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Winter weather makes roads a mess in North Texas

A winter storm is making a mess of roads in north Texas. Drivers were caught off guard south of Dallas. An icy stretch of Interstate 45 between Corisicana and Hutchins was backed up for dozens of miles.

Texas man uses "Zelda" sword to fight girlfriend's ex

A Texas man said he had to grab a sword in a duel with his girlfriend's ex.  The scuffle landed both of them in the hospital. Eugene Thompson said he got into an argument with his live-in girlfriend Saturday night.

Spring break activities planned at Fort Davis National Historic Site

Just a little more than three hours drive from El Paso is one of the best surviving examples of a frontier military post in the Southwest.

Texas woman intentionally urinates on officer while being arrested

Officers with the Rosenberg Police Department were called to reports of an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon Saturday night.

Governor Susana Martinez signs expedited nurse licensure legislation

Thursday Governor Susana Martinez signed legislation expediting the licensure of nurses seeking to practice in New Mexico (Senate Bill 119).

13 workers exposed to radiation at Carlsbad disposal plant

Nearly two weeks after a radiation leak was reported at the Department of Energy's Waste Isolation Pilot Plant outside Carlsbad, New Mexico, 13 employees have been notified that preliminary test results show they were exposed to radiation,

Amber Alert discontinued: Missing teen located, kidnapper in custody

An Amber Alert has been discontinued and a man wanted for the kidnapping of a 15-year-old Nacogdoches girl has been taken into custody.

Judge rules Texas' gay marriage ban is unconstitutional

A federal judge in San Antonio ruled Wednesday that Texas' ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional.

Teachers facing deportation ask school board for help

In Garland, Texas, several educators are facing possible deportation after a foreign teacher program comes under investigation.

Teacher films 11-year-old autistic student stuck in chair

An autistic child got his head stuck in a classroom chair, but instead of helping, the teacher recorded it. It's an issue that has a whole town talking.

Alamogordo man charged with murder

A 21-year-old Alamogordo man is in custody and has been charged with an open count of Murder following an incident in the 1000 block of Mescalero Avenue in Alamogordo.

East Texas officials seeking missing veteran service dog with ties to El Paso

A veteran service dog out of Nacogdoches County Texas has gone missing.The dog named Shonyo is a service animal that was issued to a veteran, suffering from PTSD, who has served our country in Iraq.

Texas A&M defensive lineman arrested for possession of marijuana

East Texas native and Aggie defensive linemen, Isaiah Demarcus Golden, has been arrested after being found in possession of marijuana.

UT/TT poll: Abbott holds 11-point lead over Davis

After what are shaping up to be easy primary wins in March for the leading gubernatorial candidates, Republican Greg Abbott starts the general election race for governor with an 11-point lead over Democrat Wendy Davis, according to the latest U

In primaries, political issues trump state issues

The people who want to run the state government certainly care a lot about making sure Texas has enough water, about handling transportation iss