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July 18, 2018
The graves discovered near the site of a new school. MUST CREDIT: Fort Bend Independent School District
Bodies of 95 black forced-labor prisoners from Jim Crow era unearthed in Sugar Land after one man's quest
July 18, 2018 - 7:18am
Sef Scott, 17, with his mother, Vicki, on prom night.  Photo from Vicki Scott
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
June 18, 2018 - 9:22am
June 13, 2018
Responding to the man's call for help, sheriff's deputy Lindsay Scotten calmly wrangled a blue indigo out of the bathroom with her bare hands. Photo courtesy of Bee County Sheriff's Office.
Huge snake slithers out of Texas man's toilet. Deputy wrangles it with her bare hands
June 13, 2018 - 11:08am
May 24, 2018
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo / Photo courtesy of the Houston Police Department website.
Houston police chief 'hit rock bottom' after Santa Fe shooting. Then came a nasty feud with the NRA.
May 24, 2018 - 10:00am
May 23, 2018
She said she was sexually assaulted by a state trooper. His camera footage shows otherwise
May 23, 2018 - 8:47pm
May 19, 2018
In a booking photo provided by the Galveston County Sheriff's Office, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, held as the suspect in a shooting spree that left at least 10 people dead at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, May 18, 2018. At least 10 more were wounded, authorities said; the shooter used a shotgun and .38 revolver. (Galveston County Sheriff's Office via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
10 killed in Texas high school shooting were mostly students; police say suspect confessed
May 19, 2018 - 11:39am
A woman holds a bible and a rose during a vigil for victims of a school shooting that left 10 dead in Santa Fe, Texas, May 18, 2018. A 17-year-old student armed with a shotgun and a .38 revolver opened fire on his fellow students at Santa Fe High School, before surrendering himself, authorities said. (Ilana Panich-Linsman/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
'I always felt it would eventually happen here': A Santa Fe High School survivor's reaction to the shooting
May 19, 2018 - 9:30am
May 18, 2018
A student wipes away tears during a vigil for victims of the Santa Fe school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas following a shooting that killed 10 at Santa Fe High School at Santa Fe High School. Mandatory Credit: John Glaser-USA TODAY NETWORK
Suspect in Texas school shooting was nondescript, betraying growing darkness
May 18, 2018 - 8:06pm
April 6, 2018
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Rep. Blake Farenthold, facing ethics probe, abruptly resigns
April 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 21, 2018
ND attorney general bans phony charity operator
March 21, 2018 - 2:51pm
Members of law enforcement investigate near the scene where they say a bombing suspect blew himself up in his vehicle, off of Interstate 35 in Round Rock, Texas, Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018. The 24-year-old white man, named Mark Anthony Conditt, was a suspect in the series of bombings that have terrorized the city of Austin, Texas in recent days. He died in the blast early Wednesday, authorities said. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times)
Austin bomb suspect Mark Anthony Conditt blows himself up as SWAT teams moves in
March 21, 2018 - 1:20pm
March 20, 2018
FBI agents at the scene of Sunday’s explosion that injured two people in southwest Austin, March 19, 2018. A fourth bomb triggered by a tripwire suggests a higher level of sophistication in the wave of bomb attacks that have unnerved the residents of Austin. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times) - XNYT111
Package bound for Austin explodes at Texas FedEx facility; second package recovered
March 20, 2018 - 6:42am
March 19, 2018
An FBI vehicle is parked on a street where a package bomb exploded the day before, in Austin, Texas, March 13, 2018. In the span of 10 days in Austin, two people have been killed and three people injured in a series of separate package explosions so powerful that the reverberations shook the windows and walls blocks away. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Fourth Austin package explosion this month possibly detonated by trip wire, leaving 2 injured, police say
March 19, 2018 - 6:29am
March 16, 2018
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A man died after a boulder fell onto his car from an overpass. Officials say someone pushed it.
March 16, 2018 - 5:26pm
March 5, 2018
Gay Ku Paw, 20, left, at home in the house bought by her parents, Lah Eh, 50, and Ter Htoo, 53, in Dumas, Texas. Burmese refugees of the Karen ethnic minority, they paid off the home with money saved from a decade of cutting beef at the packing plant in nearby Cactus. ALL PHOTOS: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
At a Texas meatpacking plant, jobs Americans won't take
March 5, 2018 - 1:53pm
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