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FORT BLISS, Texas (AP) - Army leaders at Fort Bliss say radiation has been detected at a former nuclear weapons bunker and that they're investigating exposure to people on the West Texas post. Military officials said Tuesday that contaminated residue was buried in the 1950s and...
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - The funeral has been set for a Central Texas police officer killed in a weekend exchange of gunfire. Killeen police say the funeral for 32-year-old Robert Hornsby will be held Thursday morning at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center. Burial will follow...
DALLAS (AP) - Medical professionals have raised concerns about eight Dallas County cases of the foodborne illness cyclosporiasis. Experts are trying to determine whether the North Texas cases confirmed this week are part of an outbreak that's reached parts of the Midwest. Dozens...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A California man seeking sex with Texas children has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for trying to get women online to arrange the encounters. A federal judge in Corpus Christi on Monday sentenced 34-year-old Jeffrey Todd Howard of Los Angeles...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A small electrical fire has slightly damaged a University of Texas at Austin academic building and left one person with minor injuries. UT spokeswoman Cindy Posey says Tuesday morning's evacuation of Painter Hall initially was reported as a hazardous...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a state district judge in Corpus Christi was found dead from a gunshot wound in his chambers. Nueces County Sheriff Jim Kaelin says State District Judge Tom Greenwell was found dead from a gunshot wound Monday night. The newspaper...
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - Jury selection enters its second week in the murder trial of the Army psychiatrist charged in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage. Six new potential jurors will be brought in from Army posts nationwide for questioning Monday for the Fort Hood trial of Maj...
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - A police officer is dead and another is wounded after a shootout at a Central Texas apartment complex with a man armed with a military-style assault weapon. The suspect also was killed in the shootout at the Grandon Manor Apartments, near Killeen Mall...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The General Land Office is scheduled the sale of what community activists say one of the few patches of remaining North Texas prairie untouched by a plow. Jarid Manos has been leading an effort to buy from the state agency the 2,000 acres of prairie...