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A San Antonio man has been accused of manslaughter after a Marine friend who was visiting died from a shotgun blast. San Antonio police say the shooting happened Sunday night at an apartment. Philip Pavelko was charged Monday. No information was immediately available on an...
City leaders and weather experts will inspect Dallas-area locations where tornadoes damaged hundreds of homes. Lancaster Mayor Marcus Knight said Wednesday that the main goal is to try to assess the nature and severity of the damage. Storm damage has also been reported in Forney...
Officials say no injuries have been reported in a gas line explosion in rural East Texas that shook some homes before dawn. The Panola County Sheriff's Office says the fiery accident happened around 6 a.m. Wednesday near Gary. No damage was immediately reported. A sheriff's...
A motorcycle accident in Central Texas has left the driver and the passenger dead in a field. Killeen police on Wednesday said the victims died after the cycle apparently missed a curve and wrecked. Police received a 911 call Tuesday afternoon from a person who found the...
The Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly Fort Hood shooting rampage is due in military court for a pretrial hearing. Maj. Nidal Hasan (nih-DAHL' hah-SAHN') will attend Wednesday's hearing on the Texas Army post in which the judge may rule on a defense request to provide them...
A 48-year-old suburban Dallas man convicted six times of driving drunk has surrendered to begin serving a 40-year prison term after fleeing custody during his latest trial. According to a Monday statement from the Collin County district attorney's office, Richard Davis Callaway...
A North Texas man is dead after he fell from a cliff while posing for a photograph with a landmark Austin bridge in the background. The Travis County Medical Examiner's Office identifies the dead man as 63-year-old Phillip Lloyd Short of Denison, Texas. The Austin Fire...
The nation's first full face transplant recipient says he can feel his daughter's kisses now, a year after the procedure. Dallas Wiens (weens) of Fort Worth, Texas, was at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston on Monday to follow up with his transplant team. He says he can use...
Jurors who convicted an ex-Texas nurse of killing five dialysis patients by injecting them with bleach decided she should spend the rest of her life in prison with no chance for parole. The jury made its sentencing decision Monday in the case of Kimberly Saenz (synz). The 38-...