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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A daylong manhunt has led to the arrest of a 19-year-old man suspected in the fatal shooting of his parents. The Bexar (bayr) County Sheriff's Office says the bodies of Fidel and Eva Meza (MAY'-zuh) were found early Monday morning when deputies responded to an...
WYLIE, Texas (AP) - A tiger described as the "soul" of a North Texas animal sanctuary has become the seventh big cat to die from an outbreak of a fatal virus. A spokeswoman for In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center in the Dallas suburb of Wylie said Tacoma died...
Officials say no one was injured when an American Airlines flight en route from North Carolina to Dallas made an emergency landing in Little Rock because of engine trouble. Officials say the American Airlines MD-80 was en route to Dallas from Charlotte Sunday when one of the...
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A federal and state investigation into dog fighting and gambling has resulted in the arrest of 11 people from Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Texas. U.S. Attorney George Beck said Monday the 11 are charged with conducting an illegal gambling business...
DALLAS (AP) - A newspaper report says incomplete and inaccurate data makes it impossible to determine how many serious chemical accidents like the one that killed 15 people in a Central Texas town this year occur annually in the United States. The Dallas Morning News found in an...
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - A 12-year-old Southeast Texas boy has been praised by police for his bravery when he reported burglars in his house and he hid in the closet. Port Arthur police on Monday said Deion Murdock was home alone the afternoon of Aug. 20 when he called 911 to...
(Information in the following story is from: Corpus Christi Caller-Times, http://www.caller.com) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A new study says the biggest health threats in South Texas are obesity and diabetes. The Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports the study examined health...
A suspect in an armed robbery was undergoing surgery after a Southeast Texas police officer returned fire. Beaumont Police said Sunday that an officer responded to a robbery at a convenience store late Saturday and found a man fitting the suspect's description. The suspect fired...
FRISCO, Texas (AP) - A massive steam locomotive dubbed "Big Boy" has completed its slow journey to its new home about 30 miles north of Dallas. The 1.2 million pound steam locomotive on Sunday finished a trek it had begun last week to the new location for the Museum of the...