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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Officials at the San Antonio Zoo say the recent birth of two Sumatran tiger cubs is significant becayse the species is critically endangered and only about 400 survive in the world. Zoo staff is keeping a distance from the cubs so as to not disrupt...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The driver of a sport utility vehicle that plunged into a pond on an immigrant-smuggling run, drowning three men, has been sentenced to prison. A federal judge in San Antonio sentenced Javier (hahv-YEHR') Silva-Morales to 12 years in prison on Wednesday. The...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The suspect in the death of a 6-year-old North Texas girl is out of the hospital and in jail after receiving treatment for a gunshot wound to the head. Police say Tyler Holder was wounded in an exchange of gunfire with police serving him with a capital...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A newly unsealed deposition from former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura shows Ventura complaining about difficulty finding work after a Navy SEAL published a book he claims defamed him. Ventura is suing the estate of Chris Kyle, a former sniper whose best-...
DALLAS (AP) - After almost two years of oversight, federal officials say a Dallas hospital system is complying with Medicare program requirements. The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said Wednesday that Parkland Health & Hospital System meets requirements...
GLORIETA, N.M. (AP) - Residents living within the faith-based community at the Glorieta Conference Center have decisions to make. A Texas-based evangelical group buying the northern New Mexico conference center has given residents three options. Those options include donating...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Education Agency is releasing ratings for schools and districts using a new accountability system. The agency is scheduled to let parents know if their schools met state standards on Thursday afternoon. Education Commissioner Michael Williams...
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A grand jury has declined to indict Angelo State University's police chief who was charged with misdemeanor boating while intoxicated over Memorial Day weekend. A grand jury on Monday no-billed Chief James Adams. The San Angelo Standard-Times (http://bit...
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - A 49-year-old man has admitted driving to Mississippi from Houston to pick up designer drugs shipped from China. Phung Nguyen pleaded guilty Tuesday in Gulfport, Miss., to interstate travel in aid of drug racketeering enterprises. He will be sentenced Nov...