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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
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September 24, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced a new legislative proposal Thursday aimed at enhancing penalties for rioting and those who otherwise attempt to assault law enforcement while protesting.
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Vote Here voting sign
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September 23, 2020 - 1:40 pm
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's efforts to extend early voting in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic are facing a new legal challenge - this time, from members of his own party.
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Alamo Cenotaph
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September 23, 2020 - 8:10 am
A monument to the defenders of the Alamo will stay where it is, after a state historical review panel rejected a plan to move the monument Tuesday.
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Luby's Cafeteria
courtesy Luby's, Inc.
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September 22, 2020 - 7:40 pm
It might not be over for the LuAnn Platter just yet - if two Texas restaurateurs swoop in and save Houston-based Luby's.
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Eight-year-old Cam'ron Maltie, left, and Adrian Murray, 4, look at the their flooded front lawn during Tropical Storm Beta, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, in Houston. Their family has been living in the home for a year and didn't know the neighborhood flooded. (Godofredo A. Vásquez/Houston Chronicle via AP)
The Associated Press
September 22, 2020 - 4:32 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Beta weakened to a tropical depression Tuesday as it parked itself over the Texas coast, raising concerns of extensive flooding in Houston and areas farther inland. Beta, which made landfall late Monday as a tropical storm just north of Port O’Connor, is the first storm named for a...
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A flooded streets in Rockport, Texas, as Tropical Storm Beta approaches on Monday, Sept. 21, 2020. (Courtney Sacco/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP)
The Associated Press
September 21, 2020 - 5:24 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — As Tropical Storm Beta neared the Texas coast Monday, the biggest unknown was how much rainfall it could produce in areas that have already seen their share of damaging weather during a busy hurricane season. Beta’s winds were weakening as it got closer to making landfall sometime...
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The Associated Press
September 20, 2020 - 4:15 pm
Deputies are looking for a man after one woman was found chained inside his home and the body of another woman was found inside a burning vehicle outside his Southeast Texas house, authorities said Sunday.
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Chris Miller
September 18, 2020 - 5:23 pm
The busy 2020 hurricane season continues with Tropical Storm Beta, which grew from a depression in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico this afternoon.
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Alan Scaia
September 18, 2020 - 10:00 am
More than 2,000 Students Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 Since Start of School Year. The Texas Department of State Health Services and Texas Education Agency have launched a website for families to track the number of cases of COVID-19.
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Now Hiring sign
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September 18, 2020 - 9:31 am
Texas' unemployment rate fell to 6.8 percent in August, according to the latest numbers from the Texas Workforce Commission.
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