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Texas girl in critical condition after lightning strike

A 10-year-old girl from a small Central Texas town remains hospitalized after being struck by lightning during a storm earlier this week.

Texas bus driver fired after giving 'drunk' women ride to school

San Antonio school district officials say a bus driver was fired after three women who appeared to be heavily intoxicated boarded the bus and rode to a middle school.

2020 initiative calls for 150 miles of trails in Houston

A 2020 initiative calls for 150 miles of hiking and biking trails along nine waterways in Houston.

Autopsy: Angelo State player shot by police had drugs in system

An autopsy report has found that a black college football player killed by a police officer had used a synthetic psychedelic drug and marijuana prior to the deadly confrontation at a Texas car dealership.


Baylor handling of sex assault cases gets outside probe

Baylor University has hired a Philadelphia law firm to independently investigate the university's handling of sexual assault complaints, including one against defensive end Sam Ukwuachu.

Lyndon Baines Johnson

Lyndon Baines Johnson

Marker to show area at Dallas Love Field where LBJ sworn in

A bronze marker is to be installed near the spot at Dallas Love Field where Lyndon B. Johnson took the oath of office to become president after the assassination of John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963.

Houston Zoo welcomes new baby giraffe

A giraffe has been born at the Houston Zoo, bringing the zoo's total of Masai giraffes to 10.

Gov. Mike Huckabee to host fundraising luncheon in Abilene

Primary season is picking up, and a republican presidential candidate will be in Abilene to raise money and speak with supporters.

Roy Edward Arevalo Jr.

Roy Edward Arevalo Jr.

Reward increased for Texas ‘Most Wanted Fugitive’

The reward for Roy Edward Arevalo Jr., 19, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture.

Death investigation

Worker's body found beneath under-construction Texas house

Authorities say the body of a construction worker has been found under a house being built in Austin.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking a rise in temperatures

We could see upper 90s again this weekend