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TCU WR Brandon Carter faces drug possession count

TCU wide receiver Brandon Carter has been charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop.

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Dispute over 75 cent corn dog in Midland leads to assault charges

A Dallas-area woman has been arrested in a cooked corn dog dispute at a West Texas business.

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Texas releases math, reading STAAR results

Almost 80 percent of fifth- and eighth-graders passed the Texas standardized math test on their first try this month while more than 75 percent passed the reading exam.

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Gas prices across Texas hold steady at $3.49

Retail gasoline prices across Texas held steady this week at $3.49 per gallon.

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West Texas man, 19, gets 11 years for party slaying

A West Texas man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for a fatal shooting during a party in a pasture.

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Child, 10, among 3 Texas burglary suspects

An investigation into nearly a dozen attempted burglaries in Central Texas has led to the arrest of three youths, including a 10-year-old suspect.


18 UT students arrested, protest possible cutbacks

At least 18 University of Texas students have been arrested outside the Austin school president's office in a protest against possible staff cutbacks.

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Car crashes through fence, into Texas pool

An unintended big splash has left a vehicle in a private swimming pool in South Texas.


Ex-Longview bank teller embezzled nearly $1.4M

A former bank teller in East Texas has been convicted of embezzling nearly $1.4 million and faces up to 30 years in prison.

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Texans open 2014 against Redskins, face Cowboys in Week 5

The Houston Texans 2014 regular season schedule features back-to-back primetime games in Week 6 and 7 and three home games against teams that made the playoffs in 2013: Thursday night, Oct. 9 against the AFC South rival Indianapolis Colts, Nov. 2 against the Philadelphia Eagles and Nov. 23 against the Cincinnati Bengals.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Mild Thursday / warming for the weekend

Tracking a risk of severe thunderstorms for Saturday night


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