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One pilot dead, another injured after jet crash at Texas Air Force Base

An 87th Flying Training Squadron commander lands a T-38C Talon after a formation flight at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, U.S. on Aug. 18, 2017.Airman 1st Class Benjamin N. Valmoja / U.S. Air Force/Reuters file


Hunter setting up illegal deer blind shot approaching deputy: Texas cops

A Texas man, who was allegedly illegally hunting on private property, shot an approaching deputy in the leg Monday and is being sought by police,The Dallas Morning Newsreported.


Texas border troops' future unclear as initial task nears completion

Washington (CNN)The approximately 1,300 US troops on the Texas southern border are expected to finish their assigned task of reinforcing border crossing points, largely with concertina wire, in the coming days. Once that work is done, it's not clear what additional orders they will be given other th


Texas education board to keep Hillary Clinton, Helen Keller in curriculum

VideoClinton, Keller to be nixed from Texas curriculum?Texas' Board of Education is voting to nix Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from the curriculum.


Texas students will learn about Helen Keller, Hillary Clinton, afterall

The committee voted 12-2, with one abstention, on Tuesday to continue teaching students about Clinton in high school history classes, according to State Board of Education Director Debbie Ratcliffe. The board also voted to keep Keller on the curriculum.


Serial killer suspected in more than 90 slayings charged in Texas cold case

A serial killer convicted in the deaths of three women and suspected in dozens more was recently charged with murder in a Texas cold case from 1994, officials said Tuesday. Samuel Little In several interviews with a Texas Ranger in May, Samuel Little provided details that showed he was in Odessa


Air Force T-38C Talon crashes on Texas base; one dead

The T-38C Talon went down around 7:40 p.m. on the Del Rio military installation, located a few miles near the U.S.-Mexico border, anAir Force statementsaid.


Texas' No. 1 player Tyrese Maxey signs with Kentucky; South Garland teammate Chris Harris Jr. pledges to Texas A&M

Callie Caplan/The Dallas Morning News/South Garland's Tyrese Maxey (right) and Chris Harris Jr. signed national letters of intent Wednesday to play basketball for Kentucky and Texas A&M, respectively, in 2019.

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Texas making late drives to win games

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Game after game, Sam Ehlinger and the Texas offense keep putting together game-clinching or game-winning drives.


Here's how many fans actually show up for Texas A&M's football games at Kyle Field

Ryan Michalesko/Staff PhotographerFans fill Kyle Field during a matchup between the Texas A&M Aggies and the Northwestern State Demons on Thursday, August 30, 2018 in College Station, Texas. (Ryan Michalesko/The Dallas Morning News)


Reward Now $17K For Information Leading To Arrest Of Man Who Shot North Texas Deputy

WEATHERFORD, Texas (CBSDFW.COM)– The total reward is now up to $17,000 for information leading to the arrest of a man who shot a Parker County deputy on Monday.


Texas woman’s divorce ends in explosion of wedding dress felt ‘15 miles away’

Kimberly Santleben-Stiteler, 43, celebrated her divorce with a party that culminated in a massive explosion of her wedding dress that was felt for miles.


Blue Cross targets rural health care with $10 million for Texas A&M center

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas is committing $10 million to improve health care in rural communities across the state. BCBS, the state's largest health benefits provider with more than 5 million members, announced Monday that it's partnering on the project with Texas A&M University Health Scien


Texas Tech national bowl projections: Future points toward Texas Bowl, but their SEC opponent is more uncertain 

Brad Tollefson/APTexas Tech's Zach Austin (19) scores a touchdown during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Oklahoma, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury is at right. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)


Here's how much UAB will make for playing at Texas A&M this weekend (hint: it's a lot)

Ryan Michalesko/Staff PhotographerThe Yell Leaders break onto the field with the team prior to a matchup between the Texas A&M Aggies and the Northwestern State Demons on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas. (Ryan Michalesko/The Dallas Morning News)


After decades battling for veteran status, WWII women pilots fight for their place in Texas history 

On Tuesday, theTexas State Board of Education is expected to vote on sweeping changesto what is taught in history classes.Among the dozens of people and groups the board has proposed cuttingto "streamline" the curriculum are theWomen Airforce Service Pilots, or WASP, the more than 1,000 Fly Girls tr


5 takeaways from Tom Herman's Monday presser, including why the Texas coach believes Sam Ehlinger has excelled

Sophomore Sam Ehlinger has grown up from his mistake-prone freshman year and evolved into one of the best quarterbacks in the Big 12, if not the country, this season. Ehlinger is completing 64.3 percent of his passes and has thrown for 2,483 yards, 20 touchdowns and just two interceptions, which eac


College football polls: Oklahoma stands pat at No. 6, Texas rises after close win over Texas Tech

John Weast/Getty ImagesLUBBOCK, TX - NOVEMBER 10: Sam Ehlinger #11 of the Texas Longhorns runs with the ball during the 2nd half of the game against the Texas Tech Red Raiders on November 10, 2018 at Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock, Texas. Texas defeated Texas Tech 41-34. (Photo by John Weast/Getty Im


9 trees to plant in Texas now that will be rock stars in spring

When is the best time to plant a tree? I've always loved the classic response of "20 years ago," but I like to add that the second-best time is now. Here in North Texas, trees actually can be planted any time of year other than summer. While we do see folks trying to establish trees in June, July an


As Predicted, Lack Of Sun Spots; El Nino Spelling Snowy Texas, Dry California This Winter

The first involves the Solar Sun Spot cycle. The number of sunspots is down, part of a natural 11-year cycle that is currently in a downward trend. This last July the sunspot number was 1.6, the least since the last downward cycle in August of 2009. The fewer the sunspots the lessenergyoutput of the