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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas man accused of murdering his estranged wife and stabbing another man has been shot dead by police after he confronted investigators while armed with a knife. El Paso police said Tuesday that 38-year-old Charles Edward Morales killed 35-year-old...
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A former financial analyst with a history of disruptive behavior is set for execution for the road-rage shooting deaths of two truckers in the Dallas area 15 years ago. Douglas Feldman faces lethal injection Wednesday evening in Huntsville. Feldman was...
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas woman has been sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for the sledgehammer beating death of a man in his North Texas apartment. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/13kNM84 ) reported Tuesday that 22-year-old Lakeisha Jean McWay pleaded guilty last...
DALLAS (AP) - Two North Texas businessmen have pleaded guilty to committing health care fraud by making false claims about hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Stanley Thaw of Frisco and Michael Kincaid of Plano appeared in federal court Tuesday to enter their pleas. They operated oxygen...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Texas Democratic lawmaker attended a conference at the White House on voting rights where Texas redistricting was on the agenda. San Antonio state Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer was the only elected Texas official to meet with President Barack Obama to discuss...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - A Texas Panhandle federal jury is to continue deliberations for a third day in court challenge to the American Quarter Horse Association ban on cloned animals. Deliberations began late Friday in Amarillo. Jurors reported themselves deadlocked on a verdict...
ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) - A federal agency has announced plans for a panel investigation aimed at finding out what caused last week's gas well blowout off the Louisiana coast. The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement said it will work closely with the Coast Guard to...
DALLAS (AP) - A poster from the 1931 film "Frankenstein" that was stashed in the closet of an Illinois home for more than 30 years has sold at a Texas auction for a record amount. Keith Johnson of Ottawa, Ill., says he purchased the poster as a teenager for a few dollars in 1968...
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) - Opening statements are scheduled in a McAllen federal court in the trial of a former South Texas sheriff's deputy charged with conspiracy to distribute drugs. Former Hidalgo County sheriff's deputy Jorge Garza is one of nine former law enforcement officers...