University of Texas survey: 1 in 7 female students raped

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Nearly 15 percent of female undergraduates at the University of Texas at Austin reported being raped in a survey released by officials at the 50,000-student campus Friday. The survey comes at a time when Baylor University and state lawmakers are facing a widespread sexual assault scandal involving football players at the…

Conspicuous man accused of McDonald's stickup with hairbrush

GROVES, Texas (AP) - Police say a man clad in a leopard-print robe, black mask, orange Croc's, orange gloves and armed only with a hairbrush held up a McDonald's restaurant in Southeast Texas. Gevondis Demond Joseph was arrested after a brief police chase shortly after the 5 a.m. Thursday holdup in Groves, about 20 miles southeast of Beaumont,

Gregg County mother, son indicted on federal charges involving student financial aid fraud

A federal grand jury indicted a Gregg County mother and son on multiple counts of student financial aid fraud. The indictment reveals that between June 2013 and September 2015, Gracie Brisco, 54, and Robert Brisco, 29, of Longview, “aided and abetted by each other and others, knowingly and willfully misapplied, stole, and obtained by fraud,

Perry calls for investigation of Texas A&M's election of gay student body president

Bobby Brooks, a junior at Texas A&M, made history this month when he was elected as the university's first openly gay student body president. Nearly two decades prior, Rick Perry, also an A&M alumnus, made his own bit of university history when he became the first Aggie to serve as governor of Texas. But for their shared school pride, these men

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Traffic stop leads to more than a $11 million drug seizure

WESLACO - The Texas Department of Public Safety seized nearly a ton of marijuana and arrested one person after a weekend traffic stop in Hidalgo County. About 12:45 p.m. Saturday, a DPS Trooper stopped a tractor-trailer heading north on U.S.…

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