Fireworks and pets: A dangerous mix

Spike in the number of lost pets in the days following New Year’s Eve due to the noise from the fireworks scaring them.

FILE - DPS State Trooper (KXAN File Photo)

DPS troopers to stop asking drivers’ race

The change comes after the DPS director ordered state troopers to ask for drivers to identify their race. But that strategy backfired as exp…