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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Supporters say a new water taxi service across the Corpus Christi Ship Channel is meant to bolster tourism in the city's Sports Entertainment Arts District. The Harbor Water Taxi will operate on weekends starting June 1 through the summer. The water...
DALLAS (AP) - Emergency responders have been searching for a Dallas firefighter who reported by radio being trapped while battling a blaze at a condominium complex. Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans says the search continues for the firefighter unaccounted for in the six-...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Two women playing video games at a North Texas convenience store and a worker have been burned after a suspect set one of those customers on fire. The Fort Worth Fire Department says the incident happened early Monday. Another woman suspected of throwing...
FLOWER MOUND, Texas (AP) - A legal battle between a suburban Dallas neighborhood association and a homeowner seeking to install solar panels on his house exposed problems with a state law passed in 2011. Jay Squyres and the Wellington of Flower Mound Residential Association have...
HOUSTON (AP) - Police say they have taken into a custody a man they believe may be linked to the killing of a U.S. postal worker in suburban Houston. The San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office said on Sunday they had taken 36-year-old James Wayne Ham into custody. Postal inspectors...
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are looking for two or three unknown suspects after one person was killed and two others were wounded in a downtown gunfight. A 27-year-old man told police he was returning home from a night club at about 6 a.m. on Sunday when he was confronted by...
El Paso police used a bomb squad to investigate the home of a high school teacher arrested on charges he had an improper relationship with a student. The El Paso Times ( http://bit.ly/11MNtnX ) reports 27-year-old Bobby J. French was arrested Friday by El Paso Independent School...
MILWAUKEE (AP) - A tea party group says the Internal Revenue Service asked about its involvement in efforts to verify signatures in the effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. The Northeast Tarrant Tea Party of Fort Worth, Texas says IRS officials asked for extensive...
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - The former mayor of a tiny West Texas town has pleaded guilty to stealing about $100,000 from the town treasury. Former Toyah Mayor Bartolo Sanchez entered his guilty plea in federal court in Midland on Thursday. He admits to filing fraudulent mileage...