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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - The National Weather Service says a flash flood warning is in effect for El Paso County as torrential rains continue to fall in the region. County spokeswoman Chris Acosta said Thursday that some area roads are under water and at least two families were...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A Mexican national has received a 3-year prison sentence for his part in an immigrant-smuggling run that ended in a South Texas stock pond, drowning three men. A federal judge in San Antonio sentenced Jose Abram Lopez-Lozano on Wednesday. The 25-year-old...
BALTIMORE (AP) - Texas Gov. Rick Perry is launching ads against Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley. WTOP said Wednesday the ads are set to begin airing in the D.C. region this week. Perry, a Republican, urges Maryland businesses to move to Texas, if they are tired of Maryland taxes...
SPRING, Texas (AP) - Metal detectors will remain in use for the rest of the school year at a suburban Houston school where a student was fatally stabbed last week. A statement from the Spring school district Wednesday also says clear backpacks have been handed out to students as...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - The East Texas woman accused of mailing poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and others has been ordered to remain behind bars until her trial. Richardson appeared Wednesday morning for a detention hearing in federal court in Texarkana, Texas. A...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - Southeast Texans are to mark the five-year anniversary of when Hurricane Ike made landfall just outside of Galveston, becoming the costliest natural disaster in Texas history. Galveston and other cities and counties hit hard by Ike say their communities...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A group of journalists gathered in Fort Worth to recall covering President John F. Kennedy's fateful trip to Texas in 1963. The program "Fort Worth Remembers JFK" took place on the Texas Christian University campus Wednesday evening. It also featured...
DALLAS (AP) - Newly released arrest affidavits for Dallas crime-watch volunteer accused of raping four women provide details on the attacks. According to the affidavits released Wednesday afternoon, the suspect grabbed the women late at night and forced them to perform oral sex...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - The East Texas woman accused of mailing poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and others is due in federal court. A detention hearing for Shannon Guess Richardson is scheduled for Wednesday morning in Texarkana, Texas. Authorities say Richardson...