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Jonesboro files for review to avoid TEA shutdown

Jonesboro ISD has filed a request for an informal review after the Texas Education Agency, TEA, sent a letter earlier this month, notifying the district of plans to shut it down.

Halliburton to cut between 5,000 and 6,500 jobs

Oil field services and Houston-based company Halliburton will be cutting between 5,000 and 6,500 jobs, according to the H

Powerball reaches near-record jackpot

The Powerball jackpot has risen to near record heights at $485 million.

Weatherford announces workforce reduction of 5,000 jobs

Oil field services company Weatherford International announced Wednesday a workforce reduction of 5,000 jobs.

Parents of Texas teen shot dead by police retain lawyer

A law firm has announced the family of a teen shot dead by Longview Police officers has retained their services.

Woman arrested for beating her daughter to death

A McLennan County woman is being held on a $250,000 bond, following her arrest Thursday on a charge of injury to a child to cause death.

Report: Army to award Purple Heart to Fort Hood victims

According to Fox News, the Army has decided to award the Purple Heart to victims of the Fort Hood attack.

Fort Hood man charged with continuous sexual abuse of girl

A Copperas Cove man has been arrested for continuous sexual abuse of a young child.

The Journey: St. Augustine, a destination for runaway slaves

During Black History Month we are exploring 'The Journey' four hundred fifty years of the African-American experience.

Insurance giant Anthem hit by massive data breach

Hackers have stolen information on tens of millions of Anthem Inc. customers, in a massive data breach that ranks among the largest in corporate history.