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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal judge is set to hear BP's bid to temporarily block all settlement payments to Gulf Coast businesses and residents who claim they lost money after the company's 2010 oil spill. U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier scheduled a hearing Friday to consider...
FORT BLISS, Texas (AP) - Army officials say they'll reveal more information on radiation contamination of a Cold War-era bunker. The update will come Friday at a Fort Bliss news conference. The bunker was used to store and assemble nuclear bombs decades ago and was recently...
DALLAS (AP) - An administrative judge will hear arguments on whether a judge who cited the Dallas County district attorney for contempt of court should be removed from the case. The Friday hearing comes after attorneys for District Attorney Craig Watkins asked state District...
YORK, Neb. (AP) - A revised resolution objecting to the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline has been submitted to York County Commissioners. The board is expected to discuss the resolution and vote on it at Tuesday's meeting. On July 9 the board tabled the issue after discussing...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The architect of a new law overhauling high school standardized testing and graduation requirements is to speak about the measure before the State Board of Education. Republican state Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen plans to address the GOP-majority, 15-...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Two former soldiers and a South Texas businessman have been indicted in a $7 million Army medical equipment contract fraud and bribery investigation. Prosecutors in San Antonio on Thursday announced the 40-count indictment names retired Army Master Sgt...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A gunman has been sentenced to life in prison for wounding a woman who rejected his advances and killing a San Antonio health club worker walking her to her car. A judge in San Antonio on Thursday sentenced 28-year-old Yu Masaki. Masaki in March pleaded guilty...
PELICAN BAY, Texas (AP) - A 62-year-old North Texas widow is behind bars charged with murder after her long-missing husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural home. Neola Robinson is in Tarrant County Jail with bond set at $150,000, charged in the 2010 death of...
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston-area authorities have identified and arrested a suspect in the 1987 slaying of a 68-year-old Houston woman. The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that 71-year-old Roman Martinez has been charged with capital murder in the death of Jacqueline...