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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...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Randy Travis remains in critical condition in a Texas hospital after doctors used a pump to stabalize his heart. A news release from Travis' publicist on Tuesday says he underwent the procedure after checking into the hospital Sunday with viral...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Navy has identified a sailor from Texas who died after he fell overboard at Naval Station Norfolk. The Navy says 21-year-old Submarine Seaman Rolando Acosta of Plainview, Texas, fell from the USS Boise while standing duty on Saturday. The submarine was...
DALLAS (AP) - Police in North Texas say two men have been shot and killed following a confrontation at a gas station. Dallas police say the shooting occurred about 3:30 a.m. Sunday in the northwest part of the city. A gunman shot 28-year-old Vincente Flores and 30-year-old Osmia...
HOUSTON (AP) - Authorities say a father and son were shot to death when an armed trio accosted them at their suburban Houston home. Investigators say 49-year-old Mario DeSantiago and 21-year-old Leobardo DeSantiago were returning home about 1 a.m. Saturday when they were...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Will he or won't he? Gov. Rick Perry has invited friends and supporters Monday to San Antonio and the largest Caterpillar equipment dealership in the country to announce "exciting future plans." The longest-serving governor in Texas history should reveal if he...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A South Texas county that's seen the number of child abuse cases more than double in recent years has launched an investigative unit to tamp down the problem. The Cameron County district attorney's office launched the unit July 1 and it features two...