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Is Beto back? O’Rourke’s Trump counter-rally teases 2020 run

It's not easy to drown out President Donald Trump, but Beto O'Rourke showed he's willing to try.

In Texas, Trump backs wall while O’Rourke rallies opponents

President Donald Trump charged ahead with his pledge to build a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, skimming over the details of lawmakers’ tentative deal that would give him far less than he’s been demanding and declaring he’s “setting the stage” to deliver on his signature campaign promise.

Five Houston police officers injured in shooting; two suspects dead

Shooting that hurt 5 officers started with warrant attempt

Search continues for Emily Wade

Police, family, and friends are still searching for a missing Harrison County woman recently moved to Ennis, Texas.

Texas landowners dig in to fight Trump’s border wall

Rather than surrender their land to the federal government, some property owners on the Texas border are digging in to fight President Donald Trump's border wall.

Democrats seize House control, but Trump’s GOP holds Senate

Democrats seized the House majority from President Donald Trump’s Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what’s left of the president’s governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and preserved key governorships, beating back a “blue wave” that never fully materialized.

Dangerous Cat 4 Hurricane Willa closes in on Mexico coast

Authorities rushed to evacuate low-lying areas and set up shelters as an “extremely dangerous” Hurricane Willa with winds of 145 mph (230 kph) headed toward a Tuesday afternoon landfall along a stretch of Mexico’s Pacific coast dotted with high-rise resorts, surfing beaches and fishing villages.

UPDATE: Texas man’s body recovered from Lake Cumberland

The body of a man who went under while swimming in Lake Cumberland last week was recovered Sunday afternoon.

Victim’s family calls ex-cop’s 15-year sentence too short

A Texas jury gave a white former police officer too lenient of a punishment when sentencing him to 15 years for the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager who was in a car leaving a house party, the victim’s family members said.

Donations, volunteering surge at border asylum-seeker center

One by one, around Father’s Day, the surge of Amazon boxes containing shirts, pants, underwear and many other items began arriving at an asylum-seeker rest center in the border town of McAllen, Texas.

5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people during a suspected “smuggling event” crashed while fleeing from Border Patrol agents in South Texas, authorities said.

UK’s Floreal headed to Texas

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - UK Track and Field head coach Edrick Floreal is leaving Lexington for the Texas Longhorns. Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart has issued...

UPDATE: Texas gunman was wearing “Born to Kill” shirt

A sophomore at Santa Fe High School says he was in his art class when he suddenly heard three louds booms.

Teen shot in Texas school cafeteria

Sheriff's officials say there's been a shooting at a high school in a small town south of Dallas and a suspect is in custody.

Deputies visited church gunman’s house in 2014

Authorities say the victims of a shooting at small Texas church include several members of an extended family

Kentucky Air National Guard deploys more Airmen for hurricane relief

Two aircraft and 14 more Airmen deployed from the Kentucky Air National Guard Base Friday to fly humanitarian aid and airlift evacuation missions in Texas following unprecedented flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Kentucky Air Guard Special Tactics Airmen save lives in hurricane aftermath

Special Tactics Airmen from the Kentucky and Oregon Air National Guard have saved lives in Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

Lexington Fire Department headed to Texas to help hurricane victims

The Lexington Fire Department deployed over a dozen personnel to Texas on Wednesday, according to officials.

Kentucky Division of Forestry helping in Texas

Forty members of the Kentucky Division of Forestry left Tuesday to help in flood-ravaged Texas.

Texan equestrians and horses stuck in Lexington as Harvey hits Gulf Coast

While volunteers head off to Texas to help, some Texans in Lexington are wishing they could go along.

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UPDATE: Former pilot convicted in triple murder

Christian Martin was found guilty of murder, arson, attempted arson, burglary and tampering with physical evidence, according to prosecutors.

Lexington man going viral on Tik Tok for comedy skits

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - What started as a way to pass the time at work...quickly turned into something much more. "At the end of the...

Sheriff’s deputy involved in injury collision in Marshall County

The collision happened Wednesday afternoon on US 641, according to KSP.

Missing woman found in creek, rescued in Madison County

49-year old Patricia Keith was found and rescued about four hours after she was reported missing, according to the Richmond Register.