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Women allege sexual abuse at Texas immigrant detention center

Women detained at an immigrant holding facility in southern Texas allege workers there have sexually abused them, including by removing them from their cells at night for sex as well as fondling them in front of others, lawyers wrote in a lette

Senator John Cronyn visit to the Blinn College and talks Ebola

Senator John Cronyn paid a visit to the Blinn College Agricultural Complex. Senator spent about 30 minutes touring Blinn's facility and visiting with students.

Appeals court: Texas can enforce abortion rules for now

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U.S. Ebola case: Health officials searching for up to 100 contacts

Health officials are reaching out to as many as 100 people who may have had contact with the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S., a spokeswoman with the Texas Department of State Health Services said Thursday.

Like 'Ahab and the white whale,' man hunted missing daughter for 12 years

Greg Allen's obsession with finding his missing daughter began more than a decade ago, when the mother finally made good on a threat and fled with the daughter from Texas to Mexico, according to him and authorities. Sabrina Allen was a month awa

Reward increased to $8,000 for TX convict who served time for rape, stabbing

The reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of October.

How much should we worry about an Ebola outbreak in the US?

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the spread of Ebola in the affected African countries is due to a lack of medical professionals, treatment facilities, and supplies.

TWC launches high demand job training program

AUSTIN – The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) today announced the launch of the High Demand Job Training Program, a $1 million program to support collaborations between Workforce Solutions partners and local economic development corporations (EDCs) t

T-Plates to undergo a makeover

The current My Plates T-Plate designs are undergoing a makeover. My Plates is in the process of redesigning the T-Plates to meet legibility standards.

Ebola confirmed in Dallas

A patient being treated at a Dallas, Texas, hospital is the first case of Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.