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CARROLLTON, Texas (AP) - Police in the Dallas suburb of Carrollton say two men have drowned in a retention pond after one of the victims tried to rescue the other. Carrollton police say the two men were fishing from the bank of the pond Saturday night with several other...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Houston woman is being accused by authorities of stabbing a man to death with a stiletto heel in a high-rise condo. KHOU-TV reports (http://bit.ly/160ypBg ) that 44-year-old Ana Lilia Trujillo is facing a murder charge. Houston police investigators say officers...
WACO, Texas (AP) - Members of the public are helping create a massive mural on the side of a Waco library. With an outline already drawn by a design team, participants were given paint cans and brushes to fill in spaces. Members of the public worked on the mural Saturday at the...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Authorities say 154 fugitives wanted for federal and state felonies have been arrested by the U.S. Marshal Service and officers from 13 other law enforcement agencies. The roundup came during Operation Sandstorm III. West Texas U.S. Marshal Robert Almonte...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry is signing into law a bill ensuring that restaurants and food stores must allow service dogs, including those for military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. Already approved by the state Legislature, the measure limits how much...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Whole Foods Market Inc. is disputing claims from two employees at one of its Albuquerque stores, who say they were suspended last month after complaining about being told they couldn't speak Spanish to each other while on the job. Bryan Baldizan says he...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The three surviving children of a Mexican woman who lawyers say was wrongly deported and later killed in Mexico by her abusive ex-boyfriend are suing the U.S. government. Lawyers from Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid and the South Texas Civil Rights Project...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A federal report blames a woman's death last year in a northeast Texas state mental hospital on unnecessary restraints and poor medical care. The U.S. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services found that Ann Simmons died in Terrell State Hospital in February...
HOUSTON (AP) - A suspect in a Houston-area college campus shooting is back in custody after he was declared a fugitive when he failed to appear at a scheduled court appearance. Harris County sheriff's spokesman Alan Bernstein says Trey Foster turned himself in Thursday evening...