laufenberg dies of cancer - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Former Texas A&M walk-on tight end Luke Laufenberg dies of cancer  Bryan-College Station Eagle

Former Texas A&M walk-on tight end Luke Laufenberg died Thursday morning after a two-year battle with Burkitt's lymphoma. He was 21.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Warrant issued for man seen licking ice cream in Texas Walmart - WOAI

Warrant issued for man seen licking ice cream in Texas Walmart  WOAI

Police in east Texas have issued a warrant for Class A Criminal Mischief for D'Adrien Anderson, 24, for licking ice cream at a store. In a video provided from the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:10 am


Texas County Cuts Ties With A&E's 'Live PD' Over Video Rights - Hollywood Reporter

Texas County Cuts Ties With A&E's 'Live PD' Over Video Rights  Hollywood Reporter

A television production company behind a law enforcement reality TV show is no longer welcome to film in a Texas county after prosecutors and attorneys ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:43 pm


Former Texas health care worker gets 2 life sentences for raping 74-year-old patient with dementia: report - Fox News

Former Texas health care worker gets 2 life sentences for raping 74-year-old patient with dementia: report  Fox News

A Fort Worth man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for raping a 74-year-old patient – who could not move or speak – at a nursing home last year.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:57 pm


Family disputes account after officers shoot, kill Texas teenager - KWTX

Family disputes account after officers shoot, kill Texas teenager  KWTX

Family members of a teenager whom Texas officers shot and killed are disputing a police account.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:35 pm


Eyes on Texas: This year's Texas Ten has some not-so-obvious picks on our list of 10 Horns to watch - Hookem.com

Eyes on Texas: This year's Texas Ten has some not-so-obvious picks on our list of 10 Horns to watch  Hookem.com

Your trusted scribe visited Texas men's basketball practice earlier this month. Chatting with coach Shaka Smart, it was interesting to hear him reflect on the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:34 pm


Twin sisters from Texas split to attend separate US military academies - Fox News

Twin sisters from Texas split to attend separate US military academies  Fox News

Aubrie and Emma Kuhrt have always been inseparable, and they've always wanted to join the military. This summer, the twin sisters from Texas made the big ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:55 pm


5 takeaways from Texas A&M's availability: Aggies not overlooking Texas State with No. 1 Clemson looming - Dallas News

5 takeaways from Texas A&M's availability: Aggies not overlooking Texas State with No. 1 Clemson looming  Dallas News

COLLEGE STATION - One week separates today and Texas A&M's season opener against Texas State. Fall camp is over and game prep has begun.Here...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:21 pm


Texas QB Sam Ehlinger likely to 'crank it up a notch' - Yahoo Sports

Texas QB Sam Ehlinger likely to 'crank it up a notch'  Yahoo Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The hits came at Sam Ehlinger from just about every angle this summer. Baker Mayfield jabbed him first. Then Terry Bradshaw landed ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:13 pm


Brookshire Brothers breaks ground for store near Texas A&M campus - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Brookshire Brothers breaks ground for store near Texas A&M campus  Bryan-College Station Eagle

The Lufkin-based grocer Brookshire Brothers will open a location on the west side of the Texas A&M University campus in fall 2020.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:26 pm


A new Texas law orders a school board president to quit his job. But in defiance, he says, 'no' - Dallas News

A new Texas law orders a school board president to quit his job. But in defiance, he says, 'no'  Dallas News

You're like a bad penny.The speaker is White Settlement ISD School Board President Randy Armstrong.I'd been chasing him by phone for months,...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:48 pm


Measles cases in Texas could skyrocket due to unvaccinated children, study finds - Fox News

Measles cases in Texas could skyrocket due to unvaccinated children, study finds  Fox News

Large measles outbreaks could be more commonplace in Texas communities as an increasing number of children in the state show up to school unvaccinated, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:44 pm


Raytheon expanding $5 billion Texas presence with new McKinney facility, 500 high-tech jobs - Dallas News

