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Medical examiner: Police shooting of Texas woman a homicide

BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — A medical examiner has ruled the fatal shooting of a 44-year-old Houston-area woman by a police officer a homicide. Online records show the Harris County Medi...

Medical examiner: Police shooting of Texas woman a homicide

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Medical examiner: Seven Tennessee homicide victims died from blunt force trauma Seven people, including a 12-year-old girl, were killed in a string of Sumner County homicides over the weekend.        ...
05:00, 05/01/2019

Texas officer charged with homicide for shooting black man A Texas grand jury indicted a suburban Dallas police officer Wednesday on a charge of criminally negligent homicide for fatally shooting a black man during a traffic stop last year....
03:51, 05/02/2019

Arlington Police Officer Fired After Being Charged with Homicide in Shooting Death of 24-Year-Old Black Man Arlington, Tex. police officer Bau Tran has been fired days after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide for shooting and killing 24-year-old O’Shae Terry during a traffic stop in 2018, acc...
02:17, 05/19/2019

Medical examiner: Chokehold triggered Eric Garner’s death NEW YORK (AP) — The medical examiner who performed an autopsy on Eric Garner testified Wednesday that a police officer’s chokehold set into motion “a lethal sequence of events,” but ...
22:51, 05/15/2019

Medical examiner: Chokehold triggered Eric Garner's death A medical examiner who performed an autopsy on Eric Garner says a police officer's chokehold set into motion "a lethal sequence of events" that led to his death five years ago....
01:51, 05/16/2019

New York medical examiner testifies chokehold led to Eric Garner's death The New York City medical examiner who conducted an autopsy on an unarmed black man who was killed during a 2014 arrest said at a hearing on Wednesday that a police officer's chokehold set off a "leth...
22:51, 05/15/2019

The Latest: Texas Rangers to investigate police shooting BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the investigation of a police shooting of a Houston-area woman (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Baytown police have called in the Texas Rangers to perform the investiga...
02:00, 05/16/2019

Texas police officer fatally shoots woman who reportedly said ‘I’m pregnant’ A Texas police officer fatally shot a woman who police said grabbed his Taser and used it against him, moments after she seemed to say "I'm pregnant" in an altercation captured on video....
21:34, 05/14/2019

Texas homeowner fatally shoots teen who was part of group shooting paintball guns at home: police A Texas homeowner who reportedly believed his house was being fired upon, fatally shot a 19-year-old man who was part of the group creating the "disturbance" in the Houston neighborhood — but police l...
16:51, 05/22/2019

Minneapolis Police Officer Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Australian Woman The former officer, Mohamed Noor, fired a single shot that killed Justine Ruszczyk in 2017. She had been calling the police, reporting that she heard screaming....
01:34, 05/01/2019

Milwaukee police looking for homicide suspect kill armed man MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police searching for a homicide suspect fatally shot an armed individual, but the man they sought remains at large. Police say officers dressed in plainclothes were surveill...
22:00, 05/07/2019

4 victims dead in homicide at Ohio apartment complex were related, police say Police said the three women and 1 man found at the West Chester Township apartment complex were related and lived in the apartment together.        ...
20:51, 04/29/2019

Baltimore shooting of infant and toddler leads to cash reward; city's weekend homicide tally hits 6 Baltimore authorities are offering a $15,000 reward after a 1-year-old infant and a 2-year-old toddler were injured when a street corner was sprayed with bullets....
22:34, 05/05/2019

Wisconsin firefighter who responded to medical emergency killed in shooting; 3 others injured APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin firefighter who responded to medical emergency killed in shooting; 3 others injured....
13:51, 05/16/2019

Medical Mystery: This Injured Woman Is Still Feeling Pain Despite Putting A Large Steak On Her Eye Ann Burbank is a kind, hard-working mother of three who is sadly going through a horrifying medical nightmare. This poor woman was recently hit in the eye with a baseball and is still feeling pain des...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Family: Woman shot by Texas cop was mentally ill The lawyer for the family of a woman who was fatally shot by a Houston-area police cop says the officer knew she suffered from mental illness. (May 16)        ...
04:51, 05/17/2019

1 year after Santa Fe shooting, Texas shuns tougher gun laws AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A year after a high school mass shooting near Houston that remains one of the deadliest in U.S. history, Texas lawmakers are on the brink of going home without passing any new gun...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Texas church targeted in mass shooting opens new sanctuary SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — A South Texas church begins a new chapter of worship on Sunday as it unveils a new sanctuary a year and half after a gunman opened fire and killed more than two dozen congr...
07:00, 05/19/2019

Texas officer fired after shooting black man in traffic stop ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas police officer has been fired after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide in the fatal shooting of a black man during a traffic stop last year. In a stateme...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Texas seeks more armed school personnel after mass shooting AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Nearly a year after a mass shooting at a Texas high school killed eight students and two substitute teachers, lawmakers in this gun-friendly state are close to passing new measure...
19:00, 05/07/2019

