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Houston state Rep. Dan Huberty, who spearheaded Texas' 2019 publi...

Houston, announced Tuesday he will not seek another term to the Texas House. Huberty, who has represented House District 127 since 2011, said in a statement that "it is time for new opportunities in life.

Is Texas clamping down on Delta 8?

Texas appears to be clamping down on Delta 8, an alternative to traditional THC strains that's been recently championed as a legal workaround to the Lone Star State's restrictive laws on possessing cannabis and its byproducts.

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Houston state Rep. Dan Huberty, who spea...

Huberty was arrested in Montgomery County after he crashed his car into another vehicle and failed a sobriety test. The lawmaker was driving home from the Capitol in late April.

What Texas congressional redistricting means for Houston voters

The Texas Legislature on Monday put the finishing touches on a redistricting proposal that has major implications for millions of people who live in and around Houston. Here is a summary of how Harris County’s nine Congressional districts are changing for 2022.

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Class of 2021: Which Texas A&M newcomers...

Texas A&M signed one of the nation’s top classes in 2021 as the Aggies once again found themselves in the top 10 of the team rankings. Not surprisingly, a number of those signees are seeing early playing time in Maroon and White.

Brandin Cooks says Texans are an undisci...

Expectations were low for the Texans coming into the 2021 season and they’ve lived down to them since beating the Jaguars in the season opener. They’ve been outscored by 91 points during their current five-game losing streak and Sunday’s 31-3 loss to the Colts featured many of the mistakes that have fueled their current skid.

7 killed, more than a dozen wounded in Houston-area shootings ove...

At least seven people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in the Houston area over the weekend, as local authorities continue to see an uptick in violent crime. The spate of deadly shootings continued into Monday afternoon,

Latino groups sue over Texas redistricti...

Several Latino groups and individuals filed a lawsuit challenging redistricting maps drawn by the Texas Legislature, saying they dilute Hispanic voting rights.

Houston area healthcare worker accused o...

A Houston-area healthcare worker who is accused of stealing from her elderly patients has two felony warrants out for her arrest.

Houston dad accused of beating son with bat, holding him underwat...

A Houston father has been charged with a first degree felony after he allegedly injured his son repeatedly over several weeks by beating him, holding him under water and throwing him against the wall.

Texas A&M's Jimbo Fisher dismisses LSU c...

Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher said Monday he will not be a candidate to replace Ed Orgeron at LSU, and once again emphasized his appreciation for A&M, its support and the Aggies fan base. “I love being here,

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Monday huddle: Why is Texas struggling s...

Two weeks, two late-game collapses, and subsequently, two losses for the Texas Longhorns: Last week again, Texas ble

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Divers Search Fort Worth Waters in Hopes...

Dive teams and police have worked all day Tuesday to locate and pull cars from the water at Lake Como in Fort Worth. There’s hope the volunteer effort could help solve some decade old mysteries.

Massive Dive Operation To Recover Cars From Fort Worth Lakes Coul...

Oct. 23, every car recovered during the four-day operation will be on display for the public at Beard’s Towing from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

White House calls Texas’ bill targeting ...

The comment further hints at a possible fight between the state and the Biden administration over transgender rights.

Texas residents rip teachers on Holocaus...

Jewish residents in Southlake, Texas, were among 50 plus who took offense to the district's "two sides" to the Holocaust stance at a board meeting.

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SEE IT: Gory Halloween decorations are back at Dallas home that k...

It’s no trick — horror lovers are in for another treat thanks to the gory Halloween decorations haunting a Dallas house. Homeowner Steven Novak has once again transformed the front of his North Texas residence into a freaky fantasy land,

Cowboys safety Damontae Kazee arrested o...

Damontae Kazee, who has started all six games for the Cowboys so far this season, was booked on a class B misdemeanor early Tuesday.

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NBA all-star Chris Paul invests in Dalla...

A Dallas-based health food company just secured its newest, high-profile investor: National Basketball Association all-star Chris Paul. The Phoenix

Plane burns after 'horrific' failed takeoff in Texas; crews celeb...

No one was seriously hurt when an airplane bound for Boston ran off a runway and burned Tuesday morning near Houston, authorities said.

Texas Holocaust book debate should teach...

There are so many decent citizens in Texas and throughout this country. We can remember the past. We have learned from it.

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Parents and teachers voice concern at Te...

Parents and teachers spoke out at the first school board meeting after a North Texas administrator told teachers if they have books about the Holocaust in their classroom libraries, they also need to include books with "opposing" views of the Holocaust.

New evidence presented in Texas death row inmate's hearing

An attorney for a Texas death row inmate has told a judge that new evidence suggests the 19-year-old woman his client was convicted of killing may instead have been strangled by her jealous boyfriend.

Austin Film Festival: Texas’ showcase fo...

The Austin Film Festival has been an annual staple focusing on screenwriting and filmmaking since 1993. The festival’s hosted some of film’s biggest directors, writers and actors since

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Butterball Recalls 14,000 Pounds of Grou...

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and Butterball issued the recall after receiving complaints of blue pieces of plastic being found in the turkey.

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Fans Jokingly Request 'National Security...

As Betty White nears her 100th birthday, fans on Twitter jokingly demanded "national security protection" for the actress and comedian. We offer extra ideas on how to protect and celebrate this national treasure.

Here Are the Holiday Shipping Deadlines for USPS, FedEx and UPS

The three biggest carriers—United States Postal Service (USPS), FedEx, and United Parcels Service (UPS)—have announced deadlines for December 25 deliveries.

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2021 Hallmark Christmas Movie Drinking G...

Nothing says the holiday season quite like a cheesy, overly dramatic Hallmark Christmas movie. Allow me to introduce the 2021 Hallmark Christmas Movie Drinking Game, created by yours truly. Please drink responsibly.

White Vans Sales See 7,800% Increase Tha...

Vans has seen a 7,800% increase in sales ever since "Squid Game" premiered on Netflix in September—and they're selling out very fast!

Review: Despite Flaws, We Lowkey Love 'No Time to Die'

Daniel Craig's latest and last installment of his James Bond series, "No Time to Die," is an operatic send-off for what might be our best Bond ever, and certainly, our most human.

Heinz Selling Halloween-Themed Ketchup a...

For Halloween, Heinz is doubling down by launching a “blood” version of their ketchup, along with some ketchup-friendly costumes.

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Halloween Isn’t the Only Horrifying Holi...

Whether you’re naughty or nice, we’ve discovered that Christmas has a serious dark side. Let’s set aside that warm and cozy fireside scene and take a look at the horrifying side of Christmas.

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Trick-or-Treaters With Special Needs: An All-Inclusive Halloween ...

How to make sure all the kids, especially those with special needs, enjoy Halloween night.

TikTok Hack Claims to Remove the Taste o...

The latest TikTok hack sees users adding a small amount of baking soda, a pinch of salt, and some water to vodka or tequila, and having it remove the taste of alcohol!

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4 'Squid Game' Masks for Your Last-Minut...

Did you love the Korean horror thriller, "Squid Game?" Check out these inexpensive masks that will have you looking like you're part of the show.

Popeyes and Megan Thee Stallion Kick Off Fiery Collab With 'Hotti...

Popeyes has unveiled a special collaboration with Megan Thee Stallion, and the first order of business is a brand-new hot sauce.

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