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San Antonio police say two people have died and one has been injured after a fiery head-on collision. The accident was reported Saturday along U.S. Highway 90. Police say a GMC SUV was traveling the wrong way down the highway when it collided with a Mitsubishi SUV and both...
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas health care worker who provided hospital care for an Ebola patient who later died has tested positive for the virus, health officials said Sunday in a statement. If the preliminary diagnosis is confirmed, it would be the first known case of the disease...
Austin Congressman and Chairman of the Homeland Security Committee Michael McCaul, R schedules a noon hearing today at Dallas-Fort Worth Airport to examine the local, state and federal response to the nation's first case of Ebola. Thomas Eric Duncan died at Texas Presbyterian...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge likened Texas' strict voter ID requirement to a poll tax deliberately meant to suppress minority voter turnout and struck it down less than a month before Election Day — and mere hours after the U.S. Supreme Court blocked a similar measure in...
Three Ft. Hood soldiers have been arrested in an ongoing investigation related to the transporting and harboring of illegal aliens, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Special Agent in Charge Janice Ayala of Homeland Security Investigations in San Antonio. “HSI...
Texas Film Commission Director Heather Page spoke at an Alliance Austin meeting of filmmakers and says that the state's film industry is doing well but there's a big need for more film crews to keep pace with the growing demand of movies and commercials being produced here. Page...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- The only remaining abortion clinic in Texas west of San Antonio has closed following days of confusion over the interpretation of a federal court ruling. The ruling last week by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals allowed Texas to enforce tough...
A Brownsville man is out of prison after spending nine years locked up for a crime he didn't commit. Manuel Velez was sent to death row for the murder of his then girlfriend's one-year-old child. Brian Stull with the ACLU says Velez was about 1,000 miles away at a construction...
A Temple couple who stole more than 50,000 pieces of mail from 80 cities across Texas are headed to federal prison. Assistant U.S. Attorney Greg Gloff says Charles Hattenback was given 81 months in prison, and his girlfriend Kathryn Hubbert got four years for their scheme. He...