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DALLAS (AP) - At least 21 cases of the measles have been linked to a North Texas megachurch where an official says they have been trying to contain the outbreak by hosting vaccination clinics. In a recent sermon posted online, senior pastor Terri Pearsons encouraged those who...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A daylong manhunt has led to the arrest of a 19-year-old man suspected in the fatal shooting of his parents. The Bexar (bayr) County Sheriff's Office says the bodies of Fidel and Eva Meza (MAY'-zuh) were found early Monday morning when deputies responded to an...
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - A 12-year-old Southeast Texas boy has been praised by police for his bravery when he reported burglars in his house and he hid in the closet. Port Arthur police on Monday said Deion Murdock was home alone the afternoon of Aug. 20 when he called 911 to...
(Information in the following story is from: Corpus Christi Caller-Times, http://www.caller.com) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A new study says the biggest health threats in South Texas are obesity and diabetes. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports the study examined health...
A suspect in an armed robbery was undergoing surgery after a Southeast Texas police officer returned fire. Beaumont Police said Sunday that an officer responded to a robbery at a convenience store late Saturday and found a man fitting the suspect's description. The suspect fired...
FRISCO, Texas (AP) - A massive steam locomotive dubbed "Big Boy" has completed its slow journey to its new home about 30 miles north of Dallas. The 1.2 million pound steam locomotive on Sunday finished a trek it had begun last week to the new location for the Museum of the...
Authorities say a toddler has been killed after her 4-year-old sibling struck her with a vehicle. John Norton, a spokesman with the Collin County Sheriff's office, told The Dallas Morning News that around 1 p.m. the older child got the keys to a pickup while their father was...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Authorities in South Texas are seeking a 19-year-old man suspected in the fatal shooting of his parents allegedly after an argument. The Bexar County Sheriff's Office says the bodies of Fidel and Eva Meza were located Monday morning when deputies responded to...
A six-year-old boy is being credited with helping save a toddler who nearly drowned at a Houston-area marina. The Harris County Sheriff's Department says a 1-year-old boy on Saturday fell off a floating raft at the marina in Crosby, a town about 20 miles northeast of Houston...