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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A 16-year-old boy is in the custody of juvenile authorities, accused of fatally stabbing a 63-year-old San Antonio schoolteacher who had cared for him from infancy. A niece found the body of 63-year-old Adriana Carrillo Terry in the bathroom of her home...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A legally blind San Antonio man with a history of sexual offenses faces a mandatory life sentence after convictions on 12 counts in the repeated rapes of two girls. Anthony Maldonado had previously served a seven-year prison sentence for a 1988 molestation...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - San Antonio police have fatally shot a gunman who allegedly threatened a woman in a hotel room and then fired at officers. Police say the incident happened early Friday at a Days Inn. The woman and two officers who returned fire were not hurt. Police responded...
HOUSTON (AP) - A fourth Houston resident has died of West Nile virus, bringing the Texas West Nile death toll to at least 52. Houston Health and Human Services says the death of a man between the ages of 75 and 84 from northwestern Houston was reported Monday. Federal health...
MESQUITE, Texas (AP) - Cellphone videos and pictures allegedly recorded at the scene where a police officer killed a suspect by firing more than 40 times are in the hands of investigators. Garland police officer Patrick Tuter allegedly said he shot in self-defense at Michael...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A tip has led to the Dallas arrest of a gang member on the Texas Department of Public Safety 10 Most Wanted list. DPS on Thursday announced the arrest of 31-year-old Rickey Lynn Johnson. The agency says a $7,500 reward will be paid on the tip that led to...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A now-retired Army master sergeant and his wife have been convicted in a scheme of selling items obtained through illegal requisitions on behalf of his Fort Sam Houston unit. Federal prosecutors in San Antonio say from 2004-10, Francisco Javier De La Maza...
DALLAS (AP) - A Garland police investigation has found that one of its officers fired at least 41 shots during a high-speed chase that ended with a 25 year old man's death. Police in the Dallas suburb initially said the suspect's truck rammed the squad car Aug. 31, and the...
HOUSTON (AP) - A judge is scheduled to get an update on the case of a Houston boy found in March after being kidnapped as an infant eight years ago. Child Protective Services officials say 8-year-old Miguel Morin remains in foster care. They say he has not had visits with his...