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WACO, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers have turned up no evidence linking a former paramedic from a small Central Texas town to a fire and explosion at a fertilizer plant in the town. The West Fertilizer plant explosion April 17 killed 15 people, injured hundreds and devastated a...
LUFKIN, Texas (AP) - An East Texas man wanted in the fatal shooting of his ex-girlfriend and her adult daughter at the mobile home they once shared has surrendered. Angelina County jail records show 37-year-old Kevin Jabbar McKelvey of Lufkin was being held without bond Tuesday...
DALLAS (AP) - Police say a dead fetus has been discovered in the bathroom of a Dallas hospital and that they're questioning a teenager believed to be the mother. The fetus was found Tuesday morning in a bathroom near the emergency room at Baylor University Medical Center. Dallas...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Legislature has adjourned, ending the third special session of the year after passing a major transportation measure. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus declared the session over late Monday after lawmakers approved a...
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - A South Texas sheriff returns to the witness stand as defense attorneys present evidence in the drug trafficking conspiracy trial of a former deputy. Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino (treh-VEEN'-yoh) on Monday resumes testimony begun Friday in the...
WICHITA FALLS, Texas (AP) - The grandfather of a 9-year-old boy killed in an accidental shooting has been released from jail. A Clay County Jail dispatcher said Sunday that 56-year-old Danny Eugene Bowman was no longer there. Bowman was arrested Friday on a child endangerment...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Montana police say a 29-year-old man stole an ambulance and led them on a high-speed, 75-mile chase before the vehicle rolled on U.S. Interstate 90 just before 11 p.m. Saturday. Cody Lee Paine was taken into custody in the incident involving a stolen...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - The state's two U.S. senators are soliciting applications for potential nominees to six of the seven U.S. district court vacancies in Texas. One is the court in Texarkana, Texas, that has been vacant since Judge David Folsom retired nearly 11/2 years ago...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The main sticking on greater transportation spending centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes. Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads. Republican Sen...