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Texas legislators file 9 bills to eliminate some taxes

Texas legislators file 9 bills to eliminate some taxes

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is working with state lawmakers to repeal nine state taxes during the 2015 legislative session.

Texas 'brisket bandit' on the loose!

San Antonio, Texas, is dealing with a so-called "brisket bandit'. Authorities say the mystery crook breaks into barbecue restaurants stealing hundreds of dollars worth of meat. This time, the heist was caught on camera.
Rangers react to Josh Hamilton’s reported drug use

Rangers react to Josh Hamilton’s reported drug use

The number of Texas Rangers who were teammates with Josh Hamilton has dropped the past few seasons, but those who remain on the club have heard about his reported relapse with cocaine.
Texans’ David Quessenberry says he’s in remission

Texans’ David Quessenberry says he’s in remission

When Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry found out from his oncologist that his cancer was in remission, he celebrated.
Border agents rescue double amputee immigrant from top of fence

Border agents rescue double amputee immigrant from top of fence

Border Patrols agents in the RGV Sector report that they rescued a double amputee immigrant who was abandoned by a group of other immigrants.
Mexican police escort travelers to ensure safety

Mexican police escort travelers to ensure safety

Mexican local and state police are now working together to escort you and allow you safe travels on the typically dangerous roads between neighboring cities in Mexico.
Carlisle, Rondo had heated exchange during 99-92 win over Toronto

Carlisle, Rondo had heated exchange during 99-92 win over Toronto

As the Raptors were in control of the game, Carlisle wanted Rondo to call a timeout.
Ryan Mallett says he wants to stay in Houston

Ryan Mallett says he wants to stay in Houston

During an appearance with teammates at Texas Children’s Hospital on Wednesday, quarterback Ryan Mallett made it clear that he’s hoping to sign a new contract that will keep him in Houston.

BBQ bandit strikes again

San Antonio's "BBQ Bandit" has struck again.
Jury finds Eddie Ray Routh guilty in 'American Sniper' case

Jury finds Eddie Ray Routh guilty in 'American Sniper' case

It took a Texas jury less than three hours to find Eddie Ray Routh guilty of capital murder in the deaths of two men, including Chris Kyle, the author of the bestselling book "American Sniper."
'American Sniper' case goes to jury

'American Sniper' case goes to jury

The arguments are over. The fate of Eddie Ray Routh now rests with the jury.
Fort Hood soldier fatally shoots 3, kills self

Fort Hood soldier fatally shoots 3, kills self

A Fort Hood soldier killed two neighbors before fatally shooting his wife and then himself in an off-post domestic dispute, police said.
Mavericks realize Amar’e Stoudemire is special

Mavericks realize Amar’e Stoudemire is special

The excitement level from Amar’e Stoudemire’s debut with the Dallas Mavericks has gone through the roof.
Big changes coming in March to Texas vehicle inspection, registration program

Big changes coming in March to Texas vehicle inspection, registration program

Get ready for a new Texas Two Step.
$5,000 reward offered for most wanted fugitive from Laredo

$5,000 reward offered for most wanted fugitive from Laredo

The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Iris Iliana Rodriguez, 25, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list.