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TEMPLE, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas man has been charged with killing his wife after a trail of bloody items led police to the suspect hiding near a road. Bell County jail records show 57-year-old Royce Reeves of Temple was being held Wednesday on a murder charge. Bond was set...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Four West Texas educators have been put on paid leave after an audit found unexplained skipping of grades and students passing without enough credits. Trustees of the Socorro Independent School District on Tuesday night offered results of an outside audit...
DALLAS (AP) - Former President George W. Bush has been discharged from a Dallas hospital a day after having a heart procedure to ease a blocked artery. Spokesman Freddy Ford says the 43rd president is "doing great" and went home Wednesday morning. Further details weren't...
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A grand jury has declined to indict Angelo State University's police chief who was charged with misdemeanor boating while intoxicated over Memorial Day weekend. A grand jury on Monday no-billed Chief James Adams. The San Angelo Standard-Times (http://bit...
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - A 49-year-old man has admitted driving to Mississippi from Houston to pick up designer drugs shipped from China. Phung Nguyen pleaded guilty Tuesday in Gulfport, Miss., to interstate travel in aid of drug racketeering enterprises. He will be sentenced Nov...
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas woman who allegedly was distracted by Facebook has been charged after a 3-year-old girl she was supposed to watch drowned in a pool. Dallas County jail records show 37-year-old Kariasa Thomas was being held Wednesday on a charge of reckless injury to a...
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - The standby attorney for the Army psychiatrist accused in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting had told a military judge that Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan appears intent on receiving a death sentence. Lt. Col. Kris Poppe said Wednesday at Hasan's trail that he is...
FARMERS BRANCH, Texas (AP) - Leaders of a Dallas-area city will consider whether to appeal a ruling that struck down an ordinance banning immigrants in the U.S. without legal permission from renting apartments. The Farmers Branch City Council meets Tuesday night. The 5th U.S...
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - Two workers have fallen to their deaths in West Texas when a cable suspending them from a helicopter hit a power line they were inspecting. A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says the helicopter was able to land safely. The Martin County Sheriff's...