Texas News

DALLAS (AP) - An undercover Dallas police officer has suffered a minor gunshot wound in his leg while trying to serve a drug warrant at a house. Police on Tuesday searched for the suspect. Police say the officer's leg was grazed Monday night when gunfire came from within the...
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - A soldier has died after being shot during a Central Texas parking lot attack that left two other men critically hurt and the gunman on the run. Fort Hood officials on Monday announced the death of 25-year-old Spec. Austin James Sampson of Bliss, N.Y...
HOUSTON (AP) - Three Houston men have been sentenced to eight-year prison terms in a sex trafficking ring in which a victim was branded with a panther image to mark her as property. Prosecutors in Houston say 42-year-old Andre McDaniels, 30-year-old Jamine Lake and 38-year-old...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - A Texas company could have an answer to some consumers' unwelcome discovery that just-purchased loaves contain mold. MicroZap Inc., of Lubbock, claims its technology allows bread to stay mold-free for 60 days. The bread is bombarded with microwaves for...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Some Texas courts have been using a new pre-trial order to confiscate guns from those who've been arrested in domestic violence incidents. The order is relatively new in the San Antonio area and is being used on a case-by-case basis. But it's long been in...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - State lawmakers are finally learning how much money they'll have to spend on the next Texas budget. Republican Comptroller Susan Combs is releasing her biennial revenue estimate on Monday. That crucial number sets the limit on what lawmakers can spend for...
DALLAS (AP) - Downsize Fitness is an exclusive health club, evocative of the nation's trendiest gyms. But there's a strict requirement to join: You must be 50 pounds or more overweight. The chain wants its members to feel comfortable while exercising, so there are no mirrors...
A winter storm headed east into North and Central Texas but promised much less accumulations of snow than it dumped on West Texas the day before. A winter weather advisory is in effect through Friday afternoon along and west of a line stretching from Stephenville to Gatesville...
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says 36 of 123 sexually exploited children identified in a five-week, international child pornography investigation were rescued in North Texas. ICE Director John Morton revealed on Thursday that more than 200 adults had been arrested on...