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The Texas couple who reaped nearly $4 million in recruiting bonuses from the Army referred nearly 50 times as many recruits as the next highest recipient in the Army's defunct bounty program for new soldiers, records show. Rene and Vanessa Agosto, both civilian employees of the...
A burglar looking to make a quick score at a Family Dollar had quite the fall Sunday morning. The burglar had climbed on the roof at the store and managed to weasel his way into the ceiling, where he promptly fell in front of a nearby Houston police officer. Houston police...
The board of a Texas charter school co-founded by Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders will vote on surrendering its charter after two years of management feuds and financial woes that led to a state takeover of its governance. The Dallas Morning News ( http://bit.ly/1urHIEZ...
Charles Leon Carr, 57, whose last known address was in Austin, Texas was deported to the United States last night from the Republic of Mexico. Carr, wanted by Texas and U.S. law enforcement agencies for several felony warrants arising from his flight from Austin was remanded to...
A record 2,212 firearms — most of them loaded — were discovered in travelers' carry-on bags at U.S. airports last year, according to 2014 statistics released today by the Department of Homeland Security. Transportation Security Administration officers found an average of six...
A record 2,212 firearms — most of them loaded — were discovered in travelers' carry-on bags at U.S. airports last year, according to 2014 statistics released today by the Department of Homeland Security. Transportation Security Administration officers found an average of six...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added one fugitive and two sex offenders to the Texas 10 Most Wanted lists. Eusebio DeLeon, 42, was added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his...
Police in Dallas are investigating a deadly shooting. They say a man was walking on Chesterfield Drive in the Red Bird area just before midnight Wednesday when another man pulled up in a car and tried to rob him. The pedestrian pulled out a gun and shot the would-be robber, who...
olice said a pair of possible suspects in a southwest Houston carjacking died when they wrecked the victim's pickup during a chase. It happened on Beechnut at Eldridge around 11 p.m. Wednesday. An officer with the Houston Police Department tried to alert the driver of the truck...