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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - The Texas A&M University System chancellor's work is reviewed every year - behind closed doors and without a written public record. John Sharp received a verbal evaluation from 10 A&M System regents on Nov. 1, 2012, about a year after he...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - An East Texas sheriff's office is trying to find homes for nine donkeys found abandoned throughout the county. Bowie County sheriff's Lt. Stanley Cowley says state law requires the animals to auctioned, but no one bought them. The animals have now been in...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Organizers of San Antonio's gay pride festival say they had record attendance this weekend, on the heels of two Supreme Court rulings celebrated by gay-rights advocates. About 5,000 people attended the Pride Bigger Than Texas festival Saturday, with another 15...
There were two different crime scenes and one horrific ending Sunday for a divorced mother of two with a history of reported harassment from her ex-husband. Grand Prairie police Detective Mark Beseda said 39-year-old Dashun Atkins drove to the Hill Top Lane home of ex-spouse...
San Antonio Police officials confirm an officer and another man were apparently shot in an incident late Friday evening. According to SAPD, the officer was shot in the leg after a struggle for a gun in the front yard of a house on San Antonio's northeast side. The other man, a...
A museum featuring art of the American West is to open this fall along San Antonio's River Walk. The Briscoe Western Art Museum will open Oct. 26 and is named in honor of the late Texas Gov. Dolph Briscoe Jr. and his wife Janey. The main museum building is housed in San Antonio'...
A military judge says witness testimony about a dying pregnant soldier's cries of "My baby! My baby!" will be allowed during the murder trial of the Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage. Col. Tara Osborn ruled on motions Thursday in Maj. Nidal Hasan's...
A two-headed turtle has hatched at the San Antonio Zoo and officials have named her Thelma and Louise. The female Texas cooter arrived June 18 and will go on display Thursday at the zoo's Friedrich Aquarium. Zoo spokeswoman Debbie Rios-Vanskike (van SKYKE') said Wednesday that...
A 13-year-old North Texas boy faces a capital murder charge in the death of a 5-year-old boy hit in the head multiple times. Fort Worth police say the teen was arrested Thursday in the death of Sida Osman. The teen's name is being withheld because he's a juvenile. His case is in...