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Gov. Rick Perry is expected to sign an agreement creating a Texas A&M branch campus in Israel. Perry and Israeli President Shimon Peres are scheduled to hold a signing ceremony Wednesday at Peres' residence in Jerusalem. Perry is a proud Aggie graduate traveling Israel this...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A South Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for raping an 11-year-old girl he abducted as she rode her bicycle. A jury in Corpus Christi on Monday also sentenced 19-year-old Jacob Musich to 99 years in prison for kidnapping. The Corpus...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A South Texas woman has sued U.S. Customs and Border Protection alleging excessive use of force by a customs officer in Brownsville. The lawsuit filed Monday in federal court in Brownsville by the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas alleges that...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - An El Paso jury has found a man guilty of helping his mother kill his stepfather in 1977. Roger Garrett was found guilty of murder Monday night after about eight hours of jury deliberations. Garrett was accused of killing Army Maj. Chester Garrett and...
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A car dealer has pleaded guilty in a West Texas vehicle financing scam that led to a credit union losing $3.9 million dollars on more than 300 bogus loans. Prosecutors say Raymond Holguin Jr. of Odessa pleaded guilty Monday to conspiracy to commit bank...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Houston-area physician has been sentenced to more than four years in prison and must repay $6.9 million in a medical scam related to unnecessary care. A federal judge in Houston on Monday sentenced 57-year-old Dr. Donald Gibson II of Sugar Land. Gibson in April...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Police are seeking three men who wore masks as they robbed an armored car in Central Texas and used a vehicle stolen from the Houston area to flee. College Station police say nobody was hurt in Monday afternoon's holdup in a bank parking lot...
DALLAS (AP) - A worker who oversaw cash transactions for the Dallas County district clerk's office has been charged with stealing more than $20,000. 32-year-old Shundra Young has been charged with felony theft by a public servant. Prosecutors say the collections supervisor, who...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A key prosecution witness is expected to continue testifying in the trial of a West Texas lawyer and former Carnegie Mellon University trustee accused of conspiring to launder drug money. Victor Pimentel testified Monday about how Marco Antonio Delgado...