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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A teenager is receiving many happy returns after turning in an envelope she found stuffed with $100 bills. Kayla Blackmon was sweeping the dining room floor after a rush of customers last week at Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers in San Antonio. She...
COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) - Police say a 49-year-old man believed to be holding a hostage has been killed by North Texas tactical officers after he burst from a home and pointed a handgun at them. The unidentified man was shot multiple times Thursday evening when he exited the...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Big multimillion-dollar water project bills used to be a favorite target of good-government reformers who demonized them as filled with political pork. Now authorizing such projects is a rare example of concord in a dysfunctional Congress. Republicans and...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - New bike trails will be added to already-established ones to connect Dallas and Fort Worth. The North Central Texas Council of Governments plans to use 30 miles of already-established bike trails in Fort Worth, Arlington, Grand Prairie, Irving and Dallas...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Skeletal remains found in a Central Texas field have been identified as those of a 50-year-old woman who went missing in April from her San Antonio-area home. Atascosa County Sheriff David Soward says the death of Deborah Jean Williams is being investigated as...
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) - A teenage gunman is dead and two suburban Dallas police officers wounded following an exchange of gunfire on Christmas Day that began with a traffic stop. The unidentified 16-year-old was shot Wednesday afternoon in a volley of gunfire with Grand...
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) - A South Texas sheriff whose territory borders Mexico is in the spotlight as his department is plagued by drug scandals. The Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino has repeatedly denied being aware of any of the irregularities, including one that involved his...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - The city of Lubbock has agreed to pay $80,000 in a settlement with a woman injured when she stepped into a hole on her way out of a Texas Tech football game. The Lubbock City Council approved the settlement last week for Eva Montez. Montez sued the city...
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) - Two suburban Dallas police officers are wounded after shooting broke out during a standoff with a suspect. Grand Prairie police confronted a man Wednesday afternoon after an overnight incident in which a person opened fire on a police officer. Police...