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Dallas police say a security guard has been fatally shot during a convenience store robbery and the attackers then fled in two vehicles. Police are searching for several suspects in the slaying early Tuesday. Officer Kevin Wetherington says officers responded to the shooting...
Authorities in southeast Texas say a man and his father-in-law have been arrested after a domestic dispute that involved a machete attack and shooting. The Galveston County Daily News reports sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the Algoa home several times on Sunday before the...
The state senators vying to be Texas' next lieutenant governor are tearing into each other over tax and immigration policy. Republican Dan Patrick, a Houston tea party darling, is favored in November. That means Democrat Leticia Van de Putte of a San Antonio has the most to gain...
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas confirmed it has one patient in what is described as "strict isolation." A spokeswoman writes that this is based on both the patient's symptoms and travel history which apparently includes stops in a nation affected by the virus. The...
The Tarrant County jury convicted 45-year-old Michele Williams of murder in the death of 40-year-old Greg Williams at their Keller home. The jury found her not guilty of tampering with evidence. She faces life in prison. Prosecutors contend Michele Williams killed her husband...
Prosecutors say a Dallas gang member has been sentenced to nearly 22 years in federal prison for forcing a runaway 14-year-old girl into prostitution. Keith Williams was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty earlier this year to sex trafficking of children. His girlfriend, Erin...
Ted Cruz is running for president. The only thing left for him to do is say so. According to sources close to the Texas senator, Cruz could be preparing for an end-of-year announcement and is now dedicating considerable time and effort to cultivating a foreign-policy foundation...
Health industry officials tell lawmakers more needs to be done to secure our sensitive health information stored at doctors offices. Nora Belcher is with the Texas E-Health Alliance and says some doctors are not putting basic protections on that information, "And really for...
The driver of an 18-wheel tractor-trailer that collided with a bus and killed four members of a Texas community college softball team told investigators he had been distracted by something in his cabin before the accident, authorities said Sunday. More on this story: http://www...