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DALLAS (AP) - Items that once belonged to Farrah Fawcett, including everything from her 1977 People's Choice Award to her last driver's license, are set to go up for auction. The items, which also include scripts, costumes and personal mementoes, are being offered Friday in...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Two men who pleaded guilty to roles in a scheme to bribe a top El Paso County official are to learn their punishment. Former El Paso City Council member Raymond R. Telles and former banker Roberto "Bobby" Ruiz admitted to participating in a scheme to bribe...
PLANO, Texas (AP) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is putting new emphasis on education in his campaign to replace Gov. Rick Perry. The Republican is scheduled to begin a series of classroom roundtables Tuesday, starting near Dallas. He's expected to make several stops...
DALLAS (AP) - Federal housing officials say Dallas officials promote discrimination against minority and disabled applicants for affordable-housing practices. The Dallas Morning News reports an investigation by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development found...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A woman who filed for divorce from her wife says a Mississippi judge has refused to grant it because the marriage wasn't recognized under state law. Lauren Beth Czekala-Chatham was married in California, and she filed for the divorce in September in DeSoto...
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Texas prison inmate whose escape six years ago left a corrections officer dead is set for execution this week in Huntsville. Forty-three-year-old Jerry Martin has ordered no more appeals filed to try to stop his scheduled lethal injection Tuesday...
CLEBURNE, Texas (AP) - Authorities in North Texas say one woman was killed in a house explosion that flattened the property and was felt far as several miles away. Johnson County Sheriff's Office spokesman Tim Jones said Sunday that investigators determined a propane leak set...
DALLAS (AP) - A new Dallas equestrian park receiving $12 million in taxpayer funds will be managed by a man who a former employee once accused of inadequately caring for horses. Harris Wayne Kirk says disgruntled workers were behind the allegations at his Storybrook Ranch. A...
BRONWSVILLE, Texas (AP) - An alleged $1.9 million money laundering ring for a Mexican drug cartel has widened with federal prosecutors in Texas charging a 10th suspect in the case. The suspects are part of a 21-count indictment unsealed in October. All of the defendants are...