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Tips for Motorists this Thaksgiving Holiday

According to the U-S Department of Transportation, nearly half of all traffic fatalities involve alcohol. You may have been able to guess that, and you can probably guess that holidays are the deadliest for motorists traveling on America's highways. But can you guess which holiday leads the others in traffic fatalities? It's Thanksgiving. Because of this,...

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12 hours 14 minutes ago

Minimal Racial Tensions In Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI - A longtime pastor, resident of Hillcrest, and leader of the African American community says the type of racial tensions that existed in Ferguson, Missouri prior to the shooting of Michael Brown simply don't exist in Corpus Christi. Rev. Henry Williams, whose father founded the local chapter... Read Story

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14 hours 44 minutes ago

Special Report: Truancy Boot Camp

CORPUS CHRISTI - Kids who are going down the wrong path and their parents who have run out of options. Vernon Jones, whose daughter is currently in the program, said, "I was always praying, saying 'God, help me because I don't want anything happening to my daughter.'" Corpus... Read Story

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4 hours 20 minutes ago

Kids Playing With Gun Kill 4 Year Old Boy

KATY, Texas (AP) - The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy who was fatally shot in the head. Deputies say the boy's 2-year-old sister and a 6-year-old brother were the only other people inside the Katy home during the Tuesday shooting. They say the... Read Story

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19 hours 32 minutes ago

Death Row Inmate Loses at Top Texas Appeals Court

HOUSTON (AP) - The state's top criminal court has refused to halt next week's scheduled execution of a convicted killer who defense attorneys contend is severely delusional. A divided Texas Court of Criminal Appeals voted 5-4 Tuesday to reject an appeal from lawyers for 56-year-old Scott Panetti. He's scheduled for... Read Story

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22 hours 15 minutes ago

Texas' Most Wanted: 3 Fugitives Captured

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Three men on the Texas Department of Public Safety 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list have been captured. DPS officials on Tuesday announced the arrests of Josue Reyna, Alfredo Rangel and Ngoc Van Tran. Reyna was caught Nov. 18 in Del Rio. Rangel and Tran were captured... Read Story

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Nov 25, 2014 6:44 AM

No Federal Charges in Officer Stun Gun Case

BASTROP, Texas (AP) - Federal prosecutors won't seek criminal charges against two Central Texas sheriff deputies involved in a stun gun shooting that left a 17-year-old student with a severe brain injury. A U.S. Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division official sent a letter to the mother of Noe Nino... Read Story

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17 hours 32 minutes ago

Teacher Pleads Not Guilty in Group Sex Case

HAHNVILLE, La. (AP) - A 32-year-old teacher accused of participating in group sex with a 16-year-old student and another faculty member has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge of having carnal knowledge of a juvenile. Times-Picayune reports that Shelley Dufresne's attorney entered the plea at an arraignment in... Read Story

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17 hours 55 minutes ago

Warplanes Strike Airport in Libya Capital Again

CAIRO (AP) - Warplanes again bombed a Libyan military air base Tuesday that until a day earlier was Tripoli's only functioning airport, shortly after the Islamist-backed prime minister said his government was at war. Late Monday, Prime Minister Omar al-Hassi said the Cabinet will now adopt "a policy of confrontation... Read Story

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