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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A federal jury in South Texas has acquitted the last defendant in a judicial bribery scandal. Jurors deliberated a few hours in Corpus Christi before finding attorney Eduardo "Eddie" Lucio of racketeering, racketeering conspiracy and extortion. The...
BREAUX BRIDGE, La. (AP) - A Texas man is in custody after Louisiana State Police seized nearly 700 pounds of marijuana following a traffic stop on Interstate 10 east of Breaux Bridge. State police say troopers stopped a 2012 Dodge van Monday at about 5:30 a.m. for a traffic...
MISSION, Texas (AP) - The six people who died in a collision that ended a high-speed chase in South Texas have been identified as members of the same family. Justice of the Peace Ismael Ochoa said Tuesday that four young children were among the victims. They were riding with...
HOUSTON (AP) - A judge has denied a request to lower the bond for a Houston woman accused of fatally stabbing her boyfriend with her stiletto heel. The request by Ana Lilia Trujillo (troo-HEE'-yoh) was rejected during a court hearing Tuesday in Houston. Her attorney, John...
FRISCO, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys are ready to celebrate with Frisco officials a day after overwhelming approval of a $115 million deal to build an indoor stadium and team headquarters in the Dallas suburb. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and his son, executive vice president...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M University has completed its purchase of the private Texas Wesleyan School of Law in Fort Worth. A&M officials in College Station say the deal closed Monday. The new school will be named the Texas A&M University School of Law going...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - An Austin-area school district official is the sole finalist to be superintendent of a West Texas school district recovering from a testing scandal that sent an administrator to federal prison. During a meeting Monday, the El Paso Independent School...
DALLAS (AP) - A former Dallas City Council member has died following a fire at his home. Officials say 62-year-old Leo Chaney Jr. was unresponsive when Dallas Fire-Rescue firefighters discovered him Monday afternoon. Chaney died at a Dallas hospital. Chaney, who served on the...
MISSION, Texas (AP) - Authorities say six people were killed after a stolen truck being pursued by authorities crashed into several vehicles at an intersection in South Texas. According to a Texas Department of Public Safety statement, a DPS sergeant was pursuing the truck...