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AVE MONTGOMERY Star-Telegram One of two Border Patrol agents sentenced to a decade in federal prison for the shooting of a Mexican drug smuggler in Texas was beaten by five fellow inmates at a medium-security prison in Yazoo City, Miss., lawmakers and his relatives said Tuesday...
KENS 5 Eyewitness News An 81-year-old man is behind bars Wednesday night after exposing himself to an undercover officer. San Antonio park police arrested William Blankenship Tuesday at John James Park, near Fort Sam Houston. Police say Blankenship was walking with a cane when...
Edward Iwata USA TODAY The growing number of immigrant entrepreneurs in major U.S. cities is giving a huge lift to urban economies and even outpacing self-employed native-born Americans, according to a report Tuesday. "It's not just a handful of mom-and-pop enterprises," says...
Charisse Jones USA TODAY The nation's swelling deer population is prompting a growing number of towns and cities to permit hunting within their borders, much of it by bow and arrow. The goal: reduce the number of traffic collisions involving deer and ease conflicts between the...
SARA BONISTEEL FOXNews.com Her son is fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan, but one Connecticut mother is waging a war of her own over her right to fly Old Glory on her front lawn. Teresa Richard's condo association in this community north of Hartford wants an American flag and a...
SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS A male substitute teacher was accused of fondling two female students at Walzem Elementary School on Monday, a North East Independent School District representative said. The students reported to a counselor that the teacher allegedly fondled their...
Eric Gorski THE DENVER POST The Rev. Ted Haggard emerged from three weeks of intensive counseling convinced he is "completely heterosexual" and told an oversight board that his sexual contact with men was limited to his accuser. That is according to one of the disgraced pastor's...
KENS 5 Eyewitness News A female Madison High School coach accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a female student no longer works at the school. The coach is no longer with the Northeast Independent School District, officials said Monday. The coach was placed on...
ASSOCIATED PRESS FOXNews.com A NASA astronaut was ordered released on bail Tuesday on charges she attempted to kidnap a romantic rival for a space shuttle pilot's affections, but was told to wear a tracking device and not to contact her alleged victim. Orange County Judge Mike...