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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Two teens reported missing after an evening hike on a West Texas mountain have been found unharmed but a searcher was hurt during the effort. The El Paso Fire Department says emergency personnel located the teens around 8 a.m. MDT Sunday. One rescuer...
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - A former South Texas law enforcement officer charged with conspiring to steal and distribute drugs faces trial in federal court in McAllen. Ex-Hidalgo County sheriff's Deputy Jorge Garza was among nine now-former officers implicated in a scheme in which...
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police say the 19-year-old driver of a car that plunged into a bayou killing one passenger and injuring another was drunk. Police charged George Marion with intoxicated manslaughter and intoxicated assault after the crash early Sunday. He was not injured...
HOUSTON (AP) - The family of a Houston woman injured in a catastrophic train derailment in Spain says she has died. Myrta Fariza died early Sunday in a hospital in Santiago de Compostela, the family said in a written statement. She was 59. Fariza and her husband, Robert Fariza,...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Authorities say they have identified the body of a man pulled from the Guadalupe River as a 20-year-old from Austin who had been spending the day with friends. The Comal County Sheriff's Office says Sean Ryan Hadley had been floating down the Central Texas...
DALLAS (AP) - Dallas police say four men standing in a restaurant parking lot have been shot by an unknown assailant who then fled. Sgt. Warren Mitchell says three men suffered leg wounds in the gunfire early Sunday. The fourth victim was shot in the posterior. Police say the...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - Jurors in the Texas Panhandle will decide whether the American Quarter Horse Association wrongly bars cloned animals. Deliberations resume Monday in the federal trial in Amarillo. Jurors deliberated for about two hours late Friday before recessing for the...
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (AP) — The 79th person to die in last week's train derailment in Spain has been identified by her family as Myrta Fariza of Houston. Fariza's friends and family had created a Facebook page titled "Hope for Myrta," where they collected donations and...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - An elephant born at the Fort Worth Zoo has been named Belle. Zoo spokeswoman Alexis Wilson said Thursday that Belle was the overwhelming favorite after the public was invited to vote on six possible names suggested by the zoo staff. The Asian elephant...