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Families not allowed to see inmate victims in Texas prison bus crash

Family members of inmates who survived Wednesday's bus wreck are frustrated. They want to see their loved ones at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, but can't.

Texas cold case cracked

Thirty years of police work went into a judge calling the name of Edmond Beauregard Degan, 57, in a downtown Houston, Texas courtroom Thursday. Degan is charged with the capital murder of Yleen Kennedy.
Mavericks concerned about Rondo’s health

Mavericks concerned about Rondo’s health

Since Dirk Nowitzki and Tyson Chandler basically sat out Wednesday’s game in Denver so they could receive some rest on the second end of a back-to-back, the player who also sat out that game, whom the Dallas Mavericks are most concerned a

Federal hearing: 26 States fighting to stop President's executive order

In Brownsville federal court, Texas and other states are pushing for a temporary injunction to block President Barack Obama's executive order, that will reduce the threat of deportation for millions of undocumented immigrants.
TCU’s Patterson wins Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

TCU’s Patterson wins Paul ‘Bear’ Bryant Coach of the Year Award

 It looks good on paper.
Jerry Jones: Cowboys can be players in free agency

Jerry Jones: Cowboys can be players in free agency

 The Cowboys already have $138.2 million committed to next season and the salary cap is projected to be in the $140 million range.

Full Text: Rick Perry gives final address to Texas legislature

Rick Perry gave his final address to the Texas legislature in Austin Thursday afternoon. You can read the full text from his speech below:
PFWA announces Jerry Jones as 2014 NFL Executive of the Year

PFWA announces Jerry Jones as 2014 NFL Executive of the Year

Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones has been named the Professional Football Writers of America’s Exe

Texas mom of infant found in house with meth and feces speaks out

"When I went to work, I asked Jessie... Jessie I'm asking you to help me get out of this," said Robynne Cox. 

Conditions released on passengers injured in deadly Texas prison bus crash

Thursday morning update: Below is an update on the conditions of those involved in Wednesday’s bus accident, according to the TDCJ.
Shutting down the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas

Shutting down the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas

They called themselves Slick, Thumper, Popeye and Stubby. Bam Bam, Dutch, Chopper. Colorful nicknames for some of the guys playing ball for the local weekend league? Not quite.

Cujo comes home

A wounded veteran has been reunited with his therapy dog after it ran away on Sunday and was run over on Tuesday morning.

Surprising stats: Texas' financially irresponsible cities

Overall, Texas is ahead of much of the nation when it comes to job growth and economic development, but how long will it last? While the current climate may be bright and sunny, storm clouds could soon be rolling in.

Trevone Boykin reacts to winning Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

KETK's Garrett Sanders was live at the Earl Campbell tyler Rose Award Banquet. TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin won.
TCU QB named Earl Campbell Award winner

TCU QB named Earl Campbell Award winner

Texas Christian University's star quarterback Trevone Boykin has been named the Earl Campbell Award Player of the Year. The announcement was made Wednesday night at Willow Brook Country Club in Tyler.