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Houston-area water may be tainted with brain-eating microbe

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality warned the Brazosport Water Authority late Friday of the potential contamination of its water supply by naegleria fowleri, which can be deadly.

Trump traveling ‘to be with those’ in hurricane-hit states

He is expected to survey storm damage and receive briefings on emergency operations and ongoing relief efforts.

Texas police say 3 officers shot, but in stable condition

Police in a suburb of Austin, Texas, say three officers have been shot and a person remains barricaded inside a home.

Some radioactive Savannah River Site waste headed to Texas

The U.S. Department of Energy is planning to send a few gallons of radioactive wastewater from a South Carolina nuclear reservation to Texas, where it will be treated and disposed.

California, Florida, Texas lose House seats with Trump order

A new analysis shows which states would be most impacted by President Donald Trump's order to exclude immigrants in the country illegally from being counted in the redrawing of U.S. House districts.

Hanna officially becomes a Category 1 hurricane

Hurricane Hanna has formed in the Gulf of Mexico as a Category 1 hurricane with sustained winds of 75 mph around the eye wall.

Active shooter forces lockdown at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi

An active shooter situation at a south Texas military installation appears to be over.

Austin officials cancel South by Southwest festival

The organizers of South By Southwest have cancelled the annual arts and technology festival.

Police: 2 dead after warehouse explosion shakes Houston

Two people are confirmed dead after a massive explosion at a Houston industrial company.

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Battleship hosts night-long ghost hunt

This weekend, paranormal investigators met at the North Carolina Battleship for celebrate National Ghost Hunting Day.

Multiple injuries in traffic accident in Southport

The accident happened on Long Beach Road near Faith Boulevard. Fire and EMS are treating those injured.

Swimmer drowns in Surf City

Advanced life support was administered from Pender EMS and Fire and the Surf City Fire Department, but the victim did not survive.

Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump hailed Barrett as “a woman of remarkable intellect and character,” saying he had studied her record closely before making the pick.