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TX single mom's 'Thanks a lot, Obama' letter goes viral

TYLER, TEXAS (KETK) — A single mother in the small town of Palmer, Texas, about an hour and 45 minutes west of Tyler, has written a "Thank you letter," to President Barack Obama. Yolanda Burroughs-Vestal, posted a letter to the president on her Fa

POLICE: Fort Bliss soldier confesses to stabbing pregnant woman in recorded interview

Corey Bernard Moss, the 19-year-old man accused in the brutal stabbing of pregnant 31-year-old Rachel Poole was in the courtroom Tuesday for his first bond hearing.

TX father arrested for allegedly severely beating baby, causing internal injuries

A McAllen father has been arraigned on two charges of injury to a child after his six-month-old son was taken to the hospital suffering from internal injuries.

Houston Texans: Coach Gary Kubiak released from hospital

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak is out of the hospital but when he will return to the team is still in question. Kubiak, 52, had a transient ischemic attack -- which the Mayo Clinic says has symptoms similar to a stroke -- during Sunday's g

$45 Million in narcotics seized in shipment of tomatoes

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized $45,397,000 worth of narcotics that were concealed within a commercial shipment of fresh tomatoes.

VIDEO: Southeast Texas woman accused stabbing ex-husband, living with body for a week

A southeast Texas woman has been accused of killing her ex-husband and living with his body for a week before a relative discovered him and called the police.

DPS providing replacement driver licenses, ID cards to flood victims

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that a DPS mobile disaster unit has been deployed to central Texas to issue replacement Texas driver licenses and replacement Texas identification (ID) cards to victims who lost those

REPORT: University of Texas set to name new Athletic Director

According to Sports Illustrated, the University of Texas has reportedly decided to name Arizona State

Neighbors say woman lived in home with ex husband's body for a week after murder

PORT ARTHUR (KBMT) -- Neighbors say a 59-year-old woman charged with murder in the stabbing death of her ex-husband, stayed in his house with the body for a week before the death was discovered. Investigators believe Gayle Annette Waller stabbed D

Rights groups ask Supreme Court to block part of Texas abortion law

The next stop in a legal battle over a controversial new abortion law in Texas could be the U.S. Supreme Court.