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MEXICO CITY (AP) - Two high-school students are fighting drug-trafficking charges in Mexico, saying the cocaine found in their van had actually been there and unnoticed when it was sold to their family at a U.S. government auction. Sergio Alejandro Torres and Julio Cesar Moreno...
MINERAL WELLS, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a teenager has discovered the body of his mother in a freezer in her North Texas home. Mineral Wells Police Chief Dean Sullivan says the body was discovered Thursday evening and that the death is being investigated as a possible...
CLEBURNE, Texas (AP) - Remains of a man found dead more than 40 years ago have been exhumed from a North Texas cemetery so a cold-case team of retired investigators can try to find out who he is and hopefully who killed him. DNA from the body removed Thursday will be compared...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - A judge in Texarkana has given a former northeast Texas police sergeant a week to decide whether to take a plea in an assault case where he is accused of injecting his wife with animal-euthanizing drugs. David Horn is set for trial in September for the...
DALLAS (AP) - Open now for 100 days, the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas has drawn more than 170,000 visitors. Officials say that's a pace to reach their most optimistic first-year attendance target of 500,000. Former first lady Laura Bush says the...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A federal judge has riled an El Paso lawyer and former Carnegie Mellon University trustee is competent to stand trial on charges he conspired to launder up to $600 million for a Mexican drug cartel. Marco Antonio Delgado also is accused of diverting...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The driver of a sport utility vehicle that plunged into a pond on an immigrant-smuggling run, drowning three men, has been sentenced to prison. A federal judge in San Antonio sentenced Javier (hahv-YEHR') Silva-Morales to 12 years in prison on Wednesday. The...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The suspect in the death of a 6-year-old North Texas girl is out of the hospital and in jail after receiving treatment for a gunshot wound to the head. Police say Tyler Holder was wounded in an exchange of gunfire with police serving him with a capital...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A newly unsealed deposition from former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura shows Ventura complaining about difficulty finding work after a Navy SEAL published a book he claims defamed him. Ventura is suing the estate of Chris Kyle, a former sniper whose best-...