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The first phase of repairs to a $60 million high school football stadium in North Texas is complete. KXAS-TV reports an Allen Independent School District administrator told the school board Monday night that the stadium is on track to reopen by May 1. He says the scoreboard has...
A McAllen woman found guilty of manslaughter in the beating death of her father during an altercation last year has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. The court's bailiff tells The Monitor in McAllen that 34-year-old Alicia Esquivel Delgado was sentenced by a state District...
CNN) -- A bizarre incident was caught on camera at the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport last week. Passengers had to subdue a man who started attacking another man because of the color of his shirt. The video starts off with an angry man taunting another man at a gate in...
A Chihuahua is recovering after police say she was thrown against the window of a Starbucks store in Houston. KHOU-TV reports that the dog suffered a broken back leg after being injured Oct. 21. Authorities have charged Larry McHale with cruelty to animals. He is jailed on a $15...
Democrat Wendy Davis is reminding worshippers of overcoming odds in her personal life as her underdog run for Texas governor heads into the final week. The Fort Worth state senator said Sunday in Houston that she's proud of her campaign over the past year. Her hopes of pulling...
A 37-year-old man is being held at a Central Texas jail after authorities say he confessed to sexually abusing multiple children. Lacy-Lakeview police Chief John Truehitt tells the Waco Tribune-Herald that authorities are investigating allegations of abuse dating to 1999. Damian...
The trial of an Amarillo plastic surgeon accused in a murder-for-hire plot to kill a Lubbock pathologist who was dating his former girlfriend is set to begin. Prosecutors and attorneys for 50-year-old Dr. Thomas Michael Dixon, who's been jailed since his arrest, were scheduled...
A fringed leather pouch and a gun used by Davy Crockett are just a few of the artifacts that will be returned to the Alamo this week by British pop musician Phil Collins . Collins is turning over his private collection of Alamo artifacts. Crates of the collectibles will be...
DALLAS -- A passenger at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport was tackled and subdued by other passengers Thursday after first spewing hateful language and then assaulting a man waiting to board his flight, according to video of the incident recorded by onlookers. The footage...