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A woman has died after being struck by a northline METRO light rail train. METRO Police a woman in her early-20's was hit one block south of the McGowen station. She was transported to Ben Taub Hospital but was later pronounced dead. Police couldn't say why or how the woman got...
A Texas lawmaker, currently in his fifth marriage, has submitted a hand-written complaint against a Texas judge — the wrong judge as it turns out — over a recent ruling allowing two women to get married after 30 years. In an op-ed, in the Star-Telegram , Bud Kennedy explains...
The quiet of a Sunday morning did not last long in the Imperial Green Neighborhood off Airtex and I-45 North. More than a dozen police and emergency vehicles crowded the small street after a call of a shooting involving a child. Harris County Sheriff's Office Homicide Detectives...
The quiet of a Sunday morning did not last long in the Imperial Green Neighborhood off Airtex and I-45 North. More than a dozen police and emergency vehicles crowded the small street after a call of a shooting involving a child. Harris County Sheriff's Office Homicide Detectives...
A 76-year-old Texas man is facing a charge after being accused of punching and trying to choke a police officer during a traffic stop. The Bryan-College Station Eagle reports ( http://bit.ly/1aI40ij ) Arthur Lee Wright was pulled over after nearly hitting a College Station...
Authorities say a 4-year-old Houston-area boy has died after he accidentally shot himself while in a home. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the shooting happened Sunday morning at a home in north Harris County. Sheriff's office spokesman Thomas Gilliland says...
Two people were killed after the SUV they were in went off a Fort Worth bridge and plunged into a creek. The Fort Worth Fire Department says one victim, an adult male, was pronounced dead at the scene Saturday evening. The second victim, an adult female, died later at a hospital...
A nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for the first person in the U.S. diagnosed with the deadly disease tells a newspaper that the hospital where she had worked in Dallas and its parent company failed her during the medical crisis. Nina Pham tells The Dallas Morning News (...
A lawsuit has been settled against a Central Texas police department, which had been accused of breaking the collarbone of a teenager during an incident at a Wal-Mart. The Killeen Daily Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/1aHKRgn ) that Lorenzo Martinez and his mother had sued the...