CHICAGO (AP) — Much of the snow that was supposed to fall in the Midwest has come down and now it's time for the main event: Record-breaking cold. Read more
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KYLE, Texas (AP) — A substitute teacher has been fired and charged with aggravated assault following the beating of a 15-year-old female high school student in an incident captured on video. Read more
AUSTIN — Last month, the Interdiction for the Protection of Children (IPC) program hit a key milestone, and the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is proud to announce that 10,000 individuals — in Texas, across the nation and around the globe — have been trained through this vital program. Read more
Firefighters work unusual hours. In fact, Rosenberg firefighters work 48 hours on and 96 hours off. At the most recent Rosenberg City Council meeting, council members unanimously agreed to amend the personnel policies and procedures as they relate to working hours for the fire department. Read more
FORT WORTH (AP) — A Fort Worth hospital has stopped plans to end life support for a 9-month-old girl. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports the family of Tinslee Lewis said Cook Children’s Medical Center told them Sunday that a ventilator will not be removed Sunday night as planned. Read more
Despite being in a runoff election, Dr. Eliz Markowitz did not wait long to get on the ballot for the 2020 election. Read more
Fulshear Chargers (40-4) vs. Bellville Brahmarettes (41-8) Read more
The Travis High School football team is one of nine squads that were able to finish the regular season with a perfect 10-0 record. But the Tigers needed all 11 weeks to crack Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s final high school football rankings. Read more
Former Foster star CeeDee lamb continues to have an outstanding season for No. 9 Oklahoma. Read more
AUSTIN — Last month, the Interdiction for the Protection of Children (IPC) program hit a key milestone, and the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is proud to announce that 10,000 individuals — in Texas, across the nation and around the globe — have been trained through this vital program.
Fort Bend County Indictments for Nov. 4, 2019 follows. The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date.
Fort Bend County Indictments for Oct. 14, 2019 follows (The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense and offense date):
Fort Bend County Indictments for Oct. 21, 2019 follows. The indictments are listed by name, offense and offense date.
Area fire departments responded to a structure fire near the intersection of Williams Way Boulevard and FM 762 early Monday morning.
The Richmond Police will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Oct. 26. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., residents may drop off old and unused prescription drugs at the Richmond Police Department, 600 Preston St.
Fort Bend County sheriff’s deputies continue to search for the driver of a pickup truck who fled the scene of an accident involving a Lamar Consolidated ISD school bus on Monday afternoon.
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HOUSTON, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Marker Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MRKR), a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company specializing in the development of next-generation T cell-based immunotherapies for the treatment of hematological malignancies and solid tumor indications, today provided a corporate update and reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019. Read more
DALLAS, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, the storied 365 +/- acre T BAR W Ranch in Mineola, TX was sold at 1pm via foreclosure auction on the steps of the Wood County courthouse in Quitman, Texas. The property was thereafter immediately seized and secured by security teams and locksmiths. Entry gates, homes, offices, barns and buildings were rekeyed, and the property repossessed. Read more
The U.S. Supreme Court heard 80 minutes of arguments Tuesday over the validity of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program created by executive order under former president Barack Obama. Read more
There are all kinds of people at my health club who use canes and walkers and crutches to get around; all kinds of people who wear braces and slings. Many members are overweight, and some are so skinny their Spandex sags. Some have beer bellies and love handles, hairy backs, bald heads, flab… Read more
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Marie Osmond says she's ready to perform the final week of an 11-year run with her brother, Donny, at the Flamingo Las Vegas, after telling the audience on her television talk show that she chipped her knee late last week. Read more
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Robert De Niro will receive the Screen Actors Guild's life achievement award. Read more
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek got choked up when he read the final response from a Brown University student who wanted to show support as he battles pancreatic cancer. Read more
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When John Cena was offered an audio series about a former college football star chasing an NFL dream, he felt a personal connection to it right away. Read more
COUNTRY CLUB HILLS, Ill. (AP) — Hospital officials say Chicago rapper Lil Reese is in critical condition after being shot at a suburban Chicago intersection. Read more