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Texas Woman Seeks $123M For False Facebook Profile

A Texas woman has filed a $123 million lawsuit contending that Facebook failed to remove a false profile of her created by a former friend who superimposed her face over pornographic images.

08/21/2014

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Feds: Convictions Are ‘Decapitation’ Of Aryan Brotherhood

Authorities say they have dealt a major blow to the illegal operations of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood of Texas as dozen of members plead guilty to federal racketeering charges.

08/13/2014

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Trapped Mosquito Could Carry Rare Virus

Health officials in Houston believe they’ve trapped a mosquito carrying a virus known as chikungunya, raising the possibility of people becoming infected locally.

08/08/2014

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Lt. Governor Hopefuls Give Dueling Speeches

The state senators vying to be the next Texas lieutenant governor are set to address the same audience.

08/07/2014

A group of friends are hunted by a family of cannibals – including the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface – while visiting an old home. There are several sequels and remakes that all bare the franchise name (shown above), but few come close to the original’s thrills. (credit: New Line Cinema)

‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ Actress Marilyn Burns Dies At 65

Actress Marilyn Burns, perhaps best known as the heroine in the 1974 cult hit ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre,’ has died. She was 65.

08/06/2014

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Texas Firm Offers Space Flights For Pet Remains

Memorial space flights for four-legged loved ones will start this fall by a Houston company that already sends human remains into space.

07/30/2014

The Astrodome in Houston. (credit: David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

State Designation Could Save Astrodome

The Texas Historical Commission is poised to decide whether to designate the Astrodome a “state antiquities landmark,” which would make it harder to demolish.

07/30/2014

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Texas Company Recalls Some Ready-To-Eat Items

Federal regulators say Great American Marketing of Houston has recalled about 475 pounds of ready-to-eat products due to possible listeria contamination.

07/25/2014

Chuck Knoblauch #11  of the New York Yankees (Credit: Al Bello/ALLSPORT)

MLB Star Knoblauch Charged In Houston With Assaulting Ex-Wife

Former baseball star Chuck Knoblauch has been charged with misdemeanor assault after authorities in Houston say he hit and pushed his ex-wife.

07/24/2014

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Inmates Hurt In Texas Prison Roof Collapse

Authorities said that the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and sending 19 injured inmates to hospitals.

07/19/2014

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Hired Texas Mover Steals Family’s Belongings

A man posing as a mover pleaded guilty to defrauding a family and stealing over $44,000 worth of belongings. He was sentenced to 8 years confinement.

07/18/2014

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Transplant Recipients Compete In Sports

This week, organ transplant recipients are competing against each other in the Donate Life Transplant Games, a multi-sport event designed to raise awareness of organ transplants.

07/16/2014

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