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EDEN, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a Central Texas shooting spree has left two dead and five injured - including a sheriff - as the gunman appeared to randomly shoot at vehicles he came upon. The Texas Department of Public Safety says the gunman is among the dead. His identity...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas lawmakers have awarded the Legislative Medal of Honor to a Cameron man killed in Afghanistan. The Texas Legislature gives out the award to one person every two years and on Memorial Day gave it to U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Darryn Deen Andrews Of Milam County...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Warm weather and sunshine are helping the San Antonio area dry out after thunderstorms this weekend flooded area roads, rivers and creeks, killing three people who were swept away by rushing waters. The National Weather Service on Monday discontinued a flood...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - Authorities say three people who went missing over the weekend while swimming on Galveston Island are presumed drowned. The three are missing along the San Luis Pass, considered a dangerous area to swim because of strong currents. Signs on shore warn, "No...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A coalition of conservative and Democratic lawmakers has killed a measure that would have allowed them and prosecuting attorneys to carry guns anywhere they wish. In a 38-103 vote, House members killed the bill Sunday night after a lengthy debate over...
SCHERTZ, Texas (AP) - Authorities say search teams have found the body of teenager who was swept away by floodwaters as he tried to swim across a swollen creek near San, Antonio. Avron Adams, 18, of Schertz, got swept away while trying to cross Cibolo Creek. David Harris, a...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The state Legislature has approved expanding the state's network of virtual courses online for public school students, allowing it to include more classes from private providers. The House and Senate previously passed the proposal by Republican Rep. Ken King...
PALO PINTO, Texas (AP) - A prisoner who fled from a van transporting him to Florida has been apprehended about 90 miles from the North Texas town where he escaped. Palo Pinto County Sheriff Ira Mercer says Michael Rimmer was found by deputies Sunday morning at a convenience...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Legislature has approved a measure ensuring that restaurants and food stores must allow service dogs, including those for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. The House and Senate previously passed the proposal by San Antonio Democratic...