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Fayette County law enforcement officers received a call around six last night of an armed man driving a black Lincoln Navigator headed north from the US Hwy 77 rest area. Witnesses said the man had just held family members at gunpoint, as they were able to run off from him. The...
One road rager in San Antonio cut off the wrong driver this morning. He pulled a gun and opened fire at the woman who cut him off. She turns out to be a police officer on her way to work. San Antonio Police Chief Bill McManus says the radio saver her life. She called officers...
A Southeast Texas school board has voted to fire a high school teacher who was arrested on an assault charge after a video surfaced that the district says shows her repeatedly striking a student in her class. KFDM-TV reports the Beaumont school district board voted Tuesday to...
A seventh flood-related death has been confirmed in the Houston area after a body was found in a vehicle in a flooded underpass in western Houston. A spokesman at Houston's Emergency Operations Center says the body was found in the vehicle when the underpass at Westpark Toll...
DALLAS (AP) - A federal judge will decide if Dallas must allow organizers of a sex exposition to again rent the city-owned convention center for an event. U.S. District Judge Sidney Fitzwater heard arguments Monday but didn't immediately rule on use of the Kay Bailey Hutchison...
MIDLOTHIAN, Texas (AP) - A fitness instructor has been slain at a North Texas church and investigators are seeking a man dressed as a police officer who was seen on security video. Midlothian police say the body of 45-year-old Terri "Missy" Bevers of Red Oak was located Monday...
Storms have dumped more than a foot of rain in the Houston area, flooding dozens of neighborhoods and leaving at least five people dead. Heavy flooding has become nearly an annual rite of passage in the practically sea-level city, where experts have long warned of the potential...
Officials in Houston say two people are dead from today's flooding. Both victims were found dead in their vehicles, according to Harris County officials. An 18-wheeler driver died in flood waters on the North Sam Houston Tollway at Hardy Road and another person was found dead in...