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KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas police officer wounded during a disturbance call that left another officer and the gunman dead has been released from a hospital. Killeen police say Officer Juan Obregon Jr. was discharged Tuesday. Obregon will be off work for an extended...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - A traffic accident on Interstate 30 in the Dallas area has left three people dead. Arlington police say the wreck early Wednesday killed two adults and a child. Authorities are trying to determine what caused the accident. Further details weren't...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - One of the few buildings in Galveston to survive the 1900 hurricane has changed hands. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has sold the Bishop's Palace to the Galveston Historical Foundation. Foundation Executive Director Dwayne Jones says...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A San Antonio water utility says it'll begin $1.1 billion in sewer system improvements as part of a settlement of a federal clean water case. The Justice Department and the Environmental Protection Agency says the San Antonio Water System also will pay a $2.6...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A former South Texas high school teacher has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for hiding a camera in a closet and videotaping a female student changing clothes. 56-year-old David Crocker of Converse in May pleaded no contest to improper photography. Crocker...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - A North Texas teenager suspected in the suffocation death of his 6-year-old neighbor is hospitalized after exchanging gunfire with officers who were trying to arrest him. Authorities say 17-year-old Tyler Holder was shot Tuesday after he seriously wounded a...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A bus passenger in South Texas has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for trying to smuggle methamphetamine across the border in a shampoo bottle. A federal judge in Corpus Christi on Tuesday sentenced 34-year-old Pedro Guerra-Ruiz of Rio Grande...
DALLAS (AP) - A former U.S. attorney has been hired by the Dallas school board to investigation allegations that Superintendent Mike Miles tried to interfere with bidding on a service contract. Trustees of the Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles voted...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - Authorities say gunfire erupted at a North Texas home when officers investigating the killing of a 6-year-old girl were met by an armed man. FBI spokeswoman Katherine Chaumont says the officers executing a search warrant at the Saginaw home Tuesday morning...