Articles tagged with: Texas

28 August 2014

Barajas: Not Guilty

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(NBC News)  A Texas father accused of gunning down the drunk driver who killed his two sons shortly after the accident has been acquitted of murder. The jury took just three hours to announce its v ...

14 August 2014

Gun rights showdown

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Houston, Texas --- (KPRC)  Members of the gun rights group Open Carry Texas met with Houston's Fifth Ward community leaders Wednesday, hoping to explain why they chose an historic African-American ...

11 August 2014

Tick makes you allergic to meat

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(KPRC) You talk about a bizarre side effect. One bite from a certain kind of tick could have you swearing off red meat. This warning is coming from doctors about a tick that's named for Texas. Ther ...

21 July 2014

"That's when war broke out"

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Odessa, Texas --- (KWES)  "It could have been a murder, over what? A lawn mower?" Raquel Pineda says.The 63-year-old is lucky she was able to walk away with minor injuries after three thieves tried ...

16 July 2014

Texas baby in hot car rescued

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Leander, Texas --- (KXAN)  Taylor Manning says he was walking into a store in Leander when he saw a crowd standing around a car. A little girl was locked inside, still strapped into her car seat. S ...

14 July 2014

Texas teen who witnessed murder of her family speaks at memorial

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Houstan, Texas --- (NBC News) The 15-year-old lone survivor of a shooting that left her parents and four siblings dead in their Texas home bravely thanked the community Saturday for their support ...

11 July 2014

Teens fight "viral" rape images

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Houston, Texas --- (KPRC News) The families of two Houston, Texas teenagers say their daughters were sexually assaulted at a party, and now nude pictures of the girls are being posted on social medi ...

10 July 2014

Six dead in Texas shooting

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Harris County, Texas --- (NBC News) The man accused of fatally shooting six family members execution-style and critically wounding a seventh is undergoing a mental evaluation as Texas authorities tr ...

09 July 2014

Texas town bans immigrants

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League City, Texas -- (KPRC)  One Texas town says it won't be used to house undocumented children as the ongoing border crisis worsens. League City council members passed an ordinance that would ba ...

09 July 2014

Mother of toddler beaten to death arrested

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Arlington, Texas --- (NBC News) Police in Arlington, Texas, have announced that they have arrested the mother of a toddler beaten to death, after her body was found buried in Parker County.Alexis Bo ...