Tag Archives: Texas

4 Powerball Tickets Sold in Texas Cities Worth $1 Million Each

4 Powerball Tickets Sold in Texas Cities Worth $1 Million Each

No winning lottery tickets for the record Powerball jackpot were sold in Texas, but four Texas tickets matched five numbers. Three tickets — sold in California, Tennessee and Florida — will share the $1.5 billion jackpot after matching all six numbers: 4, 8, 19, 27, 34 and the Powerball number …

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Texas Storms: At Least 11 Dead as Severe Weather, Tornadoes Hit Dallas Area

Texas Storms: At Least 11 Dead as Severe Weather, Tornadoes Hit Dallas Area

A new line of storms was barreling through Texas on Sunday as officials worked to assess damage from a series of tornadoes and severe weather which left at least 11 people dead overnight. Authorities said the full extent of the damage from Saturday’s spate of storms was not yet known …

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Blue Bell Creameries Returns To Most Of Texas After After Recall Due to Listeria Outbreak

Blue Bell Creameries Returns To Most Of Texas After After Recall Due to Listeria Outbreak

BRENHAM – Most of Texas will have Blue Bell ice cream this week after months of cleaning production plants and regulatory reviews following listeria contamination. The Brenham-based company on Monday began returning ice cream to more retail outlets. Sites include Abilene, Amarillo, Beaumont, Big Spring, Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Harlingen, Laredo, Longview, Lubbock, Lufkin, Midland, …

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Agents Catch Human Smuggler Using Fake US Border Patrol Vehicle

Agents Catch Human Smuggler Using Fake US Border Patrol Vehicle

LAREDO, TX  — Human smugglers try every trick in the book to sneak into the United States, and an attempt Thursday to get across the border in a fake cop car shows how far they will go to conduct their illegal trade. The U.S. Border Patrol says a human trafficker tried …

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College Station, Texas: DEA’s Daughter Arrested for Drug Trafficking

College Station, Texas: DEA's Daughter Arrested for Drug Trafficking

COLLEGE STATION – We’re learning more about a 19-year-old Blinn College student who was evicted from her College Station apartment after police found large amounts of drugs there. Her story went viral across the world last month. It was first reported on Sarah Furay’s arrest nearly a month ago after she was …

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4 killed in Black Hawk Crash at Fort Hood Texas Military Base

4 killed in Black Hawk Crash at Fort Hood Texas Military Base

Four crew members on an Army helicopter died when it crashed at Fort Hood, the Texas base’s press office said. The UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter went down sometime after 5:49 p.m. Monday in the northeastern part of the Fort Hood Range. Emergency crews conducted “an extensive search” that ended with …

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52 White Supremacist Gang Members Arrested for Meth Trafficking by North Texas Police

52 White Supremacist Gang Members Arrested for Meth Trafficking by North Texas Police

North Texas law enforcement has arrested 52 white supremacist gang members and busted up a massive methamphetamine trafficking conspiracy, federal officials said. The arrests announced Friday by the U.S. attorney are a result of the second phase of an operation that began in 2014. All those arrested live in Texas, many …

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Hill County, Texas: 2 Children Abducted in Town of Whitney

Hills County, Texas: 2 Children Abducted in Town of Whitney

SAN ANTONIO – The Hill County Sherriff’s Office are searching for two children who were abducted. Police said that the two children are Lulamae Ann King and Deondre King. Lulamae is a 5-year-old black female weighing  40 pounds, has black hair, brown eyes, and is 3’5”. Deondre is a 6-year-old …

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Armed Protesters Rally Outside Texas Islamic Center of Irving: ‘We Do Want To Show Force’

Islamic Center of Irving

A dozen of armed protesters rallied outside the Islamic Center of Irving, Texas on Saturday, calling for an end to the “Islamization of America” in response to rumors about Syrian refugees and Sharia court. Protest organizer David Wright told the Dallas Morning News that the weapons were mainly for “self-protection,” …

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VIDEO Faculty Members Involved in Altercation With Protesters at University of Texas at Austin

VIDEO Faculty Members Involved in Altercation With Protesters at University of Texas at Austin

AUSTIN, Texas – University of Texas at Austin faculty members were involved in an altercation with Palestine protesters recently on the UT campus. The incident apparently occurred Friday, November 13, 2015 during a public event hosted by UT’s Institute for Israeli Studies. The following video was posted to YouTube by …

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