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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

Statewide News

HIV-infected teacher accused of sexually assaulting Texas teenager

A 43-year-old Texas music teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy he met online. Authorities stated he possibly transmitted HIV to the boy.
Longhorns fan falls over railing at AT&T Stadium

Longhorns fan falls over railing at AT&T Stadium

A University of Texas fan was injured Saturday after he fell over a railing. 
Deadliest drugs in Southeast Texas

Deadliest drugs in Southeast Texas

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a roundup of law enforcement opinion in Southeast Texas shows the top dangerous-drug problems still is methamphetamine, whether clumsily cooked in someone's microwave locally or imported from perhaps
Store owner kills would-be robber in SE Houston

Store owner kills would-be robber in SE Houston

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Usman Seth was minding his family's convenience store on Scranton Street in southeast Houston when a man barged in just after 10 p.m. Friday.
Cowboys get first win of season in Tennessee

Cowboys get first win of season in Tennessee

The Dallas Cowboys  used a power running game and solid defense to smash Tennessee 26-10. Read more at Star-Telegram.com
Texans destroy Raiders, start season 2-0

Texans destroy Raiders, start season 2-0

J.J. Watt got the party started with his first-quarter touchdown as Houston moves to 2-0 on the young season with the convincing win in Oakland.

First hand look at a group of armed Americans patrolling the border

A controversial group of citizens have been patrolling the border for the last 3 months. Their mission is to deter illegal immigrants from crossing the border. They call themselves 'The Patriots'.
East Texas high school football standings

East Texas high school football standings

Here are the East Texas high school football standings. Area teams are starting their third week of play.
Cowboys’ Witten: Rice’s punch ‘unacceptable’ for NFL and ‘men in this world’

Cowboys’ Witten: Rice’s punch ‘unacceptable’ for NFL and ‘men in this world’

At age 11, Witten, his mother and two brothers had to take refuge with his maternal grandfather in Elizabethton, Tenn., to escape an abusive father.

Texas murder suspect killed in shootout with U.S. marshals

U.S. marshals fatally shot a murder suspect and captured another after a shootout near Houston, Texas Thursday.
Drones Join Search for Missing Fort Worth Woman

Drones Join Search for Missing Fort Worth Woman

The search for missing Fort Worth woman Christina Morris is getting more aggressive. Texas Equusearch plans to use drones to scour wooded and high grass areas.
Houston man executed in deaths of estranged lover, her brother

Houston man executed in deaths of estranged lover, her brother

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Willie Tyrone Trottie, condemned for the murder of his estranged wife and her brother, went to his death in Texas' execution chamber Wednesday offering apologies to his victims' family.
Galveston cops chase purse thief

Galveston cops chase purse thief

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas police are looking for a man in a cowboy hat who they say stole 15 purses and eluded authorities after a chase down the interstate.

Left on the bus

A 4-year-old Texas girl is safe and back with her family after being left on a sweltering school bus for several hours Wednesday.

Texas girl, 4, left in sweltering school bus for hours

A 4-year-old Texas girl is safe and back with her family after being left on a sweltering school bus for several hours Wednesday.