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GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) - A North Texas police chief says his officers are having an "extremely difficult time" after a woman who complained of harassment from her ex-husband was killed hours later. In a statement Monday, Grand Prairie Police Chief Steve Dye said the Sunday...
MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) - Officials say a hiker has been airlifted from Maine's highest mountain after he was injured by a falling rock. Sixty-two-year-old Ned Hamara of Texas was hurt after a large rock fell on him Monday afternoon while he was hiking Mount Katahdin at Baxter...
HOUSTON (AP) - The death of 3-year-old Lee'onna Ramirez remained hidden for a year as authorities say her mother kept them at bay with conflicting stories on her whereabouts. One scenario was that the child was living with her father in Mexico. Investigators allege Lee'onna's...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Harris County sheriff's office is seeking information after a newborn boy was found abandoned next to a trash container at an apartment building. The sheriff's office says the newborn was discovered on Saturday morning. The newborn, found wrapped in a black T-...
DALLAS (AP) - A neighbor has been arrested in the burglary of a Dallas home where a 73-year-old woman was killed last week. Police say 50-year-old Gary Anthony Sanders was arrested Sunday and charged with burglary of a habitation. He remained in Dallas County jail Monday on $50,...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas filibuster star Wendy Davis says she hasn't decided whether she'll be a candidate for statewide office next year. The Democratic state senator gained national fame for her filibuster last week against Texas abortion restrictions. She's gotten...
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a man has killed two people before killing himself at a southeast Texas beach. The Jefferson County sheriff's office says that they got several 911 calls on Sunday afternoon about a shooting in progress at McFaddin Beach. When deputies...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Interest in tornado shelters appears to be rising in the Texas Panhandle, particularly as officials in Lubbock make a push to improve tornado awareness. The effort continues to find out how many area residents have access to a shelter and how many shelters...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston mother of a missing 3-year-old girl is facing charges of injury to a child and tampering with evidence. Sabrina Maria Deleon appeared in court Saturday. The charges are in connection with her missing 3-year-old daughter. Investigators say Deleon told...