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SPRING, Texas (AP) - Metal detectors will remain in use for the rest of the school year at a suburban Houston school where a student was fatally stabbed last week. A statement from the Spring school district Wednesday also says clear backpacks have been handed out to students as...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - The East Texas woman accused of mailing poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and others has been ordered to remain behind bars until her trial. Richardson appeared Wednesday morning for a detention hearing in federal court in Texarkana, Texas. A...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - Southeast Texans are to mark the five-year anniversary of when Hurricane Ike made landfall just outside of Galveston, becoming the costliest natural disaster in Texas history. Galveston and other cities and counties hit hard by Ike say their communities...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A group of journalists gathered in Fort Worth to recall covering President John F. Kennedy's fateful trip to Texas in 1963. The program "Fort Worth Remembers JFK" took place on the Texas Christian University campus Wednesday evening. It also featured...
DALLAS (AP) - Newly released arrest affidavits for Dallas crime-watch volunteer accused of raping four women provide details on the attacks. According to the affidavits released Wednesday afternoon, the suspect grabbed the women late at night and forced them to perform oral sex...
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,...