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BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Police say a janitor at a Central Texas elementary school has been charged with trying to fondle several female students while hugging them. Brazos County jail records show 58-year-old Juan Jose Ledezma of Bryan was being held Tuesday on three counts of...
ARROYO CITY, Texas (AP) - A park along the Texas border that is managed and maintained by local taxpayer dollars is nonetheless closed during the federal government shutdown. Adolph Thomae Jr. County Park was closed this week because it sits on federal land. But the park is...
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police say a teenage boy has been shot in the head during a disturbance while visiting friends at an apartment complex. Police say the altercation happened Sunday night. Investigators say the shooter fled the scene. Houston police on Monday did not...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - A camera that washed up on the shores of Galveston after traveling 1,144 miles over nine months is helping a team of scientists prove theories about the path seaweed takes through the Atlantic. Texas A&M scientist Capt. Robert Webster hopes the camera...
FREEPORT, Texas (AP) - The Coast Guard has suspended the search for two fishermen last seen wading near the mouth of the Brazos River in the Freeport area. Members of the volunteer group Texas EquuSearch planned to continue their search Monday. The Coast Guard says a bystander...
PADUCAH, Texas (AP) - A helicopter pilot from Utah has died in a West Texas crash after the tail rotor hit some pulley equipment while trying to connect to a power line. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the helicopter crashed Sunday afternoon in a field in rural Cottle...
WASHINGTON (AP) - This year's Catholic Mass before the Supreme Court's new term has become an appeal to the other deadlocked branches of government. A majority of the court, including Chief Justice John Roberts, attended Sunday's Mass at St. Matthew's Cathedral in Washington, as...
DALLAS (AP) - Airport officials say a Korean Air flight leaving Dallas turned around because of apparent engine problems after takeoff and was greeted on the tarmac by fire trucks. Korean Air Flight 32 returned Sunday to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. According to the...
BRYAN, Texas (AP) - A hardware store that had served the Bryan-College Station area for more than a century is closing its doors for the last time. Parker-Astin Hardware in downtown Bryan started as the sort of place where a credit account could be opened with a handshake. Its...