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Video Of Daycare Worker Pulling Black Girl's Hair Sparks Investigation
LaQuitta Wilson said she's angry that her daughter was "physically abused" by someone who was supposed to keep her safe.
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Ex-World Series MVP John Wetteland Charged With Child Sexual Abuse
Authorities in Texas say the retired pitcher is accused of continued sexual abuse of a child under 14.
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Texas Chili's Waitress Missing After Watching Movie With Co-Worker
Emily Wade's mother is desperate for answers.
Julian Castro, Former Obama Housing Chief, Announces 2020 Presidential Run
The former San Antonio mayor called out the "crisis of leadership" in the White House while firmly planting himself in the Democratic Party's progressive wing.
Sheriff Uses Cardboard Deputies To Fight Crime
A Texas lawman has come up with a clever way to stop speeders.
Trump On Mexico Funding Wall, National Emergency
Before departing for McAllen, Texas, President Donald Trump said he would almost “definitely” declare a national emergency if he doesn’t get funding for the border wall. He also denied having ever promised that Mexico would directly fund the wall.
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Trump Reaffirms He'll Almost 'Definitely' Declare National Emergency
By Patricia Zengerle and Steve Holland, Reuters
“I have the absolute right to declare a national emergency. I’m not prepared to do that yet but if I have to I will ... I may do it."
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2 Texas Men Charged With Hate Crimes For Using Grindr To Beat, Rob Gay Men
Authorities say Daniel Jenkins and Michael Atkinson subjected the men to gay slurs and smeared feces on at least one of them.
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Zero Lawmakers Representing Border Districts Support Donald Trump's Wall
The nine House members representing border districts from California to Texas voted in favor of reopening the government without additional money for the wall.
Kroger Manager Accused of Racial Profiling After Calling Cops On Black Teens Buying Snacks
"I asked him what we did, and he was like, ‘We’ve had problems with people like you before,’” one teen said.
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Suspect Charged With Murder In The Jazmine Barnes Killing In Houston
Police say the shooting may have been a case of mistaken identity.
Beto O'Rourke Is 'Supportive Of The Concept' Of A Green New Deal
Alexander C. Kaufman
The former Texas congressman joins an increasingly crowded field of potential 2020 contenders in flirting with the sweeping climate policy.
14-Year-Old Driver Charged With Murder After Egg Prank Turns Deadly
The boy was allegedly pelting cars with eggs, which led to a high-speed chase that killed 45-year-old Silvia Zavala.
Reward For 7-Year-Old's Killer Climbs To $100,000 As Texas Manhunt Continues
Jazmine Barnes was shot in a car with her mother and three sisters on Sunday.
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Texas County Swears In 17 Black Female Judges In 'Extraordinary Moment In History'
The newly sworn-in elected officials were featured in a viral photo showcasing black women running for judgeships.
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Manhunt Underway After 7-Year-Old Girl Killed In Suspected Random Shooting
Jazmine Barnes was sitting in her mother's car when a man drove up and fired into the vehicle before fleeing, authorities said.
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Man With Gun Told Police He Was Going To Texas Church To Fulfill 'A Prophecy'
Seguin police arrested 33-year-old Tony Albert, who they said was wearing tactical gear and carrying extra ammunition.
Richard Overton, Nation's Oldest World War II Veteran, Dead At 112
By PAUL J. WEBER, AP
“Richard Overton made us proud to be Texans and proud to be Americans,” Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said.
Health Care In Texas Is A Nightmare For Women Restaurant Workers
This pregnant restaurant owner is fighting for better access in her industry.
Ex-Obama Housing Chief Julian Castro Takes Step Toward 2020 Presidential Run
The 44-year-old former San Antonio mayor said he'll announce a decision Jan. 12.
Lawsuit Urges Court To Make Blake Farenthold's Employer Stop Paying Him
A Texas newspaper is suing the Calhoun Port Authority for hiring the disgraced former lawmaker without public notice, in violation of state law.
George H.W. Bush Funeral Details Released
The 41st president will be buried Thursday at his presidential library and museum at Texas A&M University.
Texas Sues San Antonio In First Test Of Sanctuary City Immigration Crackdown
Opponents dismissed the lawsuit from Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, based on a Republican-backed law, as a “publicity stunt.”
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This Woman Got 8 Years In Prison For Illegal Voting. Texas Is Showing No Mercy.
Rosa Maria Ortega's case illustrates the enormous discretion that prosecutors have in how harshly they pursue voter fraud.
Top GOP Senator Says Texas Is 'No Longer A Reliably Red State'
“We are on the precipice of turning purple, and we’ve got a lot of work to do" to keep Texas red, Sen. John Cornyn said on Monday.
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Texas Students Will Soon Learn That Slavery Played ‘Central Role’ In Sparking Civil War
The Texas Board of Education has approved revisions to social studies curriculums, but some educators say the changes don't go far enough.
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