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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The architect of a new law overhauling high school standardized testing and graduation requirements is to speak about the measure before the State Board of Education. Republican state Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock of Killeen plans to address the GOP-majority, 15-...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Two former soldiers and a South Texas businessman have been indicted in a $7 million Army medical equipment contract fraud and bribery investigation. Prosecutors in San Antonio on Thursday announced the 40-count indictment names retired Army Master Sgt...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A gunman has been sentenced to life in prison for wounding a woman who rejected his advances and killing a San Antonio health club worker walking her to her car. A judge in San Antonio on Thursday sentenced 28-year-old Yu Masaki. Masaki in March pleaded guilty...
More rain is in store for most of Texas as a cloudy day is expected for the state. A flash flood watch remains for all day Wednesday for the Guadalupe Mountains, Permian Basin and Big Bend. The National Weather Service predicts up to an additional 3 inches of rain for those...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - The Alamo will be getting some high-tech preservation help. Texas A&M University architecture professor Robert Warden leads the effort to create digital models of the historic mission in San Antonio. Experts hope the imaging data being collected...
HERKIMER, N.Y. (AP) - A Texas woman and two of her seven children remain hospitalized in Syracuse after their van crashed on the Thruway during a vacation trip, killing the woman's mother. State police say 42-year-old Jennifer Hodson of Houston, Texas is listed in good condition...
MARSHVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Authorities in Union County say the brother of country singer Randy Travis has been arrested after sheriff's deputies found a methamphetamine lab inside his home. Investigators with the sheriff's office searched the home of 50-year-old David Traywick...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A North Texas businessman has been sentenced to 14 years in prison and must pay $25 million in a tax fraud case. A federal judge in Fort Worth on Wednesday sentenced Larry Lake of Colleyville. Lake in February was convicted of concealment of assets and...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA still doesn't know exactly how water gushed into the helmet and suit of a spacewalking astronaut. Mission Control officials acknowledged Tuesday that Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano could have choked or even drowned from all the water that...