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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas lawyer and former Carnegie Mellon University trustee is set to go on trial on charges he conspired to launder money for a Mexican drug cartel. Jury selection in the trial of Marco Antonio Delgado is scheduled for Monday in federal court in El...
A new review by the State Fire Marshal's Office of old arson cases that might have relied on bad science has so far discovered three questionable convictions. But the effort has also drawn criticism from a West Texas prosecutor whose office has had one of its convictions...
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Texas man has been found dead with the wreckage of a small airplane in southeastern Oklahoma. The OHP says the body of 54-year-old Stephen Mark Hardin of Terrell, Texas, was found Saturday morning southwest of Sardis Lake in northern Pushmataha...
STAFFORD, Texas (AP) - A tow truck driver found the body of a man shot to death in the back seat of a Cadillac on a suburban Houston road. Stafford police say the body was found early Friday on the side of a road. They say the driver of the Cadillac has also been shot, but his...
RYLIE, Texas (AP) - Dallas police have opened a criminal investigation and placed an officer on administrative leave indefinitely after he shot and wounded a mentally ill man. A police report says Officer Cardan Spencer fired on 52-year-old Bobby Gerald Bennett after he walked...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Fort Worth and several other individuals and cities have sued Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy claiming the company underpaid natural gas royalties. The lawsuit was filed in a Tarrant County district court. The newspaper says the lawsuit filed...
MINERAL WELLS, Texas (AP) - A medical examiner has ruled that a Texas woman who was found by her son dead in a freezer died after taking methamphetamine and other drugs. The Dallas County Medical Examiner's report released Thursday says 38-year-old Shannon Herrin Huddleston...
DALLAS (AP) - The nonprofit organization behind public television's "Sesame Street" is to launch a new early-childhood literacy program in Dallas. Sesame Workshop has scheduled the launch of "Every Day is a Reading and Writing Day" in Dallas on Friday. TAhis multimedia outreach...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M University System regents are honoring a man who has been called "the father of the modern Texas A&M University." On Friday, regents will take a building on the A&M campus already named for former Gov. John Connally and rename...