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Texas lawmaker says it’s time to stop ‘warehousing’ immigrant children

Sun Jul 20, 2014 5:39 pm

Texas lawmaker says it’s time to stop ‘warehousing’ immigrant children FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas is running out of room to house the thousands of Central American children who illegally crossed the border.And Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, says the solution is not t...


Second chance? Perry in Iowa again courting voters

Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:58 pm

Second chance? Perry in Iowa again courting voters By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Iowa for the fourth time in eight months, hoping for a second chance to win over Republican voters who delivered him a stinging caucu...


Prison roof in Texas collapses, 19 inmates injured

Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:57 pm

Prison roof in Texas collapses, 19 inmates injured DIBOLL, Texas (AP) — Authorities say the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 19 injured inmates to hospitals.One of tho...


VIDEO/Dallas-Ft.Worth: Immigration Debate Hits DFW Overpasses

Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:01 pm

VIDEO/Dallas-Ft.Worth: Immigration Debate Hits DFW Overpasses Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas: Immigration Debate Hits DFW Overpasses  Some 70 protestors at one overpass demonstrated with sayings and signs that illegal immigrant children should not be given shel...


Official: Fewer kids detained recently at border

Thu Jul 17, 2014 8:49 pm

Official: Fewer kids detained recently at border By Christopher Sherman, Associated Press
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol has detained fewer unaccompanied children entering South Texas illegally in the past 10 days, agency officials said Thursday.In recent months, the...


VIDEO: Denton City Council rejects fracking ban

Wed Jul 16, 2014 11:24 am

VIDEO: Denton City Council rejects fracking ban DENTON, Texas (AP) — The council governing a North Texas city that sits atop a large natural gas reserve rejected a bid early Wednesday that would have made it the first city in the state to ...


Mama the elephant deals with aging at Dallas Zoo

Mon Jul 14, 2014 11:15 am

By ANNA KUCHMENT, The Dallas Morning News
DALLAS (AP) — Early one morning, Mama the elephant embarks on a medical routine that many seniors would find familiar, if daunting.First, she pops some pills — 144, in her case, for con...


Waco area sets record for child removal cases

Sun Jul 13, 2014 4:43 pm

Waco area sets record for child removal cases WACO, Texas (AP) — Child abuse and neglect allegations around Waco are skyrocketing and pulling a record number of kids from their families. Records show that 232 children in McLennan...


Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court

Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:38 pm

Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court By Michael Graczyk, Associated Press
HOUSTON (AP) — A man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, after forcing his way into their suburban Houston home collapsed in court twice Friday as...


VIDEO: More immigrants detained in Texas

Fri Jul 11, 2014 12:13 pm

VIDEO: More immigrants detained in Texas A group of immigrants was detained along the Rio Grande in South Texas on Thursday as congress discussed the immigration crisis. Outlines of a possible congressional compromise to address the crisi...


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