A Tarrant County District Court Judge sentenced Ricci Bradden to 75 years in prison for the May 2016 slaying of Anthony "T.J." Antell at a Walgreens store in Arlington. Following the sentencing hearing on Thursday, Anthony's wife, Crystal Antell, spoke to the media.
Former television news anchor Mike Snyder is running for Tarrant County tax assessor-collector as a Republican. He says he owes penalties to the IRS because he drew on retirement funds to pay medical expenses after his wife's heart attack. He explains how he is paying those penalties.
Staff at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens struggled to keep one of the zoo’s baby aardvarks on the weighing scales on Wednesday, January 17. A clip shared to the zoo’s YouTube account shows a staff member trying to weigh three-week-old aardvark Winsol, who does his best to try and escape the scales and the hands of the zoo worker. “How hard is it to weigh a three-week-old baby Aardvark? Winsol, the 3-week old baby aardvark is being closely watched by the zoo’s care team as he spends most of his time with his mom Al,” the video caption reveals.
It doesn't snow at lot in Houston, but when it does Michelle Adamjee isn't about to skip out on the opportunity to make a snow angel. Watch her hilarious reaction, in pajamas, to the rare south Texas flurry.
Northern Texas experienced its coldest morning in seven years, according to local reports, before temperatures climbed in the afternoon. This video shows a ranger at the Fairfield Lake State Park demonstrating how cold conditions were by shaking a bottle and watching the water inside begin to freeze instantly.
Last semester, Texas Tech freshman Cameron Hekkert had a small goal for her college career: to catch one of the pigeons on campus. In the first week of her spring semester, she's already fulfilled that dream. Watch the Colorado native use her chicken catching skills to grab a wild bird lurking indoors and carry it outside.
We don't get THAT much snow and ice down here in Texas, so a lot of people don't have ice scrapers. But a New Braunfels man improvised with a tamale spreader. Now, there's the Texan way of thinking we're used to!
While battling bone cancer for the third time in four years, 13-year-old Damon Billeck looks to Captain America for motivation. When the cancer returned last January, the doctor asked the young San Antonio native if he understood what was happening to him. Damon's father, Brian Billeck, said Damon responded with, "yes, I can do this all day," quoting a line from "Captain America: Civil War." Brian tweeted his son's response and tagged Chris Evans, the actor who plays Captain America in the "Avengers" movies, which Evans retweeted. Several months later, after Damon fell into a coma from a trial medication, Evans sent out a message to all his followers to keep Damon in their prayers, his father explained. Damon is now living in Houston shelter for cancer patients, and is facing growing tumors. But on a January 2018 snow day, he thanks Evans by sledding down the hospital's parking garage roof.
A new Facebook algorithm is placing posts and updates from people you follow above brands and organizations, meaning you'll be seeing a lot less news from us. But there is a way to fix this, by fixing one setting. Watch this short video to see the three-step process.