Raytheon expanding $5 billion Texas presence with new McKinney facility, 500 high-tech jobs  Dallas News

This is a developing story and will be updated.Raytheon will expand its $5 billion presence in Texas with a new advanced manufacturing facility in...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:30 pm


Texas man claiming innocence executed for 1998 slaying of college student - UPI News

Texas man claiming innocence executed for 1998 slaying of college student  UPI News

Texas executed a man who maintained his innocence in the 1998 killing of a Houston college student, authorities said.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:12 am


Texas will require homeowners to disclose more flood risks to buyers - The Texas Tribune

Texas will require homeowners to disclose more flood risks to buyers  The Texas Tribune

The law, written by Sen. Joan Huffman, R-Houston, requires homeowners to disclose if their properties lie in a flood-prone area, have flooded before, or could ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:01 am


Man set to be executed for killing of Texas college student - ABC News

Man set to be executed for killing of Texas college student  ABC News

A Texas death row inmate who argued that his conviction was based on junk science was executed Wednesday for the abduction, rape and killing of a suburban ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:16 am


Former North Texas Real Estate Agent Ashley Williams Files For Bankruptcy, Clients Claim She Owes Them Thousands - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Former North Texas Real Estate Agent Ashley Williams Files For Bankruptcy, Clients Claim She Owes Them Thousands  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A former North Texas real estate agent, accused of taking nearly half-million dollars from her clients and business partners, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:42 pm


Rob Gronkowski spotted working out in Texas - The Boston Globe

Rob Gronkowski spotted working out in Texas  The Boston Globe

He is announcing the “next chapter” of his life on Tuesday as speculation looms about his return to the Patriots.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:32 pm


More Highways, More Problems - The Texas Observer

More Highways, More Problems  The Texas Observer

Highway expansion is the Lone Star State's status-quo solution to easing traffic—but it actually leads to more congestion and displaced communities.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:16 pm


While one Texas county shook off ransomware, small cities took full punch - Ars Technica

While one Texas county shook off ransomware, small cities took full punch  Ars Technica

Lubbock County managed to isolate the attack quickly. Others, not so much.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:57 pm


Texas Gov. Greg Abbott taps Hispanic former aide as secretary of state after noncitizen voter flap - Dallas News

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott taps Hispanic former aide as secretary of state after noncitizen voter flap  Dallas News

AUSTIN -- Gov. Greg Abbott, vexed by blowback over a close aide's probe last winter of possible voting by noncitizens, again has tapped a...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


Texas, Florida, and Ohio Are Among States That May Have Accidentally Decriminalized Marijuana - Teen Vogue

Texas, Florida, and Ohio Are Among States That May Have Accidentally Decriminalized Marijuana  Teen Vogue

This year at least three states have effectively inadvertently decriminalized the possession of marijuana. Florida, Texas, and Ohio have all passed laws ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:01 pm


Texas residents warned of parasite causing serious stomach illness - KTXS

Texas residents warned of parasite causing serious stomach illness  KTXS

Texas Health and Human services is warning residents of a parasite in Texas. During the past six summers, a large number ofCyclosporiasis cases have ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:58 pm


North Texas teen's lung failure linked to vaping - FOX 4 News

North Texas teen's lung failure linked to vaping  FOX 4 News

A North Texas teenager nearly died of lung failure and doctors are blaming his problem on vaping.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:23 pm


Texas shale towns grapple with growth as oil-bust fears fade - Reuters

Texas shale towns grapple with growth as oil-bust fears fade  Reuters

In west Texas, the center of the U.S. oil boom, about 3800 students at Permian High School are crammed into a campus designed for 2500, with 20 portable ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:13 am


Texas Emerges As A Battleground State Ahead Of 2020 Elections - NPR

Texas Emerges As A Battleground State Ahead Of 2020 Elections  NPR

Republican retirements from the House have given Democrats hope of expanding their gains next year in Texas, where changing demographics in suburbs ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:15 am


Texas parents sue school officials they say used Sharpie to cover son's new haircut - CNN

