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A Jordanian-born man living in Texas has been convicted of disability fraud just months after a murder charge was dropped in the death of an Iranian student and activist. Ali Irsan of Conroe was convicted Friday of conspiracy to defraud the U.S. in what prosecutors say involved...
A South Texas man accused in the fatal shooting of his daughter's ex-boyfriend during a scuffle will not be prosecuted for the October slaying. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times ( http://bit.ly/1Gtwybl ) reported Friday that a Nueces County grand jury declined to indict 56-year-...
The Interstate 35 access road bridges over the Brazos (BRAZ'-uhs) River in Central Texas have a new look meant to enhance the spans near Baylor University. The Waco Tribune-Herald ( http://bit.ly/1C1kpoJ ) reported Friday that crews recently turned on the decorative LED lighting...
The operator of a Dallas hospital has denied allegations of poor training and seeks dismissal of a lawsuit filed by a nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for a patient. The Dallas Morning News ( http://bit.ly/1GcgoEy ) reports Texas Health Resources filed a response Friday...
1 worker dead, 3 hurt in steel frame collapse in North Texas ARGYLE, Texas (AP) — The steel frame of an under-construction activities center has collapsed outside a North Texas school, leaving one worker dead and three others hurt. The accident happened Thursday morning at...
One of four stained-glass windows salvaged from an old church undergoing demolition will be hung in the ticketing hall at Dallas Love Field Airport. A statement issued by the City of Dallas says the window is one of four windows salvaged from the Trinity Lutheran Church in Old...
Authorities say a person has been arrested in the shooting of a former San Antonio police officer accused of raping a woman in his patrol car in 2013. The Bexar County Sheriff's Office said Jackie Len Neal was taken to a hospital, where he was listed in stable condition Thursday...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The pending state budget plan bursts with big wins for Texas Republicans: more border security dollars, room for tax cuts and new snubs at abortion providers. But a $210 billion spending bill that the House approved Wednesday after a grueling all-nighter...
Impaired driving continues to be a significant problem in Texas and responding to this challenge requires an effective plan to communicate with all Texans. In 2014, young Hispanic males comprised 49 percent of all statewide male drivers, ages 17-34, involved in impaired driving...