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SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - A North Texas teenager suspected in the suffocation death of his 6-year-old neighbor is hospitalized after exchanging gunfire with officers who were trying to arrest him. Authorities say 17-year-old Tyler Holder was shot Tuesday after he seriously wounded a...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A bus passenger in South Texas has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for trying to smuggle methamphetamine across the border in a shampoo bottle. A federal judge in Corpus Christi on Tuesday sentenced 34-year-old Pedro Guerra-Ruiz of Rio Grande...
DALLAS (AP) - The deadly accident on a Six Flags Over Texas roller coaster has prompted the temporary shutdown of a similar ride at a sister Six Flags park in San Antonio. Six Flags is investigating a Dallas woman's fatal fall from the Texas Giant roller coaster Friday night at...
DALLAS (AP) - A former U.S. attorney has been hired by the Dallas school board to investigation allegations that Superintendent Mike Miles tried to interfere with bidding on a service contract. Trustees of the Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Mike Miles voted...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - Authorities say gunfire erupted at a North Texas home when officers investigating the killing of a 6-year-old girl were met by an armed man. FBI spokeswoman Katherine Chaumont says the officers executing a search warrant at the Saginaw home Tuesday morning...
DALLAS (AP) - A federal appeals court again has stopped a Dallas suburb from enforcing a law that bans immigrants in the United States without legal permission from renting apartments. The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans on Monday upheld a lower court's decision...
DENVER (AP) - An autopsy by doctors who examined the body of the man suspected of killing Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements and Denver pizza delivery driver Nathan Leon found anti-anxiety medication in his system. The autopsy report confirms that Evan Ebel died as a result of...
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 200 people in at least four states have come down with a stomach bug that could be linked to foodborne illness. The Centers for Disease Control says the cyclospora infection causing diarrhea and other flu-like symptoms has been reported in Iowa,...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Houston-area elementary school teacher and music instructor has been charged with having sex with a 13-year-old girl attending band camp. Harris County jail records show 42-year-old Kenyan Rodgers was being held Tuesday on charges of indecency with a child and...