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TYLER, Texas (AP) - Authorities say nobody has been hurt in a fire at an East Texas oil storage facility near Tyler. The Smith County Sheriff's Office says fire crews early Tuesday extinguished the blaze and turned the site over to the owner for cleanup. Officials with Vess Oil...
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) - The Boy Scouts of America is wrapping up a meeting of experts and leaders focusing on ways to identify and fight child abuse. The group's second National Youth Protection Symposium began Monday in Grapevine and will conclude Tuesday. In the first day of...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Senate Committee on Business and Commerce is meeting to get quarterly updates from four key state agencies and hear public testimony. Members on Tuesday expect testimony from new Texas Insurance Commissioner Julia Rathgeber, who was appointed by...
ABILENE, Texas (AP) - Military officials say the court martial for a Dyess Air Force Base airman facing charges of neglecting a toddler who died is scheduled to begin Tuesday. The 7th Bomb Wing said in a prepared statement Christopher Perez faces charges of dereliction of duty,...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - Sammy Ray, a founder of Texas A&M University at Galveston whose marine research brought him international acclaim, has died. He was 94. The university confirmed Monday that Ray died earlier in the day. A cause was not provided. Ray was a marine...
MONTAGUE, Texas (AP) - A 17-year-old boy has been indicted on a manslaughter charge in connection with the shooting death of a North Texas high school football player. District Attorney Paige Williams says the grand jury handed up the indictment against Michael Bryce Underwood...
DALLAS (AP) - American Airlines and US Airways won't appeal a rejection of their request for more information about the government's antitrust case. The airlines said Monday that they were confident they can beat the government's lawsuit even without the information. AMR Corp.'s...
DALLAS (AP) - Investigators say a man has been fatally shot at a Dallas restaurant during an argument and the attacker then fled. Dallas police on Monday did not immediately provide details on the fugitive or what sparked the dispute. Police say the shooting happened Sunday...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A man who allegedly became combative with police in West Texas during a domestic disturbance call has died while in law enforcement custody. El Paso police say an autopsy has been ordered on the 36-year-old man who was pronounced dead Sunday at a hospital...