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Coast Guard finds net with hundreds of dead sharks

Tue Jul 1, 2014 8:25 pm

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Coast Guard crew patrolling in the Gulf of Mexico off South Padre Island has found an illegal net containing hundreds of dead sharks.A Coast Guard statement Tuesday sa...


$12 million Lotto Texas jackpot goes unclaimed

Mon Jun 30, 2014 8:51 pm

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — There's a winner of a $12 million grand prize from the Jan. 1 Lotto Texas drawing.

As it turns out, it's the state's public schools.


Children Entering Texas: Hughes says funding surge will increase border security

Sat Jun 28, 2014 11:14 pm

By Calvin Maynard calvinmaynardtmt@gmail.com
State Rep. Bryan Hughes, R-Mineola, returned from a tour of the Rio Grande Valley with federal, state and local officials last week and is recommending a surge of funding, equipment and personnel t...


Group puts Baylor College of Medicine on probation

Sat Jun 28, 2014 9:14 pm

Group puts Baylor College of Medicine on probation HOUSTON (AP) — An accrediting group cited more than a dozen administrative areas of concern in placing Baylor College of Medicine on probation, a downgrade that school officials hope will be ...


VIDEO/Texas: Dallas County To House Up To 2,000 Immigrant Children

Sat Jun 28, 2014 7:24 pm

VIDEO/Texas: Dallas County To House Up To 2,000 Immigrant Children As many as 2,000 unaccompanied immigrant children will be brought to Dallas by the end of July. The county will be prepared to offer lodging to undocumented children who are currently in holding fa...


Wendy Davis: Talk that she can't win race 'absurd'

Sat Jun 28, 2014 4:04 pm

By PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press
DALLAS (AP) — Democrat Wendy Davis said Saturday it's "absurd" to suggest her chances of becoming Texas governor are fading as some supporters grow restless with a campaign fortified with nationa...


Dripping Springs - Police: Couple kept son locked away for years

Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:26 pm

Dripping Springs - Police: Couple kept son locked away for years By Associated Press
DRIPPING SPRINGS — A man arrested for burglary in a Central Texas town told police he had been held captive for at least four years by his adoptive parents in a garage apartment locked on the...


Obama nominates 3 to Texas judicial vacancies

Fri Jun 27, 2014 8:36 am

DALLAS (AP) — The San Antonio-based lead federal prosecutor for West Texas, a federal magistrate for East Texas and a patent and product liability lawyer from Texarkana, Texas, have been nominate...


'Bullet train' cleared for environmental review

Wed Jun 25, 2014 7:59 pm

By Associated Press
HOUSTON (AP) — Federal rail regulators have cleared the proposed Dallas-to-Houston "bullet train" project for an environmental review.The Federal Railroad Administration published a "notice of in...


State changing to one sticker for inspections, registrations

Tue Jun 24, 2014 10:30 pm

By ADAM RUSSELL arussell@tylerpaper.com
The state is doing away with the inspection sticker. Vehicles will still require inspections, but two stickers on Texas windshields will be a thing of the past as of March 2015. The change would co...


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