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June 14, 2019 - 10:31 pm
Illegal immigrants from Africa pouring into San Antonio; journalist Urs Gehriger on what he learned speaking with those migrants. Watch the latest video at
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June 13, 2019 - 6:01 pm
A Texas-based water park company on Thursday announced an agreement to sell two of its attractions and will also give the buyer the right to acquire its Kansas site where a 10-year-old boy was killed nearly three years ago. Schlitterbahn said in a news release it sold a water park and resort in New...
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May 27, 2019 - 11:27 am
Over the past three decades, federal and local governments have poured more than $5 billion into buying tens of thousands of properties that are susceptible to flooding. An analysis of federal data by The Associated Press shows those buyouts have been getting more expensive. Many of the costliest...
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May 20, 2019 - 8:38 pm
A teenage Guatemala migrant died Monday in U.S. custody after he was diagnosed with the flu. The teen, identified by U.S. Customs and Border Protection as Carlos Gregorio Hernandez Vasquez, 16, was the fifth minor from Guatemala to die after being apprehended by U.S. border agents since December...
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May 19, 2019 - 7:36 pm
Dee Margo weighs in on President Trump's new immigration policy proposal. Watch the latest video at
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May 09, 2019 - 12:48 pm
Heavy rain, tornadoes and flash flooding force evacuations in Texas, Missouri and Iowa; Ray Bogan reports. Watch the latest video at
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April 06, 2019 - 12:23 am
Two major chemical plant fires near Houston just 17 days apart closed schools, leaked toxic chemicals into coastal waters and killed a worker, but there's a good chance they won't lead to big industry crackdowns in oil-friendly Texas. Federal investigators have yet to announce what caused either...
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Harris County Fire Marshal's Office via AP
April 02, 2019 - 7:27 pm
A tank holding a flammable chemical caught fire at a Texas plant Tuesday, killing one worker, critically injuring two others and sending panicked employees fleeing over a fence to safety. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez confirmed the fatality in a tweet and said the two injured had been taken by...
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March 14, 2019 - 11:13 pm
Devon Dotson scored 17 points, Dedric Lawson added 16 and No. 17 Kansas pulled away in the second half for a 65-57 victory over Texas on Thursday night in the Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals. David McCormack added 13 points and a career-best nine rebounds for the third-seeded Jayhawks (24-9), who...
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February 07, 2019 - 1:54 pm
Medical authorities say 24-year-old William Brown was killed when pieces of his vaporizer pen severed his left carotid artery and damaged his skull. Watch the latest video at
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