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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano is to visit the Texas-Mexico border to discuss cooperation with Mexico's domestic security chief before proceeding to meetings in Mexico City. Napolitano's visit Tuesday includes meetings in Matamoros,...
LA GRANGE, Texas (AP) - A South Texas woman faces a drug charge after about 12 pounds of cocaine turned up hidden in the battery of her vehicle that was bound for Houston. The Fayette County Sheriff's Office says Alma R. Presas of La Joya had her three elementary school-age...
CLOVIS, N.M. (AP) - A federal judge has rejected a letter of apology from a New Mexico couple who were found guilty of defrauding the Air Force out of millions. Court records in San Antonio show U.S. District Judge Fred Biery ruled this week that Donald Dean Brewer and his wife...
DALLAS (AP) - The deadly accident on a Six Flags Over Texas roller coaster has prompted the temporary shutdown of a similar ride at a sister Six Flags park in San Antonio. Six Flags is investigating a Dallas woman's fatal fall from the Texas Giant roller coaster Friday night at...
DALLAS (AP) - A former U.S. attorney has been hired by the Dallas school board to investigation allegations that Superintendent Mike Miles tried to interfere with bidding on a service contract. Trustees of the Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles voted...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - Authorities say gunfire erupted at a North Texas home when officers investigating the killing of a 6-year-old girl were met by an armed man. FBI spokeswoman Katherine Chaumont says the officers executing a search warrant at the Saginaw home Tuesday morning...
DALLAS (AP) - A federal appeals court again has stopped a Dallas suburb from enforcing a law that bans immigrants in the United States without legal permission from renting apartments. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans on Monday upheld a lower court's decision...
DENVER (AP) - An autopsy by doctors who examined the body of the man suspected of killing Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements and Denver pizza delivery driver Nathan Leon found anti-anxiety medication in his system. The autopsy report confirms that Evan Ebel died as a result of...
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 200 people in at least four states have come down with a stomach bug that could be linked to foodborne illness. The Centers for Disease Control says the cyclospora infection causing diarrhea and other flu-like symptoms has been reported in Iowa,...