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Cornyn, other Texas Republicans slam IRS for ‘Orwellian persecution’ of conservative groups

Texas Republicans reacted angrily to the Internal Revenue Service’s confession today that its agents had flagged conservative groups for additional review during the 2012 election season.

Reward offered for 2 TX 'Most Wanted' sex offenders

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Juan Carlos Pena, 48, and Willie L.

BREAKING: Train, car collide in Troup

A train and car collided in Troup on North Georgia Street and Colle Street. Emergency crews are already on scene. Authorities tell FOX51 a helicopter has been requested and someone is pinned in the car.

JISD: West Side Elementary back to normal routine after short 'shelter in place'

Jacksonville ISD administrators at West Side Elementary enacted a shelter in place this morning when gun shots were reportedly heard somewhere in the surrounding vicinity of the school.

SSA releases annual 'Top Baby Names', Jacob & Sophia top list

The Social Security Administration has released their annual list of the "Top Baby Names" for 2012!

BREAKING: ETX manhunt over, suspect caught

The manhunt for Patrick Seth Lee was cancelled around 7:00 p.m., Thursday night due to the major storms.

McLennan Co. Sheriff, Texas Rangers launch criminal investigation into West Plant explosion

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw today directed the Texas Rangers to join McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara in launching a criminal investigation into the fertilizer plant explosion that occurred in West, Te

Smith Co. authorites arrest 1 in Transport Services theft

Thanks to quick collaboration between The Smith County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation and Patrol Divisions, a suspect is in custody related to the theft of truck parts, forklift accessories and other metal items worth several hun

BREAKING: SWAT stand-off in Longview; LISD bus routes affected

Longview, TX (FOX 51) — UPDATE: In addition to some Longview ISD buses, some Hallsville ISD buses may be affected.

BREAKING: Manhunt in Trinity Co.

The Trinity County Sheriff's Office is searching for Patrick Seth Lee, 25. The subject was last seen in the Dial Road and 287 area. Law Enforcement has the area surrounded and TDCJ bloodhounds are enroute.