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'Patriot' actress Skye McCole Bartusiak dead at 21

Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who played Mel Gibson's youngest daughter in "The Patriot," died Saturday at her home in Houston, her mother said Sunday. She was 21.

Ted Cruz: "Stop granting immigration amnesty"

Ted Cruz was in McAllen, Texas Saturday, where he toured the border patrol station there and a church that has been giving food and clothing to illegal immigrants who are released from federal detention.

Army doctors use new technology to save unborn baby

After hearing what Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo did to get the chance to hold her 6-month-old baby boy, you'll understand why we are calling this special moment as she kisses her baby boy Luke, a miracle.

Texas man suspected of killing his wife found dead

A spokesperson for the Port Arthur Police Department Thursday said a man who is a suspect in the shooting death of his wife was found dead from an apparent suicide.

DPS ups reward for deportee connected to Kaufman Co. murder

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Israel Aguirre, 33, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Officials: At least 30 unknown Texans exposed to measles in Kansas

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is attempting to track down more than 30 Texans who may have been exposed to measles in Wichita, Kansas.

Texas actress who sent Obama ricin sentenced to 18 years

The Texas actress who admitted sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and then-New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was sentenced to 18 years in prison Wednesday, the U.S. attorney's office said.

Recent rains help but Texas still suffering from drought

The state of Texas has been suffering from drought conditions on and off for about 20 years and has been in a consistent drought since 2010. Recent rains have helped many areas, but the majority of the state is still suffering.

8 unattended bodies found at Texas funeral home

Texas police are investigating after a morbid discovery. They found eight bodies -- one of them of a baby -- in a funeral home that had been forced to close.

Texas woman gets 18 years for ricin letters sent to Obama

A 35-year-old New Boston, Texas woman has been sentenced to 18 years in federal prison on a biological weapons charge in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M.