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Ebola Halloween House

Dallas man's Halloween decor inspired by Ebola

A Dallas-area man has taken inspiration from the fear of Ebola for the Halloween decorations at his town house.


Police: Houston man rapes teenage girl, toddler

A registered sex offender in Houston is charged with raping a 14-year-old girl and a 2-year-old girl and infecting them with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.

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Texas pre-K student, 4, takes gun to school

Nobody has been hurt after a 4-year-old pre-kindergarten student took a loaded gun in his backpack to a South Texas elementary school.

Air Force jet lands in Houston, smoke in cockpit

A U.S. Air Force refueling jet bound for California has made a safe emergency landing in Houston after smoke was reported in the cockpit.

KTXS moderates Texas 19th Congressional District debate

The Texas 19th Congressional District debate has concluded. If you missed it and would like to watch you can click the link HERE  to watch the live stream of the Texas 19th Congressional District debate .

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Sludge flood kills pair at wastewater plant in El Paso

Authorities are blaming a flood of sludge, a byproduct of wastewater treatment, for the deaths of two men at an El Paso wastewater treatment plant.

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Average retail gas prices drop to $2.89 in Texas

Retail gasoline prices across Texas continue to fall below the mark of $3 per gallon.

Patients avoiding Dallas hospital where Ebola hit

The hospital where a man diagnosed with Ebola died and two nurses were infected with the virus says its revenue and patient roles have plummeted.


Texas task force offers plans to stop Ebola spread

Gov. Rick Perry's infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly.

No charges after BB gun fired on Texas school bus

Authorities have declined to charge two boys after a BB gun fired aboard a Central Texas school bus left two other students and the driver slightly hurt.

Video: Your Latest Forecast

Hayden Nix: Tracking warm temperatures for the weekend

This weekend temperatures will be nearly 15 degrees above normal for this time of year. Cooler temperatures come back to the forecast by next week.