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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Houston-based Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP says it will invest about $107 million to expand its crude and condensate pipeline system deeper into the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. The expansion is supported by a long-term contract with ConocoPhillips. It...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The FBI is investigating the kidnapping of a U.S. Marine reservist in Mexico last month. Armando Fernandez, special agent in charge of the FBI's San Antonio Division, said in a news release Monday that the FBI is seeking information about the kidnapping...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - The Insurance Council of Texas estimates that insured losses from last week's hail storm in Amarillo will total about $400 million. The total exceeds the record set in 2004 of $175 million. The trade association derived its estimate by taking reports from...
CLEBURNE, Texas (AP) - A driver blamed for a 2012 traffic accident that left an off-duty North Texas police officer dead has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. A jury in Cleburne on Monday ordered the penalty for 22-year-old Ricardo Espinoza of Alvarado. Espinoza last week...
JASPER, Texas (AP) - Two Southeast Texas police officers have been fired after a videotaped incident in which a woman held for an unpaid traffic ticket had her face slammed on a jail counter. The Jasper City Council on Monday dismissed Officers Ryan Cunningham and Ricky Grissom...
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) - A solar-powered plane that spent more than a week in North Texas has departed on the third leg of its cross-country trip. The Solar Impulse took off early Monday from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport bound for Lambert-St. Louis International...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - When three federal judges in San Antonio released voting maps in November 2011, Democrats jumped for joy at how many seats they'd gain in Congress and the Texas House. Their grand plans, though, were short-lived. The U.S. Supreme Court interceded and said...
WEST, Texas (AP) - A government assistance center in a Central Texas town devastated by a deadly fertilizer plant explosion will now concentrate on providing loans. The recovery center in West on Monday became the Small Business Administration disaster loan outreach center. The...
MOODY, Texas (AP) - A hive of Africanized bees has killed a Central Texas man and injured a woman who tried to help him. McLennan County Chief Sheriff's Deputy Matt Cawthon says Larry Goodwin was driving a tractor in Moody about 30 minutes south of Waco on Saturday when attacked...