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Police: Abducted Bellmead, Texas Girl Located
UPDATE (9/24/18 8:15 a.m.) The Bellmead Police Department confirmed 11-year-old Katelynn Marie Maldonado has been found safe. Katelyn was reportedly located in her neighborhood shortly after the Amber alert was issued. No other information has been released at this time...
Texas Man Attacked By Shark Off Crystal Beach Near Galveston
A Texas man was rushed to the hospital Thursday morning after he was attacked and bitten by a shark in the waters off Crystal Beach on the Bolivar Peninsula near Galveston.
Texas Baby Dies After Being Left in Hot Car
A 6-month-old South Texas baby has died of a vehicular heatstroke after her father accidentally left her in a hot car while he was at work Wednesday (5/16) afternoon.
Texas Police Save Woman From Sinking Car [Video]
Body camera footage shows police officers rescuing a woman from her sinking vehicle in a suburban Houston lake.
Father of Missing North Texas Teen May Be Selling Her For Sex
Dallas police are searching for a 13-year-old girl who could possibly be a victim of child sex trafficking at the hands of her father.
Pornographic Malware Discovered in Android Apps For Kids – See the Full List
A new malicious pornographic malware has been discovered hiding inside more than 60 android apps, many designed for kids.
Actor Lou Diamond Phillips Arrested in Texas
Actor Lou Diamond Phillips, known for his role in the movie 'La Bamba' and TV show 'Longmire,' was arrested on a DWI charge in Portland, Texas early Friday morning.
Millions of Credit, Debit Cards May Have Been Stolen in Sonic Drive-In Data Breach
Millions of Sonic Drive-In customers may have had their credit, debit card information stolen.
State Sues Three Texas Businesses Accused of Price Gouging During Hurricane Harvey
The State of Texas did not waste any time going after businesses accused of price gouging customers during Hurricane Harvey.
New Lice Law For Texas Schools Now in Effect
Head lice is a nightmare no parent or child ever wants to experience, yet it's a problem that persists in many schools every year. A new Texas law now determines what public elementary school nurses must do when they discover lice on a child.
Amber Alert: Three Texas Children Abducted, Believed to be in Grave Danger
Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for three Texas children who were allegedly abducted in Houston and are believed to be in grave or immediate danger.
Amber Alert Issued For Missing 10-Year-Old Texas Girl
The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is searching for 10-year-old Kayla Gomez who was last seen on Tuesday in her hometown of Bullard, TX. Police believe Gomez is in grave or immediate danger.