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Secondhand smoke kills more than 600,000 people worldwide every year, according to a new study. In the first look at the global impact of secondhand smoking, researchers analyzed data from 2004 for 192 countries. They found 40 percent of children and more than 30 percent of non-...
Delta Air Lines says it will consider refunds for passengers who cancel travel plans because of concern over the new airport security measures. Some passengers have complained loudly about the Transportation Security Administration's new screening procedures, which can include...
A second-grade teacher at a north Fort Worth elementary school is accused of using a "spy pen" to surreptitiously take a video of an 18-year-old visitor while she bathed at his Springtown home. Brian Paul Weaver, 38, surrendered about 2 p.m. Friday at the Parker County Jail,...
Without leaving American skies, remotely piloted surveillance drones, outfitted with cameras that provide real-time video, fly along the Texas border searching U.S. territory for drug smugglers, undocumented immigrants and potential terrorists. They also are fully capable of...
State troopers in South Texas seized nearly 40 pounds of cocaine in two separate traffic stops over the weekend and arrested two suspects. Jose de Jesus Rodriguez Reyna of Mexico was arrested Saturday and Raul Rosales, whose hometown was not available, was arrested Sunday. They...
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Revelers will not be flogged or locked in wooden stocks for drinking too much ale or other libations at the Texas Renaissance Festival. But if some of the 50,000 daily attendees have impaired driving when they leave, they may wind up being booked into the Montgomery County Jail...