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GREENVILLE, Texas (AP) - An East Texas teenager has been identified as the person found dead inside a storage trunk along a rural road. Officials in Greenville said Wednesday that 16-year-old Alicia Chanta Moore was identified as the person found by a road crew in Van Zandt...
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas man has been sentenced to three years in prison for robbing a bank after failing to withdraw cash from his account. A federal judge in Dallas on Tuesday sentenced 19-year-old Jacory Stephon Walker. Walker earlier pleaded guilty to a January bank robbery in...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Police are looking for a gunman who opened fire into a South Texas house and wounded a 2-year-old girl then killed her father. San Antonio police say the gunfire early Wednesday may have been a gang-related attack after an earlier dispute. Further details...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The Canadian company that wants to build another oil pipeline to carry crude oil to Gulf Coast refineries remains optimistic about the project after President Barack Obama won re-election. TransCanada spokesman Shawn Howard says the company believes Obama will...
DALLAS (AP) - Dallas police say a man has been found shot to death on a sidewalk in a neighborhood. Police say a 911 call about gunfire led to discovery of the body early Monday. The name of the man wasn't immediately released. The victim had been shot several times. Police did...
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police say a gunman has been shot and killed in a four-hour standoff that began with an argument about a dog. Police on Sunday afternoon received a 911 call about an armed man who thought his dog was taken by a neighbor. Police say the suspect barricaded...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Police say a Texas A&M University student has been struck and killed by a freight train. College Station police identified the victim as 19-year-old Garrett Cole Luce of College Station. Investigators say Luce was struck shortly before 3 a.m...
HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators say a driver in a Houston-area wreck that left his car on fire died after falling about 100 feet from an elevated highway ramp. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the accident Sunday night killed Joe Campos Jr. Authorities say Campos was...
ROANOKE, Texas (AP) - A woman who shot video of her husband landing a small plane at a Dallas-area airport captured the aircraft clipping an SUV driving near the runway. The Department of Public Safety says both people in the SUV suffered non-life threatening injuries in the...