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LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Lubbock police are investigating a teenage runaway girl's report that she was abducted, sexually assaulted and held captive in a house for the past six weeks. Police Capt. Jon Caspell says the girl told officers she was abducted from Amarillo about two...
DALLAS (AP) - An administrative judge will hear final arguments on whether a judge who cited the Dallas County district attorney for contempt of court should be removed from the case. Regional Administrative Judge John Ovard is to hear arguments Monday in Dallas. That's after...
BASTROP, Texas (AP) - About 160 chimpanzees of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center's animal research facility in Central Texas face retirement and an uncertain future after the National Institutes of Health has decided to end almost all medical research on...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The city of Brownsville says the constitutional rights of a teenager shot and killed by police at a middle school last year were not violated. The denial comes in the response to a lawsuit filed by the parents of Jaime Gonzalez Jr. According to the...
HOUSTON (AP) — A 31-year-old man has been charged with two counts of injury to the elderly after authorities found four men malnourished and held against their will in a dungeon-like Houston house. Police say Walter Renard Jones was arrested at the scene Friday and jailed...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Investigators are still trying to determine if a woman who died while riding a roller coaster at a Six Flags amusement park in North Texas fell from the ride dubbed the tallest steel-hybrid coaster in the world. The accident happened just after 6:30 p.m...
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...