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Woman and 2-Year-Old Grandson Found Slain Near Huntsville, Texas

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a woman and her 2-year-old grandson have been found slain in a rural Central Texas home.

The Texas Department of Public Safety says no one has been arrested over the killings near Huntsville

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University of Texas Receiver Cayleb Jones Charged With Assault, Leaving Longhorns

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas wide receiver Cayleb Jones has been released five months after he was accused of punching a Longhorns tennis player and breaking his jaw.

Coach Mack Brown on Wednesday night said Jones has been given an unconditional release and wished him well

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Woman on Texas Death Row Gets Execution Date

HOUSTON (AP) — A woman on Texas death row has received an execution date.

Suzanne Basso is set to die early next year for the 1998 beating death of a 59-year-old mentally impaired man who was lured from New Jersey to the Houston area under the guise of a marriage promise

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Texas Teacher Jailed For Filming Undressing Student

 

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A former South Texas high school teacher has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for hiding a camera in a closet and videotaping a female student changing clothes.

The San Antonio Express-News reported Tuesday that 56

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Details of Six Flags Roller Coaster Victim’s Death Released

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A coroner says the passenger killed while riding a Texas roller coaster was ejected from her seat and plummeted about 75 feet before striking a metal beam.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office released additional details Tuesday on the death of 52

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Texas Woman Hides Cocaine in Car Battery
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Texas Woman Arrested With 12 Pounds of Cocaine Hidden in Truck Battery

LA GRANGE, Texas (AP) — A South Texas woman faces a drug charge after about 12 pounds of cocaine turned up hidden in the battery of her vehicle bound for Houston.

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office says Alma R

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Woman Falls to Her Death While Riding Roller Coaster at Six Flags Over Texas [UPDATED]

A woman has died while riding a roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.

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Multiple People Rescued From Houston Home After Being Held Captive for Up to a Decade

There’s another crazy story of captivity and this time it’s centered around a house in Houston.

Houston police say they've rescued four homeless men who were being held captive in "deplorable co

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