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DALLAS (AP) - A rocking chair used by President John F. Kennedy in the White House is going on display in New York City. The chair is part of a collection of Kennedy memorabilia Heritage Auctions will offer Nov. 23 in Dallas. The display, which also includes two flags that hung...
DALLAS (AP) - A group of Texas school districts is moving ahead with its effort to come up with a new way to evaluate students, even after a major setback. Members of the Texas High Performance Schools Consortium will meet Thursday in Dallas. The consortium supports an...
MISSION BEND, Texas (AP) - Authorities are seeking a fake police officer who flashed a badge and three other gunmen after a home invasion near Houston left one person slightly hurt. The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday did not immediately provide additional details...
DALLAS (AP) - Court documents indicate Six Flags denies any liability in the death of a rider on one of its roller coasters in part because it was not the manufacturer or designer. Six Flags filed its response Oct. 4 in district court in Tarrant County to the wrongful death...
GLEN ROSE, Texas (AP) - An unreleased report says two Texas nuclear power plants each experienced more than 150 lower-level safety violations from 2000 through 2012. The data were included in a Government Accountability Office report obtained by The Associated Press. It is...
ABILENE, Texas (AP) - A military judge has refused to change venue for the court martial of a Dyess Air Force Base airman facing charges of neglecting a toddler who died. On the trial's first day, judge Col. Donald Eller refused the motion by the defense of Christopher Perez...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Visitors to the Texas state archives building in Austin starting next week will be able to see the clothing former Gov. John Connally was wearing when he was shot in the gunfire that also killed President John Kennedy. The black suit with bullet holes and...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court seems prepared to uphold a voter-approved ban on taking account of race in college admissions. The court heard arguments Tuesday over a 2006 change to the state constitution to prohibit the University of Michigan and other state schools from...
HOUSTON (AP) - A former Houston police officer accused of raping a woman handcuffed in the back of his patrol car has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Adan Carranza pleaded guilty Tuesday to attempted sexual assault in exchange for the prison sentence. His attorney, Steven...