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DALLAS (AP) - Police say they are investigating another report of sexual assault in south Dallas and whether it's linked to a string of rapes in a neighborhood targeted by a serial rapist. Dallas Police spokesman DeMarquis Black said the offense was reported after 5 a.m...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP)-- An 11-year-old boy is dead after a car crash in the Texas Panhandle. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the boy was killed Friday by a pickup truck driving on an Interstate 27 access road near Amarillo. The driver told troopers two boys ran across...
Students at a Houston-area high school where a stabbing took place will enter the building Monday morning through metal detectors. KHOU-TV reports that Spring High School will search all students with either a handheld wand or a walk-through detector. Only clear backpacks will...
HOUSTON (AP) - A 17-year-old charged in the fatal stabbing of a fellow student at a Houston-area high school is set to be back in court. Luis Alonzo Alfaro was to appear before a state district judge in a Houston courtroom on Friday. He made an initial court appearance a day...
DALLAS (AP) - Two male cheetah cubs have joined the Dallas Zoo population. Zoo officials have marked the occasion by providing them with a puppy. The 8-week-old feline brothers, Winspear and Kamau, were born July 8 at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - A ribbon-cutting ceremony is set in Lubbock for the restored childhood home of one the members of Buddy Holly's band, The Crickets. The ribbon-cutting for drummer Jerry Allison's childhood home is set for Friday. The home where Allison and Holly wrote the...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The funeral is set for a college student who died after falling from a horse. The Tarrant County medical examiner's office says 21-year-old Bailey Gasch, a senior at Tarleton State University, died Aug. 30 at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth. She...
HOUSTON (AP) - Family and friends of Houston's top prosecutor, Harris County District Attorney Mike Anderson, are preparing to remember him. A memorial service for Anderson is set for Friday afternoon at a Houston church. Anderson died last week at his home after battling cancer...
ABILENE, Texas (AP) - Preparing for all eventualities, a wing commander at a West Texas Air Force base says he has a plan for defending the base from attacks by zombies. Brig. Gen. Glen VanHerck commands the 7th Bomb Wing at Dyess Air Force Base near Abilene. His answer to an...