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BASTROP, Texas (AP) - About 160 chimpanzees of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center's animal research facility in Central Texas face retirement and an uncertain future after the National Institutes of Health has decided to end almost all medical research on...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The city of Brownsville says the constitutional rights of a teenager shot and killed by police at a middle school last year were not violated. The denial comes in the response to a lawsuit filed by the parents of Jaime Gonzalez Jr. According to the...
HOUSTON (AP) — A 31-year-old man has been charged with two counts of injury to the elderly after authorities found four men malnourished and held against their will in a dungeon-like Houston house. Police say Walter Renard Jones was arrested at the scene Friday and jailed...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Investigators are still trying to determine if a woman who died while riding a roller coaster at a Six Flags amusement park in North Texas fell from the ride dubbed the tallest steel-hybrid coaster in the world. The accident happened just after 6:30 p.m...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A gunman has been sentenced to life in prison for wounding a woman who rejected his advances and killing a San Antonio health club worker walking her to her car. A judge in San Antonio on Thursday sentenced 28-year-old Yu Masaki. Masaki in March pleaded guilty...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal judge is set to hear BP's bid to temporarily block all settlement payments to Gulf Coast businesses and residents who claim they lost money after the company's 2010 oil spill. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier scheduled a hearing Friday to consider...
FORT BLISS, Texas (AP) - Army officials say they'll reveal more information on radiation contamination of a Cold War-era bunker. The update will come Friday at a Fort Bliss news conference. The bunker was used to store and assemble nuclear bombs decades ago and was recently...
DALLAS (AP) - An administrative judge will hear arguments on whether a judge who cited the Dallas County district attorney for contempt of court should be removed from the case. The Friday hearing comes after attorneys for District Attorney Craig Watkins asked state District...
YORK, Neb. (AP) - A revised resolution objecting to the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline has been submitted to York County Commissioners. The board is expected to discuss the resolution and vote on it at Tuesday's meeting. On July 9 the board tabled the issue after discussing...