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EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Federal education agency officials are saying they won't pursue potential civil rights violations from a cheating scheme at El Paso public schools although the school district may not be totally in the clear. U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke of El Paso...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — A 39-year-old Rockport man is jailed in Corpus Christi on $1.5 million bond following his arrest for two sexual assaults on women 24 hours apart in September. Corpus Christi police arrested 39-year-old Orlando Robles Friday at his home in nearby...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Fort Worth police say they've shot and killed a dog that was attacking a man. Police spokesman Captain Charles Ramirez says 18-year-old Estrado Alfono was treated for injuries suffered early Friday when he was attacked by three mix bull mixes. One dog...
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas linebacker Sean Lee is set to return at Chicago after missing two games with a hamstring injury and cornerback Morris Claiborne will sit for a second straight game with the same issue. Lee was listed as probable Saturday after fully participating in...
DENVER (AP) - A Texas inmate has been indicted on charges of killing two Denver men in 2011 and stealing their car and money. Fifty-eight-year-old Daryl L. Rasmussen faces charges including first-degree murder, identity theft, credit card fraud and motor vehicle theft. The...
DALLAS (AP) - A fire in an underground electric vault in downtown Dallas during an ice storm has forced electricity to be cut to a five-block area, including City Hall, during repairs. Dallas-based utility Oncor says the fire happened around 4:30 a.m. CST Friday. Flames could be...
DALLAS (AP) - Hundreds of flights have been canceled in Texas as an ice storm blankets the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Dallas-based Southwest Airlines canceled nearly 80 flights systemwide Friday. More than half of Southwest's cancellations were at its main hub of Dallas Love Field...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is in the New Orleans area to talk about the third and largest group of early restoration proposals for recovery from the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Money for the work is coming from $1 billion provided by BP PLC...
LONGVIEW, Texas (AP) - A second person has died of injuries from a stabbing attack last month at a Texas hospital. Harris Teel died early Thursday at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview, where the Nov. 26 attack occurred. The 82-year-old Teel was at the hospital waiting to...