Texas parents sue school officials they say used Sharpie to cover son's new haircut  CNN

The parents of a middle school student are suing a Houston-area school district and school officials in federal court for allegedly coloring in his hair design ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:17 am


North Texas Teen Says Vaping Nearly Killed Him - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

North Texas Teen Says Vaping Nearly Killed Him  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Just a few days after the CDC announced it would investigate nearly 100 cases of severe lung illness linked with vaping, a Weatherford, Texas, teen has come ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:53 am


Texas (Kinda, Sorta) Accidentally Decriminalized Weed. Now What? - The Texas Observer

Texas (Kinda, Sorta) Accidentally Decriminalized Weed. Now What?  The Texas Observer

Texas lawmakers like to declare themselves leaders on criminal justice reform, but this session they mostly did nothing about it. During the 86th Texas ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:35 pm


22 Texas towns hit by coordinated ransomware attack - The Verge

22 Texas towns hit by coordinated ransomware attack  The Verge

More US towns have been hit by ransomware. Last Friday, 23 small Texas towns were affected by a coordinated ransomware attack that appears to have been ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:55 pm


Texas raises the legal smoking age, exempting members of the military - The Texas Tribune

Texas raises the legal smoking age, exempting members of the military  The Texas Tribune

Senate Bill 21, authored by Sen. Joan Huffman, a Republican from Houston, made Texas the 16th state to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21. by Riane ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:01 am


Texas' Driver Responsibility Program ends next month. Here's what that means for you. - The Texas Tribune

Texas' Driver Responsibility Program ends next month. Here's what that means for you.  The Texas Tribune

More than 600000 Texans will immediately be eligible to have their driver's licenses reinstated after the program's Sept. 1 repeal. The system was widely ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:01 am


Texas health officials investigate reports of lung disease in young e-cigarette users - Houston Chronicle

Texas health officials investigate reports of lung disease in young e-cigarette users  Houston Chronicle

The Texas Department of State Health Services announced Monday it is investigating cases of severe lung disease in Texas adolescents with a history of ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:10 pm


Four Texas Lakes to Be Drained Because Risk of Dam Spillways Failing Is So High - The Weather Channel

Four Texas Lakes to Be Drained Because Risk of Dam Spillways Failing Is So High  The Weather Channel

Four lakes along the Guadalupe River in Texas will be drained by the end of September after water officials decided spillway gates at the lakes are too ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:56 pm


Texas News Fact Check: Is a state income tax coming to Texas? - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Texas News Fact Check: Is a state income tax coming to Texas?  KRIS Corpus Christi News

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A proposition on November's ballot regarding personal income tax has caused some confusion among voters. Our KRIS 6 News ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:40 pm


Analysis: Texas presidential candidates and the strength of geography - The Texas Tribune

Analysis: Texas presidential candidates and the strength of geography  The Texas Tribune

As they retool and adjust their campaigns for the Democratic presidential nomination, two Texas politicians are finding their answers in the familiar — home and ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:01 am


A Texas-Size Political Scandal Threatens Powerful House Speaker - The New York Times

A Texas-Size Political Scandal Threatens Powerful House Speaker  The New York Times

Speaker Dennis Bonnen is one of the most influential Republicans in Texas. Did he try to cut a secret deal to undermine members of his own party?

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:39 pm


In Texas, cities' murder rates are declining, but Dallas' is rising — why? - The Texas Tribune

In Texas, cities' murder rates are declining, but Dallas' is rising — why?  The Texas Tribune

After May's 40 homicides, Gov. Greg Abbott deployed state troopers to Dallas. Despite some drops in violent crimes, city officials say they've done more harm ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 5:01 am


‘Hispanic invasion’: A white nationalist version of Texas that never existed - The Washington Post

‘Hispanic invasion’: A white nationalist version of Texas that never existed  The Washington Post

The alleged El Paso gunman who killed 22 people is believed to have posted a screed before his rampage Saturday decrying the "Hispanic invasion of Texas.

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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