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HOUSTON (AP) - Prosecutors say the getaway driver in a 2009 Houston armored car robbery in which a guard was shot has been sentenced to five years in prison. A federal judge in Houston on Wednesday sentenced 30-year-old Hendrick Dwayne Lynn of Houston. Prosecutors say Lynn was...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The start of the game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves has been delayed because of smoky conditions inside the Mexico City arena. The NBA tweeted news of the delay Wednesday night. The arena was evacuated about 45 minutes before the...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas woman has been extradited from Michigan on parole violation charges amid the investigation of a baby found dead in the New Mexico desert. Authorities have said the body is believed to be Jenna Farrey's 5-month-old son, Jackson. El Paso County...
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - A Fort Hood sergeant convicted in a prostitution and adultery case allegedly involving cash-strapped female soldiers has been reprimanded and demoted. A military jury late Tuesday convicted Master Sgt. Brad Grimes of conspiring to patronize a prostitute...
HOUSTON (AP) - A school principal in Houston has been accused of shoplifting about $350 worth of Christmas ornaments and men's clothing from a department store. The Houston Independent School District on Tuesday said Tammie Daily has been temporarily reassigned amid the...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A 17-year-old South Texas mother has died after being stabbed while holding her baby at a bus stop and police later arrested her ex-boyfriend. San Antonio police say the infant girl was not hurt in the attack Tuesday afternoon as the former couple apparently...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A jury is set to hear testimony from the first witness at the trial of a former BP drilling engineer charged with deleting text messages and voicemails about the company's response to its massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. An FBI supervisor who...
HOUSTON (AP) - The browning of Texas has slowed over the past few months as near normal spring and summer rainfall has eased the grip of a persistent drought, especially in the eastern half of the state. State climatologist John Nielsen-Gammon says the drought conditions have...
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Texas inmate has been executed for the death of a corrections officer during a short-lived escape from prison six years ago. Jerry Martin had requested that no additional appeals be filed on his behalf, clearing the way for his lethal injection Tuesday...