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PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a man has killed two people before killing himself at a southeast Texas beach. The Jefferson County sheriff's office says that they got several 911 calls on Sunday afternoon about a shooting in progress at McFaddin Beach. When deputies...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Interest in tornado shelters appears to be rising in the Texas Panhandle, particularly as officials in Lubbock make a push to improve tornado awareness. The effort continues to find out how many area residents have access to a shelter and how many shelters...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston mother of a missing 3-year-old girl is facing charges of injury to a child and tampering with evidence. Sabrina Maria Deleon appeared in court Saturday. The charges are in connection with her missing 3-year-old daughter. Investigators say Deleon told...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - The Texas A&M University System chancellor's work is reviewed every year - behind closed doors and without a written public record. John Sharp received a verbal evaluation from 10 A&M System regents on Nov. 1, 2012, about a year after he...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - An East Texas sheriff's office is trying to find homes for nine donkeys found abandoned throughout the county. Bowie County sheriff's Lt. Stanley Cowley says state law requires the animals to auctioned, but no one bought them. The animals have now been in...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Organizers of San Antonio's gay pride festival say they had record attendance this weekend, on the heels of two Supreme Court rulings celebrated by gay-rights advocates. About 5,000 people attended the Pride Bigger Than Texas festival Saturday, with another 15...
There were two different crime scenes and one horrific ending Sunday for a divorced mother of two with a history of reported harassment from her ex-husband. Grand Prairie police Detective Mark Beseda said 39-year-old Dashun Atkins drove to the Hill Top Lane home of ex-spouse...
San Antonio Police officials confirm an officer and another man were apparently shot in an incident late Friday evening. According to SAPD, the officer was shot in the leg after a struggle for a gun in the front yard of a house on San Antonio's northeast side. The other man, a...
A museum featuring art of the American West is to open this fall along San Antonio's River Walk. The Briscoe Western Art Museum will open Oct. 26 and is named in honor of the late Texas Gov. Dolph Briscoe Jr. and his wife Janey. The main museum building is housed in San Antonio'...