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“Tower” is an extraordinary documentary about a shooting at the University of Texas in Austin in 1966. (Courtesy Kino Lorber)

‘Tower’ sheds provocative light on 1966 mass shooting

Mass school shootings were unheard of before Aug. 1, 1966, day when,…

 

Texas Department of Criminal Justice prisoners are evacuated from the Terrell and Stringfellow Units on Sunday in Rosharon, Texas. (Jon Shapley/Houston Chronicle via AP)

At least 6 dead, 2 missing after floods in Texas, Kansas

HOUSTON — Authorities in central Texas found two more bodies along flooded…

 

In this undated file frame from video provided by the Waller County Sheriff's Department, Sandra Bland stands before a desk at Waller County Jail in Hempstead, Texas.  (Waller County Sheriff's Department via AP, File)

Bland case highlights some lax Texas state police practices

AUSTIN, Texas — A Texas grand jury that declined to indict anyone…

 

Police: Person of interest in judge’s attack held in slaying

AUSTIN, Texas — A person of interest in the wounding of a…