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WACO, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers have turned up no evidence linking a former paramedic from a small Central Texas town to a fire and explosion at a fertilizer plant in the town. The West Fertilizer plant explosion April 17 killed 15 people, injured hundreds and devastated a...
LUFKIN, Texas (AP) - An East Texas man wanted in the fatal shooting of his ex-girlfriend and her adult daughter at the mobile home they once shared has surrendered. Angelina County jail records show 37-year-old Kevin Jabbar McKelvey of Lufkin was being held without bond Tuesday...
DALLAS (AP) - Police say a dead fetus has been discovered in the bathroom of a Dallas hospital and that they're questioning a teenager believed to be the mother. The fetus was found Tuesday morning in a bathroom near the emergency room at Baylor University Medical Center. Dallas...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Legislature has adjourned, ending the third special session of the year after passing a major transportation measure. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus declared the session over late Monday after lawmakers approved a...
DALLAS (AP) - Former President George W. Bush has successfully undergone a heart procedure after doctors discovered a blockage in an artery. Bush spokesman Freddy Ford says a stent was inserted during a procedure Tuesday at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas. The...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Texas businessman who provided digital services to the Houston Independent School District will pay $400,000 to settle civil allegations of filing false claims. The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday announced the settlement with Larry Lehmann of Giddings...
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) - Authorities have identified a truck driver killed when his semitrailer rig veered off an interchange overpass, crashed and burned on the road below near Dallas. A police statement identifies the dead trucker as 59-year-old James Anthony Long of...
DALLAS (AP) - A day of service across Dallas County in November is being organized as one of the events to mark the 50th anniversary of the President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas. The citizen-led JFK Day of Service was organized to encourage volunteering to area...
FARMERS BRANCH, Texas (AP) - Leaders of a Dallas-area city will consider whether to appeal a ruling that struck down an ordinance banning immigrants in the U.S. without legal permission from renting apartments. The Farmers Branch City Council meets Tuesday night. The 5th U.S...