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HOUSTON (AP) - Authorities are searching for a man suspected in a shooting inside a suburban Houston apartment that left three people dead and two wounded. The incident happened about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Sunbury Downs Apartments in a subdivision 25 miles northwest of...
PHOENIX (AP) - A Ferris, Texas, woman has pleaded not guilty to allegations that she had her 9-year-old granddaughter plant drugs in her son-in-law's car in Arizona so the grandmother could gain fulltime custody of the child. A Maricopa County Superior Court spokeswoman says 58-...
PLANO, Texas (AP) - The agency in charge of North Texas' toll roads says it's taking steps to ban perpetual toll scofflaws. The North Texas Tollway Authority said Wednesday that it would ban any drivers with 100 or more unpaid tolls. Starting next year, scofflaws pulled over on...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - El Paso police say that the body of an infant found in southern New Mexico might be that of an El Paso baby missing since Friday. Police spokesman Mike Baranyay says the remains are suspected of being those of 5-month-old Jackson Farrey, but they are...
DENTON, Texas (AP) - The University of North Texas has cleared the way to hire the president of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas as its next leader. UNT said in a statement Wednesday that Dr. Neal Smatresk was named the sole finalist to become the university's next president...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - The prosecutor in the trial of an Amarillo plastic surgeon accused in a murder-for-hire plot says he'll seek the death penalty. Lubbock County District Attorney Matt Powell said Wednesday that he'll pursue the death penalty for Dr. Thomas Michael Dixon...
NEW YORK (AP) - A wristwatch that's believed to have been used to declare the time of President John F. Kennedy's death is going on the auction block in New York City. The 18-carat Patek Philippe (PAH'-tehk fih-LEEP') timepiece worn by a Texas neurosurgeon is estimated to bring...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's human rights commission says violent incidents have increased and inmates rule in many of Mexico's prisons, a sign of corruption and the lack of resources facing the corrections system. Commission President Raul Plascencia says incidents such as riots...
AZLE, Texas (AP) - Three earthquakes in one day have been detected around a North Texas town that has already seen a swarm of seven earthquakes in the past month. The U.S. Geological Survey detected three earthquakes Tuesday around Azle, 20 miles northwest of Fort Worth. A...