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DALLAS (AP) - A police affidavit says DNA evidence links a suspected serial rapist to an attack in which an assailant shooed away his victim's children before he attacked her. The affidavit obtained Tuesday by The Dallas Morning News and WFAA-TV alleges a masked man approached a...
PINEVILLE, Mo. (AP) - A Texas man about to go on trial in the shooting death of a southwest Missouri man instead pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. Twenty-eight-year-old Caleb Saddler, of Del Rio, Texas, pleaded guilty Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter in the May 2012 death of...
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas man has been sentenced to life in prison for a 2012 fatal shooting outside a pub as the victim tried to stop a robbery in a parking lot. A judge in Dallas on Tuesday accepted the plea agreement from 20-year-old Justin Jones. Jones was on trial for capital...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A group of journalists who covered President John F. Kennedy's fateful trip to Texas are set to gather for a discussion. The program "Fort Worth Remembers JFK" set for the Texas Christian University campus also will feature actor/director Bill Paxton,...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - The East Texas woman accused of mailing poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and others is due in federal court. A detention hearing for Shannon Guess Richardson is scheduled for Wednesday morning in Texarkana, Texas. Authorities say Richardson...
WEBSTER, Texas (AP) - A baby has been found dead in a trash container at a Houston-area thrift store and investigators are trying to determine who left the newborn with the garbage. Webster police on Sunday did not immediately update the investigation into the child's death or...
SPRING, Texas (AP) - Students return to classes at a high school in a northern Houston suburb five days after a deadly knife attack closed it. Classes resume Monday at Spring High School in Spring, where the Wednesday knifing killed one student and wounded three others. Luis...
KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) - An Army Ranger is suing to have his gun range reopened under an untested state law backed by the National Rifle Association. An attorney for Adam Morgan says his client's case is scheduled to go on trial Monday morning in Kaufman, southeast of Dallas...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The discovery of a World War II amphibious vehicle on the bottom of an Italian lake is raising hopes among a group of American veterans that the remains of two dozen of their comrades will be found and possibly recovered for burial in the U.S. The Italian...