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TYLER, Texas (AP) - A second man has been charged in the slaying of an East Texas woman caught in alleged gang gunfire at a park where she took her 3-year-old son. Smith County jail records show 19-year-old Dennis Montrell Bendy of Tyler was being held Thursday on a murder...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Navy and NASA are testing out how they'll recover astronauts once they splash down in the ocean following future missions to deep space. On Thursday, a team of Navy divers and the crew of the USS Arlington will practice retrieving a mock-up of the Orion...
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - A federal investigator who responded to the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood says the crime scene was gruesome, with bodies and medical equipment "all over the floor." FBI Special Agent Susan Martin testified Tuesday during the trial of Maj. Nidal Hasan...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A South Texas water group has approved a contract to begin work on capping an iconic San Antonio sulfur spring that once was a popular spa. Only the ruins of the Hot Wells Resort and Spa remain in southeastern San Antonio. The once-popular destination for...
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...
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...