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Officials: 2,000 illegal immigrant children could be relocated to Dallas

Officials: 2,000 illegal immigrant children could be relocated to Dallas

As Texas continues to deal with a huge influx of undocumented immigrant children, federal officials are looking in Dallas for facilities to take care of them.
Abbott: Ask Chemical Plants What's Inside

Abbott: Ask Chemical Plants What's Inside

Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott, under fire for blocking public access to state records documenting the location of dangerous chemicals, said
Border Patrol union: ruling could harm agents

Border Patrol union: ruling could harm agents

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Boy saving up to buy Legos buys water, Gatorade for emergency responders instead

Boy saving up to buy Legos buys water, Gatorade for emergency responders instead

A Dallas area boy, with a huge heart, made a gracious donation to are first responders and is encouraging others to do the same.
Collisions kill 14 in weeks before holiday weekend ramp-up

Collisions kill 14 in weeks before holiday weekend ramp-up

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; the deaths of five people in a wrong-way collision Sunday increased the tally of drunken-driving deaths in Harris County to nine over the past eight days, prompting officials to plead with residents for respo

Vandals spray paint '666' on Dallas church, landmarks

Police in Dallas are trying to figure out if they have a hate crime on their hands after someone spray-painted 666 on a half-dozen Dallas landmarks.
Dead sharks found in illegal gill net near Mexico maritime border

Dead sharks found in illegal gill net near Mexico maritime border

Coast Guard crews in South Texas located and recovered a gill net with 65 deceased sharks Monday.
Rangers DFA Saunders, call up Mikolas

Rangers DFA Saunders, call up Mikolas

The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has designated left-handed pitcher Joe Saunders for assignment and recalled right-haned pitcher Miles Mikolas.
Texas cheerleader's hunting photos at center of controversy

Texas cheerleader's hunting photos at center of controversy

EDITOR'S NOTE: Pictures in this story could be considered graphic in nature and are not suitable for all audiences.

Texas officers' photo of kindness goes viral

Two police officers in Texas are getting praise after a photo of them buying groceries for a needy family hit the web. It's a photo that's gone viral in Victoria-- two police officers and a basket of groceries.
FIFA: U.S. World Cup fans most active online; Texas top 5 in states

FIFA: U.S. World Cup fans most active online; Texas top 5 in states

The results of Tuesday's knockout-round match with Belgium remain to be seen. But online, Team USA is already a World Cup winner.

Authorities find decomposed body of illegal immigrant near Texas border

Authorities are working to get the body of a Guatemalan boy back to his family.
Rick Perry's busy summer schedule

Rick Perry's busy summer schedule

Rick Perry's headed back to South Carolina Tuesday and Wednesday.
5th Circuit opinion favors water suppliers

5th Circuit opinion favors water suppliers

State and local water planning agencies in Texas and across the drought-stricken West were handed a narrow victory by federal judges on Monday, vindicating their decisions to
Ten Commandments sign may prompt rule change

Ten Commandments sign may prompt rule change

Faced with a legal challenge over an East Texas homeowner’s Ten Commandments lawn sign, the Texas Transportation Commission is considerin