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Lawmakers question Perry's funding of national guard

Lawmakers question Perry's funding of national guard

Some Texas lawmakers are questioning Gov.
McKinney Couple Upset by D/FWAirport Expansion

McKinney Couple Upset by D/FWAirport Expansion

Nobody likes ducking under planes but for John and Annette Powell, that's their day-to-day life. The Powells live right next door to McKinney National Airport.
Thousands of Houstonians turn out to rally for Israel

Thousands of Houstonians turn out to rally for Israel

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; after returning recently from an emotional trip to Israel, the head of the Jewish Federation of Houston joined thousands rallying to support Israel Sunday at Congregation Beth Israel in southwest Houston.

Texas woman survives flesh-eating bacteria

A Texas woman is recovering after a trip to the beach quickly turned into a life-threatening scare. 
Tony Romo won’t play Thursday in Cowboys’ preseason opener

Tony Romo won’t play Thursday in Cowboys’ preseason opener

Tony Romo expects to sit out Thursday’s preseason opener against the San Diego Chargers, which led to extended work for the quarterback Sunday.
24-year-old ICE detainee dies in south Texas hospital

24-year-old ICE detainee dies in south Texas hospital

 A 24-year-old Salvadoran national, who had been in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Removal Operations custody since June 27, 2014, died Sunday, August 3 at Laredo Medical Center.

Thief takes million in goods from Texas woman's 3-story closet

A Texas socialite's lavish three-story closet was burglarized Friday night. The thief nabbed three Birkin bags worth $60,000 each and then filled those purses with even more expensive jewels.
Reward increased to $13,000 for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender

Reward increased to $13,000 for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender

The reward for John Arthur Volker, 50, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August.
Kendall Jones makes first public appearance since media firestorm

Kendall Jones makes first public appearance since media firestorm

A 19-year old Texas Tech cheerleader who garnered national attention, and criticism, over her big game hunting photos from Africa made her first public appearance since the controversy on Saturday.

Ohio water crisis a warning for Texas, other states

The harmful toxin found in Lake Erie that caused a water crisis in Ohio's fourth-largest city this weekend has raised concerns nationally
With uncertainty, schools prepare for new arrivals

With uncertainty, schools prepare for new arrivals

Federal officials along the border have scrambled in the last few months to house and care for tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors from Central

Dallas Cops Unhappy on Job

The Dallas Police Association asked 1,000 Dallas cops if they liked their job. Survey says NO… by 54%.
Deputies fire at suspect to end Cypress standoff

Deputies fire at suspect to end Cypress standoff

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a robbery suspect was fatally shot to end a two-and-a-half-hour standoff Sunday in northwest Harris County.
Dez Bryant and J.J. Wilcox mix it up in training camp

Dez Bryant and J.J. Wilcox mix it up in training camp

Bryant got into Wilcox’s face after a big hit Sunday and a fight broke out. Wilcox didn’t back down and threw a few wild haymakers at Bryant.
As camp begins, Texas suspends three more players

As camp begins, Texas suspends three more players

Texas coach Charlie Strong said Sunday he has suspended three more players for an undisclosed violation of team rules and “games will be taken away from them.”