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Authorities say a Texas teenager killed his mother and two neighbors before killing himself. Uvalde County Sheriff Charlie Mendeke said Sunday that 19-year-old Dylan Westerburg gunned down his mother Friday in their home near Uvalde, about 85 miles west of San Antonio. He then...
A San Antonio tabloid is threatening to publish the names and addresses of every San Antonio police officer in response to a deadly officer involved shooting. 36yr Antoine Scott was confronted by an officer in uniform in an apartment complex. The officer believed that Scott had...
Investigators believe a pedestrian was wearing earbuds when he was hit by a freight train in Houston and killed. Authorities say the accident happened around midmorning Saturday as the man walked along the tracks in a wooded area. Houston firefighters say the young man had...
Retail gasoline prices in Texas and nationwide continue to slide amid declining crude oil prices. Triple A Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump statewide has slipped 3 cents this week to settle at $1.58 per gallon. U.S. retail gas prices are down a nickel, to...
The mayor and almost every other top official in a tiny South Texas city are under federal indictment, accused of taking kickbacks from contractors and someone trying to set up illegal gaming rooms. The U.S. attorney's office in San Antonio announced Thursday that it had...
About 30 people gathered outside a Houston courthouse to offer support to an anti-abortion activist indicted after making undercover videos about Planned Parenthood. David Daleiden spoke briefly to the crowd Thursday after turning himself in to authorities and posting bond. He's...
A noninvasive device that enables doctors to quickly and accurately identify cancerous tissue in a person’s mouth is a step closer to reality thanks to an international collaboration between Texas A&M University and Qatar aimed at more effective diagnosis and treatment of...
A new study finds that Texas saw a drop in women obtaining long-acting birth control after Republican leaders booted Planned Parenthood from a state women's health program in 2013, which researchers say may explain an increase in births among some poor families. The research...
A U.S. Border Patrol Agent accused in the death of a man whose decapitated body was found floating near Texas' South Padre Island has pleaded not guilty in the case. The body of 33-year-old Honduran native Jose Francisco Rodriguez Palacios Paz was found by fishermen last March...