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Bush Makes Surprise Visit To Sept. 11 Museum

Former President George W. Bush made a surprise visit to the Sept. 11 museum in New York City over the weekend.

12/17/2014

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More Than $1.7B Meant For Texas Highway Projects

More than $1.7 billion will be available for Texas highway projects because of a constitutional amendment that allows more money for roads, lawmakers said this week.

12/12/2014

Former head coach Mike Leach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders gives instructions to his defense against the Houston Cougars on September 26, 2009. (credit: Getty Images/Thomas B. Shea)

Appeal Denied In Ex-Texas Tech Coach’s Lawsuit

An appeal by ex-Texas Tech football coach Mike Leach in a lawsuit he had filed over his firing has been denied.

11/24/2014

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Environmental Violations At DuPont Plant

Records show dozens of minor or moderate state environmental violations over the past five years at a Houston-area chemical plant where four people died from toxic fumes this weekend.

11/17/2014

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San Antonio Gang Member Faces Execution

A farmer investigating a grass fire on a remote stretch of road near his South Texas home discovered the bodies of two men and a woman from San Antonio who had been shot, bound and wrapped in carpet that was set ablaze.

10/27/2014

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Texas Supreme Court To Get School Finance Appeal

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott’s office formally notified the Texas Supreme Court that it’s appealing a ruling that the state’s school finance system is unconstitutional.

09/26/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents detain undocumented immigrants near the U.S.-Mexico border (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

U.S. Plans Child Migrant Processing Center In Texas

The U.S. government has received permits to transform an empty 55,000-square foot warehouse into a processing facility for unaccompanied child immigrants who have entered the country illegally.

06/23/2014

The entrance sign to BNSF railway corporate headquarters campus in Fort Worth.

OSHA Orders BNSF To Reinstate 2 Workers, Back Pay

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has ordered Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway to reinstate workers in Montana and Wyoming, with back pay, after an agency investigation determined the employees were illegally fired after reporting they suffered a back injury at work.

05/20/2014

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Suggestions Offered After 2 Texas Firefighters Die

A review of a blaze that killed two Texas firefighters has led to recommendations for better communication among personnel and more attention to fire potential in concealed spaces.

05/19/2014

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UK Scientists Slam Flu Drug In Ongoing Debate

British scientists say there isn’t enough evidence to prove the antiviral drug Tamiflu reduces the spread of flu.

04/10/2014

Flight officer Rayan Gharazeddine, on board a Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion, scans for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean on March 22, 2014. (credit: ROB GRIFFITH/AFP/Getty Images)

Pilot’s Mental Health A Concern Amid Jet Mystery

Reinforced doors, body scanners, pat-downs, elaborate crew maneuvers when a pilot has to use the restroom…but what if the pilot is the problem?

03/23/2014

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Cleanup Of Thick Oil Spilled Into Galveston Bay Begins

The cleanup of an unknown amount of thick, sticky oil that spilled into the Galveston Bay blocked the movement Sunday of about 60 ships.

03/23/2014

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