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Gov. Greg Abbott Issues Statement on Fatal Shooting of Texas Tech Police Department Office…
Following the shooting death of a Texas Tech University police officer Monday evening, Governor Greg Abbott issued a statement on social media.
Man Arrested on Diverted Flight Said 9/11 Was an Inside Job, Kicked Cockpit Door
The man who caused a flight bound for DFW Airport to land in Lubbock kicked the cockpit door and said the U.S. government was responsible for the 9/11 terror attacks.
You Can Sleep Near the Infamous Gas Station From ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’
Take note, Texas Chainsaw Massacre fans and horror movie aficionados -- the gas station featured in the iconic horror movie is now accepting reservations.
Texas Flooding Causes Double-Wide Mobile Home, RV to Float Away [Video]
A person in Rankin, Texas managed to capture video of an entire mobile home, along with an RV, floating away due to the area's recent flooding.
University of Texas Fires Athletic Director Steve Patterson
Steve Patterson, the much-maligned Athletic Director at the University of Texas, has been axed by the school.
Fire Destroys Full Throttle Saloon in Sturgis [Video + Photos]
A fire devastated the Full Throttle Saloon in Sturgis, South Dakota early Tuesday morning, leaving the location a smoldering wreck.
Texas Photographer Matt Crump Named Top Instagram Account to Follow
Time has released a state-by-state list of the top Instagram photographers to follow, and "candy-colored minimalist" Matt Crump has topped Texas.
Blue Bell Eyes Comeback, Plans Ice Cream Trial Run
Many thought the day would never come, but now, Texas-based ice cream company Blue Bell says it will be launching a trial run at a Sylacauga, Alabama facility.
Rick Perry Calls Supreme Court’s Gay Marriage Ruling a Shame
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry has accused the Supreme Court of ignoring the 10th amendment with its decision to overturn U.S. gay marriage bans.
Whataburger Reinstates Regular Breakfast Hours
Just weeks after cutting short its breakfast hours due to a national egg shortage, fast food franchise Whataburger has reinstated regular breakfast hours.
Texas Man’s Assault on Pregnant Sister Causes Her to Lose the Baby
A Grapeland, Texas man has been charged with capital murder after beating his sister so savagely that she ended up losing her unborn child.
Awesome Study Reveals Texas Has the Most Pet Tigers Per Capita in the U.S.
Have you ever wondered what one thing Texas has more of per capita than any other state? Turns out it isn't BBQ restaurants or gun stores. Nope. It's pet tigers. Let that sink in for a moment. Pet. Tigers.