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U.S. Border Patrol agents in West Texas have arrested five individuals who authorities allege pelted the agents with rocks as they illegally tried to cross from Mexico into the U.S. The Border Patrol says the agents were working Sunday night in El Paso when eight individuals...
A man who robbed the same South Texas bank twice in 2012 and hid some of the loot in his boots has been sentenced to 13 years in prison. A federal judge in Corpus Christi on Monday sentenced 52-year-old Vernon Nicholas Tolmie. He had pleaded guilty earlier this year to one count...
Nidal Hasan collected nearly $300,000 in his military salary while awaiting trial for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood. But his attorney says nearly all of it has been given to charity, likely making inaccessible to his victims. Hasan's civil attorney, John Galligan,...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Johnny Football isn't just helping Texas A&M University on the football field. The resurgence of Aggies football helped Texas A&M raise a record $740 million in donations during the past year. The fundraising haul exceeds the university's previous...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - A 52-year-old man who admitted to killing a rival for the affections of a client's ex-girlfriend is set for sentencing in a state court in Lubbock. David Neal Shepard will formally receive a life sentence without parole on Monday for his guilty plea last...
DALLAS (AP) - For 166 years, they came to pray and sing, to see loved ones baptized and married, to grieve and console. The congregation at Pleasant View Baptist Church wasn't the biggest or best known in the buckle of the Bible Belt. But it was a constant presence - until...
DALLAS (AP) - Police have arrested a 24-year-old man on murder charges in connection with a fatal south Dallas shooting. According to an arrest warrant, Johnny Walker is accused of shooting to death 55-year-old Charles Turner in a parking lot around 4 p.m. Saturday. The warrant...
Residents on Mexico's Pacific and Gulf Coasts are hunkering down for a one-two punch of soaking tropical weather. Tropical Storm Manuel is expected to hit Mexico's southwest Pacific shoreline today while Hurricane Ingrid takes aim at the Gulf Coast not too long after. Heavy...
Six Flags in Arlington has reopened the Texas Giant roller coaster Saturday for the first time since a rider died in July. There are new precautions and warnings for riders including redesigned restraint bars and new seat belts, as well as a trial seat that riders could sit in...