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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...
DAYTON, Texas (AP) - Deputies are searching for a black dog suspected of fatally mauling a 63-year-old rural Southeast Texas woman. A Liberty County Sheriff's Office statement says Linda Oliver was found lying in a pool of blood on the living room floor of her rural home four...
RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas (AP) - A South Texas police officer has been arrested on sexual assault and other charges after he was accused of forcing a woman in custody to perform a sexual act. Rio Grande City Police Chief Dutch Pipersays one of his officers, Alejandro Gutierrez, was...
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) - A North Texas police chief says his officers are having an "extremely difficult time" after a woman who complained of harassment from her ex-husband was killed hours later. In a statement Monday, Grand Prairie Police Chief Steve Dye said the Sunday...
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...