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A suburban Houston law enforcement administrator is the new chief of the lawsuit-mired police department in Jasper in East Texas. The city council voted Friday to hire Aaron Tyksinski, who's chief deputy of the Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable's office. The Beaumont...
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Records show the U.S. government spent nearly $5 million to court-martial and convict an Army psychiatrist in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage. Army records obtained by KXAS-TV of Fort Worth and Dallas showed the biggest pre-trial expense in Maj. Nidal Hasan's trial was more...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - The adoptive parents of 10 children have been indicted on felony charges accusing them of withholding food and water from their 12-year-old daughter and telling her siblings to hit her. An affidavit shows that the girl was malnourished and weighed 57 pounds...
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) - A Houston-area school district has abandoned a $16 million initiative to incorporate thousands of iPads into classroom curriculums after a consultant found widespread problems. A review of the program, called iAchieve, found it had unrealistic goals when...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The author of a suggested San Antonio city ordinance says it would grant local parks a 1,000-foot buffer zone banning sex offenders. Councilman Carlton Soules' proposal would create "child safety zones" around city-run parks. It would seek to prohibit sex...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - A Texas A&M storm expert says dry air is helping fuel a ho-um hurricane season, at least so far. Robert Korty, an associate professor in Atmospheric Sciences, said in a statement Friday there have been 11 named storms this year, which is about...
A woman in custody in the back of a Houston police car has been killed when the squad car collided with another vehicle. Authorities say the 21-year-old woman was ejected from the back seat of the police car when it was rammed before daybreak Wednesday by another car that ran a...
Some Texans used old-fashioned paper documents or face-to-face meetings to enroll in the nation's new health insurance system as ongoing website snafus created problems on the second day of open enrollment. Luis Veloz says he filled out a paper application form early Tuesday and...