Top Stories - Texas

Heff's Burgers plans to expand in Abilene, to Dallas-Fort Worth area

A popular Abilene burger joint has big expansion plans.

Judge refuses to toss Perry case on constitutional grounds

A Texas judge has refused to throw out a felony abuse-of-power case against former Gov. Rick Perry on constitutional grounds, ruling that the case against the possible 2016 presidential hopeful should continue.

Dan Patrick

Texas Lt. Gov. says 'open carry' not a top Senate priority

After pledging in his campaign to fight for open carry of handguns in Texas, Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick now says it's not a priority and doesn't have the votes to pass.

Charles Leon Carr

3 men among Texas most-wanted sex offenders arrested

Three men on the state's list of 10 most-wanted sex offenders have been taken into custody over a two-day period.

18 charged in Texas crime ring, armed bank robberies

Police say 18 people have been charged in a Houston-area crime ring linked to stolen vehicles and armed bank robberies.

Bull terrier fatally shot by man at Texas dog park

A Staffordshire bull terrier has died after being shot at a Houston-area dog park in a dispute over whether the pet threatened people and other animals.

Eddie Smith social media

Facebook post lands Texas man in jail

A 22-year-old North Texas man is in jail after allegedly posting on his Facebook page that he had more than a dozen warrants out for his arrest.

Christopher Caldwell

Texas man charged after police say he burned toddler in hot bath

A 26-year-old man is facing criminal charges after Georgetown police say he burned his girlfriend's toddler with hot water in a bathtub.

Mackenzie Wethington

Mackenzie Wethington

Texas teen marks 1-year anniversary of skydiving accident

A North Texas teenager says she's thankful for the life she has after surviving a fall last year more than 3,000 feet to the ground in an Oklahoma skydiving accident.

Deion Sanders

Dallas school Deion Sanders co-founded could lose charter

The board of a charter school co-founded by Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders expects its charter to be revoked amid money and management trouble.

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Hayden Nix: A change is coming to the forecast

Another warm day is in the forecast before cooler weather and rain chances return to the 7 day forecast.