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MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's rough western state of Michoacan is proving to be just as painful a thorn in the side of President Enrique Pena Nieto as it was for predecessor Felipe Calderon. Coming off a stunning success with the capture of Zetas cartel leader Miguel Angel Trevino...
DALLAS (AP) - The North Texas man accused of killing former Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle and another man has been indicted. Eddie Ray Routh, a former Marine and Iraqi war veteran charged with killing Kyle and a friend at an Erath County gun range in February, was indicted...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - A North Texas teenager suspected in his 6-year-old neighbor's death now faces a charge of trying to kill a police officer. Tyler Holder faces charges of attempted capital murder. Several Dallas-Fort Worth area news organizations report Wednesday that a new...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate and House could wrap up the second special session by approving a proposed constitutional amendment increasing funding for road and bridge construction. Lawmakers meet Thursday. They may approve a conference committee reconciliation of...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Officials say 54 dogs and 1 cat have been rescued from an El Paso family's house and taken to an animal shelter. Field Services supervisor Hugo Navarro says animal control workers began investigating after foul odors were reported coming from the house. Dr...
DEL RIO, Texas (AP) - An Alabama man has pleaded guilty to assaulting Border Patrol agents with his car in a West Texas incident that ended in a vehicle crash that killed two people. The Justice Department statement says 39-year-old David Steiner of Vinegar Bend, Ala., entered...
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...