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Homeland Security chief lauds Texas ‘sanctuary cities’ ban

AUSTIN, Texas — New U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen harshly criticized so-called "sanctuary cities" late Tuesday, urging the rest of the nation to...
FBI to examine alleged sexual abuse of detained immigrant

SAN ANTONIO — The FBI says it will investigate allegations from a woman held in a Central Texas immigrant detention center who says a...
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HOUSTON — A Houston businessman known for his generosity to Hurricane Harvey victims and his love of horses has donated dozens of mattresses for...
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DALLAS — Federal authorities say a Texas man posed as a film director in order to molest numerous boys. ...
House and Senate tax bills treat disaster victims unequally

If the House Republican tax bill became law, victims of hurricanes in Texas and Florida who've yet to account for all their losses could...
Audit: Lack of oversight worsens Dallas homeless problem

DALLAS — An internal audit says Dallas officials have done a poor job of keeping an eye on people and agencies they've tasked with...
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CYPRESS, Texas — Harris County authorities say a 36-year-old man walking toward a building that houses a suburban Houston gun range has been shot...
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HOUSTON — Houston officials hope a proposed shelter will help alleviate concerns about homeless camps beneath downtown freeways. ...
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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — U.S. officials intercepted a semi-submersible vessel carrying more than 3,800 pounds (1,700 kilograms) of cocaine last month after pursuing it...
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HOUSTON — A 28-year-old Chicago man is charged with five counts of wire fraud in what federal prosecutors say was a phony extortion scheme...

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