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Texas man executed for killing firefighter

HUNTSVILLE (KBMT) -- Convicted Port Arthur serial killer Elroy Chester was pronounced dead at 7:04 p.m. Wednesday in Huntsville, Texas at the Walls Prison Unit.

Gov. Perry adds abortion, juvenile capital felony issues to 'Special Session' call

Gov. Rick Perry today expanded the special session call to include: Legislation relating to the regulation of abortion procedures, providers and facilities.

VIDEO: 3 injured in TX house explosion

At least three people were hurt in a house explosion in Texas Tuesday morning. You are looking at what is left of the home in Dobbin. That's about an hour south of Houston

BREAKING: UIL passes amendment limiting full-contact football practice

Limiting full-contact practice during the football season is one more step to becoming reality.

Dozens arrested in connection with alleged cockfighting ring in Hardin County

HARDIN COUNTY, TEXAS (KBMT) -- The Hardin County Sheriff's Office has made dozens of arrests in connection with an alleged cockfighting ring near the Tyler County Line.

Texas doctor accused of poisoning lover's coffee

A Houston-based oncologist has been charged with aggravated assault after allegedly poisoning the coffee of a doctor she was dating, according to news reports. Drs.

BREAKING: Shooting at TX Army fort in San Antonio

(UPDATE 4:20 p.m.): According to CNN, San Antonio police officers searched surrounding areas near Ft.

Bowie Co. Sheriff's Office seeks help in locating missing DeKalb man

UPDATE 06-09-13: Search teams spent Saturday, June 8, 2013, scouring the area off of County Road 4313 where Josphe Gaspard's vehicle was found yesterday.

Texas actress first accuses husband, but she's arrested in ricin case

A Texas actress in a troubled marriage was arrested and charged Friday in connection with ricin-tainted letters that were mailed last month to President Barack Obama and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, authorities said.

Thieves steal lemon tree leaving a sour taste in the mouth of the owner

It's been said, "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade." But how do you make a sour situation sweeter when someone steals your lemon tree?