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A man has been found dead in a burning Central Texas house and police say a truck is missing from the home. Killeen police on Monday searched for the truck and two men who allegedly stole the vehicle during a possible burglary. Police are looking for a 1996 green Chevrolet...
Authorities say a cardiac patient and three Central Texas medical personnel have been hurt after their ambulance flipped on a rain-slick highway. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the accident happened late Sunday afternoon in Waco. DPS says the ambulance overturned...
A Houston-area police officer has been critically hurt after his patrol car hit a truck during the search for a shooting suspect. The Department of Public Safety says the Splendora officer was injured Monday in an accident near New Caney. The front of the patrol vehicle ended up...
A business group in Texas has offered a warning about money schemes during St. Patrick's Day weekend. The Better Business Bureau in Austin on Friday said scammers often use public holidays to target consumers with bogus sweepstake claims. St. Patrick's Day is Saturday. The BBB...
Two men have been sentenced in Del Rio to lengthy federal prison terms for leading a group that smuggled guns and ammunition into Mexico. The U.S. Attorney's office announced Thursday that Juan Hector Guevara II and Juan J. Rodriguez were sentenced to 30 years and 27 years in...
A 14-year-old Fort Worth boy has been sentenced to 10 years in a juvenile jail for killing a stranger with a single unprovoked punch. State District Judge Jean Boyd sentenced the boy Thursday. The teen, who is not being identified because he is a juvenile, admitted to a...
Dallas police say two men have been beaten with baseball bats in an alleged hate crime attack. Five men are sought over Tuesday's incident in which police say two men were targeted for their sexual orientation. Police on Wednesday said the suspects were in a car that approached...
Texas and U.S. flags have been waved in the final "Welcome Home a Hero'' greeting for veterans arriving at a North Texas airport. Organizers say about 1,000 people were on hand Wednesday as the military's final rest-and-recuperation charter flight to Dallas-Fort Worth...
San Antonio police have shot and killed a gunman who opened fire on officers responding to a report of a suicidal person. Police Chief William McManus says the gunman was fatally shot before dawn Thursday. No officers were hurt. McManus says officers were dispatched after being...