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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A top Air Force training commander says he's retiring after leading the response to the scandal over sexual misconduct by Air Force trainers. Gen. Edward Rice Jr. has headed the San Antonio-based Air Education and Training Command since November 2010. In a...
QUITMAN, Texas (AP) - Two people are dead and a 12-year-old boy is hospitalized after two boats collided on an East Texas lake. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says the crash happened around sunset Monday night on Lake Fork near Quitman, about 70 miles east of Dallas...
HOUSTON (AP) - Four Texas parole officers are accused of taking bribes to let former inmates under their supervision leave the state to sell drugs. The four officers were caught levying what a federal indictment calls a "tax" on parolees. A tip from state Sen. John Whitmire led...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - The FBI, Texas Rangers and local authorities are trying to reconstruct the last hours of life for a young girl found dead and wrapped in a tarp. Meanwhile, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office has scheduled a Wednesday autopsy on the girl, whom...
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) - There are brothers in arms, bands of brothers and now Noah, Sumner and Cole Ogrydziak (oh-GREE'-zee-ack). The three Texas brothers began cadet training together at West Point this week. For one of the few times in its long history, the U.S. Military...
MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) - Officials say a hiker has been airlifted from Maine's highest mountain after he was injured by a falling rock. Sixty-two-year-old Ned Hamara of Texas was hurt after a large rock fell on him Monday afternoon while he was hiking Mount Katahdin at Baxter...
HOUSTON (AP) - The death of 3-year-old Lee'onna Ramirez remained hidden for a year as authorities say her mother kept them at bay with conflicting stories on her whereabouts. One scenario was that the child was living with her father in Mexico. Investigators allege Lee'onna's...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Harris County sheriff's office is seeking information after a newborn boy was found abandoned next to a trash container at an apartment building. The sheriff's office says the newborn was discovered on Saturday morning. The newborn, found wrapped in a black T-...
WACO, Texas (AP) - Waco police say two juveniles were taken into custody after rocks and concrete chunks were thrown off an Interstate 35 overpass, injuring drivers and damaging vehicles over the weekend. Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton says three or four people were injured early...