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Texas EquuSearch to Honor Founder's Daughter Laura Miller

 Texas EquuSearch encourages you to join our search volunteers this Sunday evening September 7 for a special memorial service and candlelight...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:40 ET
During the entire month of September, Texas de Brazil is offering incentives to help encourage guests to donate to the No Kid Hungry campaign. Guests that donate $1 will receive a complimentary dessert on a return visit. If the guest donates $5 or more, they will receive $10 off dinner for up to 8 guests on a return visit! The best part, 100% of the donation goes to No Kid Hungry. For more information on Texas de Brazil and this September event, visit and (PRNewsFoto/Texas de Brazil)

Dine Out At Texas de Brazil In September And Help End Childhood Hunger

 In America, 1 in 5 children struggles with hunger. This September, Texas de Brazil is joining thousands of restaurants nationwide to support...

Aug 28, 2014, 10:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital launches immunotherapy study

 For children with food allergies, a trace amount of a substance can trigger deadly anaphylaxis within minutes of ingestion – the fear of...

Aug 28, 2014, 10:00 ET
Texas Instruments expands world's lowest power microcontroller portfolio to take metering, health and fitness and wearables designs to the next level. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments)

Texas Instruments expands world's lowest power microcontroller portfolio to take your metering, health and fitness and wearables designs to the next level

 Enabling developers to reduce power consumption, bill of materials and product size, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today released 46...

Aug 28, 2014, 07:11 ET
Batman: The Ride - World's First 4D Free Fly Coaster at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, San Antonio in 2015 (PRNewsFoto/Six Flags Fiesta Texas)

BATMAN™: The Ride - A New Coaster Concept Premiering at Six Flags Fiesta Texas Summer 2015

Six Flags Fiesta Texas today unveiled plans to debut the most exciting coaster in the park's 22-year history — BATMAN™: The Ride,...

Aug 28, 2014, 05:05 ET
Traveling in six-passenger vehicles, guests will become members of the JUSTICE LEAGUE Reserve Team and engage in a full-sensory journey as they work to outsmart Lex Luthor and The Joker and save the city of Metropolis. (PRNewsFoto/Six Flags Over Texas)


Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas and Six Flags St. Louis, the Coaster Capital of Missouri — in partnership with Warner Bros....

Aug 27, 2014, 07:45 ET

EquuSearch Founder Tim Miller Files $110 Million Wrongful Death Lawsuit

 Timothy Miller, the founder of Texas EquuSearch, filed a $110 million wrongful death lawsuit against Clyde E. Hedrick in the death of his...

Aug 26, 2014, 10:30 ET
Texas Instruments Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments Incorporated)

TI Executive Vice President Brian Crutcher to speak at Citi investor conference

 Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) Executive Vice President of Business Operations Brian Crutcher will speak at the 2014 Citi...

Aug 26, 2014, 08:00 ET
Texas Instruments Logo. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments Incorporated)

TI brings 16-bit ADC precision performance to industrial control applications with new single-core C2000™ Delfino™ F2837xS microcontrollers

 Introducing the powerful, single-core series for industrial real-time control design, Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today launches the...

Aug 26, 2014, 08:00 ET
DLP LightCrafter Display 2010 evaluation module (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments DLP)

TI announces first DLP® LightCrafter™ evaluation module for video and data display applications

 Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today announced the availability of the DLP® LightCrafter™ Display 2010 evaluation module, a...

Aug 25, 2014, 15:59 ET

WGU Texas Scholarship to Make "Back-to-School" a Reality for 100-Plus Working Adults

Back-to-school season is in full swing across the state. And while children and young adults are heading back to school, millions of working adults...

Aug 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
TI introduces first fully integrated mono, Class-D audio amplifier for eCall, instrument cluster and telematics (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments)

TI introduces first fully integrated mono, Class-D audio amplifier for eCall, instrument cluster and telematics

 Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) today introduced the industry's first automotive Class-D audio amplifier to integrate load-dump...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:58 ET

Students Receive "Go Further in Human Resources" Scholarship from WGU Texas

Today, WGU Texas announced the first five recipients of its "Go Further in Human Resources" Scholarships, created in partnership with Texas...

Aug 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
Show how Texas Instruments technology makes math or science more meaningful for your chance to go back to school with a bang! Submit a selfie with your favorite Texas Instruments technology. The winner and his or her class will receive a classroom set of graphing calculators and a video-conference call, in class, from Emmy-nominated actress and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) advocate, Mayim Bialik. (PRNewsFoto/Texas Instruments)


All across the country, students are getting ready for their close-up with their graphing calculator. A new contest, "Express Your Selfie,"...

Aug 20, 2014, 07:00 ET

PTA CommYOUnity: Backing A Better Future

 Texas PTA is inviting members of communities across the state to "back the future" by participating in a series of happenings celebrating the...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:35 ET
Asbestos warning sign (PRNewsFoto/Texas Mesothelioma Victims Cente)

Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers Instant Access to the Nation's Best Mesothelioma Compensation Attorneys

 The Texas Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma in Texas, or their family members to call them first at...

Aug 18, 2014, 14:46 ET

Texas Virtual Academy Students Log in August 25th to Start School Year

 Texas Virtual Academy, a public online school serving students in grades 3-12, will have hundreds of students returning to school Monday,...

Aug 15, 2014, 07:00 ET

Texas Children's Hospital welcomes new chief of otolaryngology

Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce Dr. Ellis M. Arjmand as the new chief of otolaryngology. Arjmand, whose appointment is effective...

Aug 13, 2014, 14:36 ET

Texas Online Preparatory School Begins August 25

Students enrolled in Texas Online Preparatory School, a tuition-free, online public school serving students in grades 3-12, will go back to school...

Aug 13, 2014, 10:23 ET
Texas American Resources, LLC Logo (PRNewsFoto/Texas American Resources, LLC)

Texas American Resources, LLC Announces Divestiture Of South Texas Properties For $135 Million

 Texas American Resources, LLC ("TAR" or the "Company") announced today that it has closed on the sale of its South Texas properties to an...