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JACKPOT ALERT: Powerball winnings raised to $550 million!

Due to the strength of sales, the winner of tonight’s Powerball® jackpot will have an additional $50 million to enjoy. Tonight’s jackpot has increased to an estimated $550 million with a cash value of $360.2 million.

Texas girl behind viral video gives back to community

A Texas woman finds success on the internet spoofing popular videos, but that's not all.

TX high school graduation rates among highest in U.S.

 

Powerball jackpot reaches record $500 million

Sky-high sales in Texas and across the nation have catapulted Wednesday night’s record Powerball® jackpot to an estimated $500 million, with a cash value of $327 million.

Fiancé sexually assaults, critically injures ETX woman's 2-year-old

A 2-year-old child underwent emergency surgery last week after she was allegedly sexually assaulted by a woman's fiancé.

Gov. Perry names Steen Texas secretary of state

Gov. Rick Perry has named John T. Steen Jr. of San Antonio Texas’ 108th Secretary of State.

More air travel means more plane maintenance

"Your flight has been delayed due to a mechanical problem" -- it is something a passenger never really wants to hear especially during Thanksgiving week.

Retiring lawmakers reflect on remaining challenges

When the new session of Congress begins in January, most of the faces on Capitol Hill will be the same - incumbents in both the House and the Senate overwhelmingly won re-election in November.

Fog suspected in 100-vehicle Texas wrecks that claim at least two lives

At least two people were killed and as many as 120 injured in Thanksgiving pileups involving an estimated 100 cars on a foggy stretch of highway in southeast Texas, authorities said.

2nd person dies from Gulf platform blast

A second Filipino oil worker has died following last week's Gulf of Mexico oil platform blast, the Philippine government said Friday.