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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Officials say 54 dogs and 1 cat have been rescued from an El Paso family's house and taken to an animal shelter. Field Services supervisor Hugo Navarro says animal control workers began investigating after foul odors were reported coming from the house. Dr...
DEL RIO, Texas (AP) - An Alabama man has pleaded guilty to assaulting Border Patrol agents with his car in a West Texas incident that ended in a vehicle crash that killed two people. The Justice Department statement says 39-year-old David Steiner of Vinegar Bend, Ala., entered...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A police affidavit says Fort Worth officers answering a burglary call were at the wrong house and had poor light when they fatally shot an armed homeowner. Two officers were sent to 409 Havenwood Lane before dawn May 28. According to the search warrant...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico's rough western state of Michoacan is proving to be just as painful a thorn in the side of President Enrique Pena Nieto as it was for predecessor Felipe Calderon. Coming off a stunning success with the capture of Zetas cartel leader Miguel Angel Trevino...
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas police officer wounded during a disturbance call that left another officer and the gunman dead has been released from a hospital. Killeen police say Officer Juan Obregon Jr. was discharged Tuesday. Obregon will be off work for an extended...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - A traffic accident on Interstate 30 in the Dallas area has left three people dead. Arlington police say the wreck early Wednesday killed two adults and a child. Authorities are trying to determine what caused the accident. Further details weren't...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - One of the few buildings in Galveston to survive the 1900 hurricane has changed hands. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston has sold the Bishop's Palace to the Galveston Historical Foundation. Foundation Executive Director Dwayne Jones says...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A San Antonio water utility says it'll begin $1.1 billion in sewer system improvements as part of a settlement of a federal clean water case. The Justice Department and the Environmental Protection Agency says the San Antonio Water System also will pay a $2.6...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A former South Texas high school teacher has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for hiding a camera in a closet and videotaping a female student changing clothes. 56-year-old David Crocker of Converse in May pleaded no contest to improper photography. Crocker...