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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A military judge in South Texas has dismissed a sexual misconduct case against an Air Force trainer because evidence wrongly was taken from his stolen cellphone. Prosecutors at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland have until Friday to appeal in the case of Tech...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M University officials are investigating a bomb threat at Kyle Field that prompted officials to issue a "Code Maroon" safety advisory and close the stadium and nearby buildings. An A&M statement Wednesday says the football stadium...
HOUSTON (AP) - A former elementary school teacher in Houston faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty in a child pornography case. Prosecutors say 53-year-old Juan Antonio Villarreal pleaded guilty Tuesday to distribution and possession of child pornography. A...
BRYAN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry will join firefighters and other mourners to remember two Central Texas firefighters killed in an accidental blaze linked to an electrical short. A public memorial service will be held Wednesday at Central Baptist Church in College Station for...
HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators say a newborn girl has survived being wrapped in a plastic bag and abandoned near a Houston-area apartment complex. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the baby was breathing on her own and in good condition when she was discovered Tuesday night...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A former professional marriage counselor in North Texas faces up to 20 years in prison after being convicted of sexual assault of a male client. Testimony continues Wednesday in Fort Worth in the penalty phase for 47-year-old Sheila Loven, who had a...
AUSTWELL, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has used a new technique to estimate a South Texas whooping crane refuge has at least 257 birds. Last year's flock in the primary survey area around Aransas National Wildlife Refuge numbered 283 birds. The Victoria...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Hundreds of engineers have dropped out of a windstorm certification program following legislative changes to become certified by the Texas Department of Insurance. More than 900 engineers took part last year. That dropped to about 200 as of Feb. 15...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Police in West Texas have asked for the public's help in locating an elderly El Paso couple missing since they apparently went for a drive. El Paso police on Monday announced the search for Ricardo Beltran and his wife Martha Irma Beltran, who were last...