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YORK, Neb. (AP) - A revised resolution objecting to the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline has been submitted to York County Commissioners. The board is expected to discuss the resolution and vote on it at Tuesday's meeting. On July 9 the board tabled the issue after discussing...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The architect of a new law overhauling high school standardized testing and graduation requirements is to speak about the measure before the State Board of Education. Republican state Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen plans to address the GOP-majority, 15-...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Two former soldiers and a South Texas businessman have been indicted in a $7 million Army medical equipment contract fraud and bribery investigation. Prosecutors in San Antonio on Thursday announced the 40-count indictment names retired Army Master Sgt...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A gunman has been sentenced to life in prison for wounding a woman who rejected his advances and killing a San Antonio health club worker walking her to her car. A judge in San Antonio on Thursday sentenced 28-year-old Yu Masaki. Masaki in March pleaded guilty...
PELICAN BAY, Texas (AP) - A 62-year-old North Texas widow is behind bars charged with murder after her long-missing husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural home. Neola Robinson is in Tarrant County Jail with bond set at $150,000, charged in the 2010 death of...
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston-area authorities have identified and arrested a suspect in the 1987 slaying of a 68-year-old Houston woman. The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that 71-year-old Roman Martinez has been charged with capital murder in the death of Jacqueline...
DALLAS (AP) - Crime figures for Dallas show 84 murders have been reported through mid-July in an increase compared to a year ago. The Dallas Morning News (http://dallasne.ws/12UZySF ) reports that's up 15 percent from the same period in 2012 when 73 murders were reported. Police...
PELICAN BAY, Texas (AP) - A 62-year-old widow has been charged with murder after he long-missing husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural North Texas home. Neola Robinson is charged in the death of her husband Ervin Robinson, who was reported missing by his...
HOUSTON (AP) - Dozens of people in Houston protesting the verdict in George Zimmerman's trial forced a City Council meeting to recess when they stormed the chamber shouting "No justice, no peace." The protesters gathered in front of Houston's federal courthouse and city hall on...