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FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - When an Army psychiatrist goes on trial for the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage, the pace could be slower than usual. That's because Maj. Nidal Hasan's paralysis-related health issues require him to have more breaks since he'll be serving as his...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Volunteer firefighters say they need more state funding as a bill would divert some of the money from a fund originally dedicated to assist them. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/13wYiYt ) that lawmakers this year decided to send $18.5 million...
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - Texas Rangers are investigating the death of a 24-year-old man after San Angelo police used a stun gun to take him into custody. The San Angelo Standard-Times (http://bit.ly/117xevB ) reports Micah Anthony Key of San Angelo was pronounced dead at a...
DALLAS (AP) - A court date has been scheduled for Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent after prosecutors say he tested positive for marijuana. A spokeswoman for Dallas prosecutors said Monday that Brent is scheduled to appear June 21 before Judge Robert Burns. Brent is...
CARROLLTON, Texas (AP) - Police in the Dallas suburb of Carrollton say two men have drowned in a retention pond after one of the victims tried to rescue the other. Carrollton police say the two men were fishing from the bank of the pond Saturday night with several other...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Houston woman is being accused by authorities of stabbing a man to death with a stiletto heel in a high-rise condo. KHOU-TV reports (http://bit.ly/160ypBg ) that 44-year-old Ana Lilia Trujillo is facing a murder charge. Houston police investigators say officers...
WACO, Texas (AP) - Members of the public are helping create a massive mural on the side of a Waco library. With an outline already drawn by a design team, participants were given paint cans and brushes to fill in spaces. Members of the public worked on the mural Saturday at the...
HOUSTON (AP) - An oncologist at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center is being accused by authorities of trying to poison another doctor she was sleeping with by spiking his coffee with a sweet-tasting toxic chemical used in antifreeze and medical research. Ana...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - U.S. government officials have granted political asylum to a Mexican newspaper photographer who fled his home state of Veracruz after unknown assailants killed his father. A Thursday statement from El Paso lawyer Carlos Spector said Miguel Angel Lopez...