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Authorities have identified a San Antonio woman who was kidnapped earlier this week and killed by the man investigators say took her from her home. The San Antonio Express-News reports (http://bit.ly/125dSI9) Yvette Ramos was fatally shot Tuesday by her kidnapper as she tried to...
Police say the seizure of about 2,000 pounds of marijuana has led investigators to an unusual find: an underground drug bunker built beneath the foundation of a South Texas home. The Monitor of McAllen reports (http://bit.ly/14S0OYl ) that the bunker was discovered Wednesday...
DALLAS (AP) - The Texas Department of Public Safety has referred to the Dallas County prosecutors the case of a deadly casino bus crash that troopers blamed on the driver. The DPS concluded two months ago that the April 11 crash on Texas 161 in Irving was the fault of driver...
HICO, Texas (AP) - Law enforcement officers from across the state converged by the hundreds on a small Central Texas town to pay tribute to a deputy cut down in the line of duty. They joined friends, family and admirers in the football stadium in Hico (HYE'-koh) to mourn Hood...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Police say a man has been arrested after a 10-year-old boy and two women, one of whom was about eight months pregnant, were found shot to death at a Fort Worth home. Police say 22-year-old Amos Wells was charged Tuesday with capital murder. Bond was set...
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...