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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...
DALLAS (AP) - Crime figures for Dallas show 84 murders have been reported through mid-July in an increase compared to a year ago. The Dallas Morning News (http://dallasne.ws/12UZySF ) reports that's up 15 percent from the same period in 2012 when 73 murders were reported. Police...
PELICAN BAY, Texas (AP) - A 62-year-old widow has been charged with murder after he long-missing husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural North Texas home. Neola Robinson is charged in the death of her husband Ervin Robinson, who was reported missing by his...
HOUSTON (AP) - Dozens of people in Houston protesting the verdict in George Zimmerman's trial forced a City Council meeting to recess when they stormed the chamber shouting "No justice, no peace." The protesters gathered in front of Houston's federal courthouse and city hall on...
BURNET, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas woman charged with killing her husband allegedly had texted her plans to a friend hours before the fatal shooting. Court records indicate Karra Trichele Allen of Bertram sent text messages to a friend threatening to shoot and dismember her...
WACO, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas man has been charged with starting a fire that destroyed several under-construction condominiums in a $6 million housing project. McLennan County jail records show 23-year-old Cedro Riggins IV of Waco was being held Wednesday on charges of...
GARLAND, Texas (AP) - Investigators say a Dallas-area man possibly wearing headphones while walking near some railroad tracks has died after being hit by a train. Garland police on Wednesday identified the victim as 57-year-old Clarence Hodge of Garland. Detectives believe Hodge...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - A convicted sex offender accused of sexually assaulting two southeast Missouri children has been ordered to spend more than 100 years in federal prison. Forty-six-year-old Jeffrey Shelton was sentenced in federal court in Cape Girardeau to 120 years on...