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EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas school district recovering from a testing scandal that sent an administrator to federal prison could be closer to naming a new superintendent. The El Paso Independent School District board of managers meets Monday afternoon and the agenda...
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A review finds nearly one in every four Corpus Christi utility customers has been late paying monthly bills for water, sewer and trash services. The analysis by the Corpus Christi Caller-Times comes as the city prepares for tougher enforcement with...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - A federal judge in Amarillo could order the nation's pre-eminent quarter horse group to begin registering clones. A hearing Monday follows a jury verdict last month that said the American Quarter Horse Association's prohibition against registering clones...
KEYSTONE, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a 3-year-old child and two others died when a truck collided with their car in eastern Iowa. The crash happened Saturday night near the Benton County community of Keystone. The sheriff's office says a GMC truck driven by 39-year-old Raul...
HOUSTON (AP) - Two people have been charged in the July shooting deaths of a man and his son during an apparent robbery as they returned to their Houston-area home. Harris County jail records show 26-year-old Henry Eugene Burleson of Spring and 20-year-old Diamond Lasha Webb of...
WYLIE, Texas (AP) - A sixth big cat has died in a canine distemper outbreak at a Dallas-area wildlife sanctuary. Officials with In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center in Wylie say a nearly 10-year-old male Bengal tiger named Kazuri died Sunday. It's the second...
The Texas Department of Public Safety says a small plane crashed in rural Ellis County, near the town of Rankin. Witnesses spotted the craft leveling off, then stalling before crashing into a tree. First responders found a single engine Beechcraft had crashed and caught fire...
HOUSTON (AP) - More lawsuits have been filed against a Mobile, Ala.-based marine and fabrication company being accused of financially exploiting dozens of Indian guest workers. The workers say they were forced to live in squalid conditions after being brought to work at Gulf...
LUFKIN, Texas (AP) - A man charged with capital murder for the weekend slaying of his ex-girlfriend and her daughter says he's responsible for the East Texas killings. Kevin McKelvey turned himself in and was arrested Monday night, a day after 39-year-old Teresa McCoy and her...