Texas

August 10, 2018 - 6:54 pm
The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. has jumped by 13 this week to 1,057. At this time a year ago there were 949 active rigs. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes reported Friday that 869 rigs drilled for oil this week and 186 for gas. Two were listed as...
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July 27, 2018 - 5:54 pm
The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by two this week to 1,048. At this time a year ago there were 958 active rigs. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes reported Friday that 861 rigs drilled for oil this week and 186 for gas. One was listed as...
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July 20, 2018 - 6:20 pm
Texas prison officials are offering cold water, cold showers and opportunities to cool off in air-conditioned chapels and offices to thousands of inmates in lock-ups without central air-conditioning in a wide swath of the state under an excessive-heat warning. Texas Department of Criminal Justice...
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June 29, 2018 - 4:53 pm
Disgraced ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar and a former trainer were charged with sexual assault on Friday following an investigation involving an elite gymnastics center in Texas. A grand jury indicted Nassar on six counts of second-degree sexual assault of a child, while a former trainer, Debra Van...
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June 23, 2018 - 10:25 am
Prosecutors say 20 people have been indicted and arrested in a West Texas-based drug trafficking and smuggling ring. A federal grand jury in Lubbock indicted the suspects on a charge of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine, cocaine, and marijuana. The...
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May 20, 2018 - 7:29 am
How can tragedies like the Santa Fe school shooting be prevented? Retired Delta Force operator Lt. Col. Jim Reese discusses strategic and tactical solutions. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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May 18, 2018 - 10:05 am
Houston-area media citing unnamed law enforcement officials are reporting that there are fatalities following a shooting at a high school. Television station KHOU and the Houston Chronicle are citing unnamed federal, county and police officials following the shooting early Friday at Santa Fe High...
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May 13, 2018 - 11:35 am
Penelope the dog spent months and thousands of miles apart from her home before social media reunited the pup with her owners. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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May 04, 2018 - 9:08 pm
Former President George H.W. Bush was released from a Houston hospital on Friday after spending 13 days being treated for an infection that required his hospitalization a day after his wife's funeral. Jim McGrath, a spokesman for the 93-year-old Bush, tweeted that doctors at Houston Methodist...
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May 04, 2018 - 6:59 pm
Police in Vermont are searching for a Texas man who they say committed robberies in several states. The Warren County Sheriff's Office in Lake George, New York, tells WCAX-TV Mark Triolo, 46, of Lewisville, Texas, robbed Small City Market in Vergennes, Vermont, on Tuesday after robbing a gas...
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