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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The parents of a 15-year-old boy who was fatally shot last year by police in a South Texas middle school hallway have filed a federal lawsuit. The family of Jaime Gonzalez Jr. is suing the city of Brownsville and the officers involved in the January...
BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) - Police say a 16-year-old Houston-area boy was fatally stabbed as he tried to protect his mother when her ex-boyfriend attacked her. Baytown police allege 43-year-old Dene Carter stabbed his ex-girlfriend, Tanya Edwards, during an argument in her apartment...
RENDON, Texas (AP) - A youth pastor has been identified as one of the victims of a massive wreck in North Texas that left four dead and at least six injured. Alsbury Baptist Church in Buleson says youth minister Brian Jennings was one of the people killed in the crash around...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Apparently, the buzz in the air is stronger than usual. North Texas bee removal specialists say they're getting a sharp increase in calls for help. A dispatcher for one company tells the Fort Worth Star-Telegram ( http://bit.ly/13TJv8S ) that she is...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Officials are set to again brief members of a key Texas House committee on their ongoing investigation into the fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people in the town of West. Members of the lower chamber's Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas House of Representatives is back in Austin, and Democrats are angry about Gov. Rick Perry vetoing key ethics legislation. Democratic Rep. Sylvester Turner of Houston took to the House floor on Monday and questioned what will happen to 400 ethics...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Four people are dead after a fatal San Antonio crash in which their vehicle was struck by a driver fleeing police. The Sunday evening crash occurred after two drivers confronting each other at an intersection. One driver had a handgun and appeared to threaten...
WACO, Texas (AP) - Authorities say the 911 center that scrambled emergency response to the fatal fertilizer plant explosion in the town of West received more than 1,000 calls the evening of the blast. Waco police, whose dispatchers handle emergency calls from nearby West, said...
WACO, Texas (AP) - Goats could be used to gobble up pesky kudzu vines near a Central Texas arts site. Art Center Waco executive director Mark Arnold wants to try using goats to munch away the vegetative problem. The vines are strangling trees on the slope overlooking the Bosque...