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Connect with your children outdoors this summer

(StatePoint) Do you have treasured childhood memories of spending time outdoors with your parents or grandparents? This summer, take the time to share this experience with your own children.

How to prepare fast, inexpensive family meals

(StatePoint) There are unlimited excuses you can make to skip cooking.

Amber Alert issued for missing Ruby Zavala

An Amber Alert has been issued for Ruby Zavala of Mt. Plesant in Titus County. She is 14 years old has brown eyes, and black hair. She is about 5'0" tall and weighs about 120 pounds.

Coast Guard rescue helicopter hoists man from crew ship to get medical care

The crew of a Coast Guard rescue helicopter hoists a man from a crew ship to take him to medical care.

Protection of Texas Children Act passed by Texas House

House Bill 1009, the Protection of Texas Children Act was passed by the Texas House of Representatives.

VIDEO: Company offers employees 15% raise to tattoo logo on body

We all know about advertising, but how about skin-vertising? A company in New York is offering employees a nice raise if they get the company logo tattooed onto their body, and plenty are taking up the offer.

VIDEO: HS athlete's show of faith costs team trip to state championships

A high school track runner's gesture at the finish line cost his team a trip to the state championships. School officials say he broke an excessive celebration rule when he pointed to the sky after his win.

CBP: Drugs found stashed in plaster decorations

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the El Paso port of entry said they seized 591 pounds of marijuana Wednesday.

TX 'Most Wanted' sex offender captured

Noah Earl Allen Jr., 45, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Wednesday in San Antonio. Allen has a violent criminal history and was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.

Homemade bomb found in Austin

A homemade bomb was found outside a business complex in Austin, Texas, authorities said, speculating that it might have been anything from a crude experiment to a dry run for something bigger and more deadly.