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AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - The nation's top quarter horse group has filed a notice of appeal to topple a ruling that requires it to begin allowing cloned animals to be added to its breeding registry. The Amarillo, Texas-based American Quarter Horse Association filed its notice of...
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Republicans are far less ambitious in their demands for spending cuts to erase new debt issued to pay the government's bills than they were during a budget battle two years ago. The list of cuts under consideration now tallies only a fraction of the...
DALLAS (AP) - A fifth aggravated sexual assault count has been filed against a Dallas crime-watch volunteer police suspect in a string of nine rapes in his inner-city neighborhood. The charge filed Thursday against Van Dixson is in addition to four aggravated assault counts...
A grandfather discovered the lifeless bodies of his three grandchildren, his son and daughter-in-law at their home in North Texas. Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner said Monday that the victims were shot and the deaths are being investigated as murder-suicide. Tanner says the...
Investigators are working to determine the cause of a two-alarm fire that appears to have destroyed a 100-year-old historic home in Fort Worth. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that no one was injured in the blaze that broke out just after midnight Monday. Fire department...
The Coast Guard has helped save two men from Galveston Bay after a large wave hit a fishing boat and one person was swept overboard. Coast Guard personnel on Sunday afternoon rescued the man swept from the boat and a friend who grabbed life vests for himself and his buddy - then...
Nobody has been hurt in a fire at a Central Texas group residence for the mentally challenged who may be homeless. The Austin Fire Department says the blaze was reported around dawn Monday at Hannah's Place in North Austin. Officials say about 30 people in the structure were...
A 430-pound anti-social gorilla who's spent 18 years at the Dallas Zoo will be moved to a South Carolina facility for a more solitary existence. The Dallas Zoo on Monday announced the planned transfer of 23-year-old Patrick to the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia, S.C...
A new commercial spaceship will wait all week before aiming again for the International Space Station. Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Cygnus capsule was supposed to arrive Sunday. But the rendezvous was aborted because of a discrepancy in navigation data between the two vessels. The...