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Visitors to Dallas City Hall will have fewer choices on where to enter the municipal building. Security measures that take effect Tuesday mean visitors will only have access to the downtown Dallas building at two ground-level entrances, instead of various doorways. Security...
A 16-year-old driver in West Texas has been arrested after police say a man who refused to buy alcohol for the teen was run over and killed. Abilene police on Monday did not immediately provide additional details on the teen facing a juvenile murder charge in the death of 58-...
Authorities say a 65-year-old southeast Texas man has died after accidentally driving his tractor over a pipe that flew into the air and hit him in the head. A Liberty County sheriff spokesman says Charles Lippold died Sunday in a field near his home in Tarkington Prairie. He...
A police officer in rural West Texas is one of two people killed in a head-on collision. Jeremy Shedd of the Brownfield Police Department southwest of Lubbock was killed Sunday morning as he was driving home from work. KCBD-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/10fSchR ) that a gray Ford...
The mayor of Denton says he's expecting legal challenges if the North Texas city bans fracking in a closely-watched vote. Chris Watts tells the Fort Worth Star-Telegram ( http://bit.ly/1tw35rI ) that Tuesday's vote "is not the end of the story. It may just be the beginning." The...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz may have presidential aspirations, but he sometimes felt more like a Secret Service agent while working for the man poised to become Texas' next governor. State Attorney General Greg Abbott would roll his wheelchair so fast inside the Texas...
DALLAS – We all know the saying "reunited and it feels so good." Somehow those words never rang more true than now for Ebola survivor Nina Pham and her dog, Bentley. "Thank you again for helping take care of Bentley over the last 21 days caring for him as if he was your own,"...
DALLAS – We all know the saying "reunited and it feels so good." Somehow those words never rang more true than now for Ebola survivor Nina Pham and her dog, Bentley. "Thank you again for helping take care of Bentley over the last 21 days caring for him as if he was your own,"...
It was 3 a.m. Saturday when a homeowner in the 5000 block of Malmedy near Martin Luther King heard a noise and then the unmistakable sound of glass breaking. That's when he took action. "Walked into the kitchen with his gun and observed a man inside his house," said HPD Homicide...