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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Planning for a new South Texas university and the effects of the recent legislative session are up for discussion as University of Texas System regents meet. The regents are to meet in Austin on Wednesday. Regents are to discuss principles to guide the...
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - Federal prosecutors say three men have been arrested for the retaliation killing of a South Texas man thought to have stolen cocaine from the Gulf Cartel. Authorities on Tuesday said 25-year-old Roel Garza was arrested Monday while 26-year-old Orlando...
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - An Army psychiatrist going on trail in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting says he wants to tell potential jurors that he's being forced to wear a military uniform he believes represents "an enemy of Islam." Before jury selection begins Tuesday afternoon...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A man suspected of shooting his common-law wife at Fort Sam Houston is now accused of trying to hire a hit man from jail. Court documents filed Monday accuse Alvin Leon Roundtree of calling his nephew, Leonard Roundtree, and conspiring to hire someone to kill...
CONROE, Texas (AP) - A Houston-area courts worker who allegedly tried to lure someone he thought was a 16-year-old boy to the government building for sex has been arrested. Montgomery County jail records show 50-year-old Donald Edward Huse of The Woodlands was being held Tuesday...
ESTELLINE, Texas (AP) - West Texas authorities say the inebriated passenger of an SUV has been killed after he became upset that he wasn't allowed to drive and suddenly turned the steering wheel, causing a rollover. Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Daniel Hawthorne...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a 16-year-old driving a pickup truck that caused a horrific North Texas crash that killed four people had been drinking beforehand. Tarrant County Sheriff Dee Anderson on Tuesday updated the investigation into the mid-June crash south of...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - The new Roman Catholic bishop for 10 counties in West Texas says he feels ready to serve. Bishop Mark J. Seitz will be installed Tuesday night to lead the El Paso-based diocese. The special Mass will held at the convention center in El Paso. The 59-year-old...
ODESSA, Texas (AP) - A mobile home fire in West Texas that killed a woman and two of her children has claimed the life of a third youngster. An official with American Heritage Cemetery and Funeral Home said Tuesday that services are pending for three-year-old Janet Luque of...