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Some Texas students pay more for online courses

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Some online higher education courses are costing Texans more money than brick-and-mortar classes.

Police: Man dead after hanging at Texas jail

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Fort Worth police say a man found hanging in a city jail cell has died.

Stolen heirloom watch returned to Houston man

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

A Houston man has been reunited with his grandfather's watch after it was stolen three years ago.

6 Cuban men land in Texas after boat engine breaks

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Authorities say six Cuban men have landed on South Padre Island after drifting across the Gulf of Mexico because their boat engine failed.

Houston fire union president resigns over threats

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

The president of Houston's fire department union has resigned in the middle of contract negotiations with the city after he says fellow firefighters threatened his family.

Police: Houston man killed trying to strike cars

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Houston police say a man swinging a crutch at passing cars on the interstate was fatally struck by a car.

University of Texas campaign tops $3 billion

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

The University of Texas says it has topped its $3 billion goal in an eight-year fundraising campaign.

Journalist Stephen Isaacs dies at 76

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Stephen D. Isaacs, a journalist, author and Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism professor emeritus, has died after complications from a fall. He was 76.

Body of missing kayaker believed found

|Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

Authorities believe the body of a kayaker who went missing over Labor Day weekend has been found.

Federal trial starts over tough Texas voter ID law

| |Tuesday, Sep. 02, 2014

The Justice Department goes to federal court in South Texas to seek the dismantling of the Texas voter ID law, which ranks among the most stringent in the nation.