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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas school district recovering from a testing scandal that sent an administrator to federal prison could be closer to naming a new superintendent. The El Paso Independent School District board of managers meets Monday afternoon and the agenda...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A review finds nearly one in every four Corpus Christi utility customers has been late paying monthly bills for water, sewer and trash services. The analysis by the Corpus Christi Caller-Times comes as the city prepares for tougher enforcement with...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - A federal judge in Amarillo could order the nation's pre-eminent quarter horse group to begin registering clones. A hearing Monday follows a jury verdict last month that said the American Quarter Horse Association's prohibition against registering clones...
The Texas Department of Public Safety says a small plane crashed in rural Ellis County, near the town of Rankin. Witnesses spotted the craft leveling off, then stalling before crashing into a tree. First responders found a single engine Beechcraft had crashed and caught fire...
DALLAS (AP) - Open now for 100 days, the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas has drawn more than 170,000 visitors. Officials say that's a pace to reach their most optimistic first-year attendance target of 500,000. Former first lady Laura Bush says the...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A federal judge has riled an El Paso lawyer and former Carnegie Mellon University trustee is competent to stand trial on charges he conspired to launder up to $600 million for a Mexican drug cartel. Marco Antonio Delgado also is accused of diverting...
HOUSTON, Texas (AP) - A woman accused of slapping a police officer's horse in the face has been sentenced to four days in jail after entering a guilty plea. The Houston Chronicle (http://bit.ly/15XQHWn ) reports that 48-year-old Diane Harvey pleaded guilty Friday to interfering...
HOUSTON (AP) - More lawsuits have been filed against a Mobile, Ala.-based marine and fabrication company being accused of financially exploiting dozens of Indian guest workers. The workers say they were forced to live in squalid conditions after being brought to work at Gulf...
LUFKIN, Texas (AP) - A man charged with capital murder for the weekend slaying of his ex-girlfriend and her daughter says he's responsible for the East Texas killings. Kevin McKelvey turned himself in and was arrested Monday night, a day after 39-year-old Teresa McCoy and her...