Texas House Oks school safety bill after mass shooting AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A bill that would “harden” Texas campuses with increased security and a boost in student mental health resources has cleared a key hurdle in the Legislature a year aft...
23:17, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Relative: Texas cop harassed woman many times HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the investigation of a police shooting of a Houston-area woman (all times local): 4:40 p.m. A woman says a police officer harassed her cousin more than 10 times at their H...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Texas woman learns mom’s fertility doctor is her biological dad A Texas woman’s quest to learn about her personal history exposed more than she bargained for when genetic tests revealed her mother’s fertility doctor is her biological dad. After learning 14 years a...
14:51, 05/04/2019

Texas officer kills woman after stun-gun struggle Residents of an apartment complex in the Houston area describe the moments that led to an officer fatally shooting a woman who police said had taken the officer's Taser. (May 14)   ...
14:51, 05/15/2019

Texas officer fired after fatally shooting black man during traffic stop ARLINGTON, Texas — A Texas police officer has been fired after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide in the fatal shooting of a black man during a traffic stop last year. In a statement Fr...
07:00, 05/18/2019

The Latest: Memorial held for Texas woman shot by officer The Latest on the Houston area woman who was shot and killed by a police officer (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Community leaders, elected officials and relatives of a Houston-area woman shot and killed...
22:17, 05/23/2019

Texas: woman shot dead by officer was not pregnant despite her claim Video shows an officer open fire on Pamela Turner, who can be heard yelling ‘I’m pregnant’, after she allegedly used his TaserPolice in Texas said on Tuesday a woman who was shot and killed by an offi...
22:51, 05/14/2019

Texas transgender woman seen in videotaped attack found dead A 23-year-old transgender woman seen on a widely circulated video being beaten in front of a crowd of people has been found dead in a Dallas shooting....
20:51, 05/20/2019

Texas police: Similarities among attacks of transgender women Dallas police are investigating whether there is a connection between the deaths of two transgender women and an assault on a third in the past seven months, authorities said....
14:17, 05/22/2019

Texas police arrest bartender who served man prior to attack PLANO, Texas (AP) — Authorities in suburban Dallas have arrested a bartender who served drinks to a man who later went to his estranged wife’s home and fatally shot her and seven others as they ...
16:51, 05/07/2019

Texas man charged with killing 12 women, police look at 750 other deaths for possible links A Texas man has been charged with killing 12 elderly women, and police are now reexamining hundreds of other deaths to see if he might be connected. A Dallas County grand jury Tuesday returned six cap...
19:17, 05/17/2019

‘I want justice’: a year on, family of Guatemalan woman shot dead in Texas wait for answers A 20-year-old woman from Guatemala was shot in the head by a border patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, just minutes after crossing the borderEvery Monday morning, after their two youngest daughters go ...
12:17, 05/22/2019

Fight over woman may have led to fatal shooting in the Bronx An argument, possibly over a woman, turned fatal for a man in the Bronx, cops said. Cory Mitchell, 32, was found lying on the ground behind a building on East 224th Street near Bronxwood Avenue in Wak...
23:34, 05/11/2019

Texas police investigating possible link between 2 killings, 1 assault of transgender women Dallas police are investing whether there is a connection between the deaths of two transgender women and an assault on a third in the city over the past seven months, authorities said....
12:34, 05/22/2019

Watch: Texas Police Try to Arrest an Innocent Black Man Because Apparently They All Look Alike When Clarence Evans refused to give his name and identification to officers who showed up at his house—even though they called him by another man’s name, showed him a picture of a different man and s...
03:34, 05/16/2019

Minnesota woman indicted in husband's fatal shooting A grand jury in Minnesota indicted a 57-year-old woman who authorities allege fatally shot her husband before fleeing to Florida and killing a woman there....
01:34, 05/24/2019

Former Texas police chief faces murder trial for deaths of upstate couple SODUS, N.Y. — A former Texas police chief faces trial for the shooting deaths of an upstate New York couple in their driveway last fall. A Wayne County jury is expected to hear opening statements Mond...
07:00, 05/20/2019

California synagogue mourns woman who 'took the bullet' in weekend shooting The woman who was killed in a deadly shooting at a Southern California synagogue will be buried on Monday after being hailed as a hero, as police continue to investigate the motive of the 19-year-old ...
21:00, 04/29/2019

Woman agrees to plead guilty in daughter’s shooting death GARY, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana woman has agreed to plead guilty to a reduced neglect charge stemming from her 2-year-old daughter’s shooting death. Twenty-two-year-old Dashana Fowler o...
03:17, 05/07/2019

Former Minnesota policeman convicted in fatal shooting of Australian woman A former Minneapolis policeman was found guilty on Tuesday of murder for fatally shooting Australian national Justine Ruszczyk Damond from his patrol car while responding to her 2015 report of a possi...
01:17, 05/01/2019

Police ID Thursday’s shooting victim TUCSON – Police are actively investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early Thursday morning in central Tucson. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan with Tucson Police Department, officers responded to a ...
16:51, 05/03/2019

Woman injured during accidental shooting at Memphis-UT Martin baseball game The baseball game between the University of Memphis and UT Martin was canceled after a woman was injured during an accidental shooting.        ...
07:51, 05/15/2019

Florida woman accused of threatening mass shooting at elementary school A Florida woman was charged Friday with threating to carry out a mass shooting at a school in an online post. Juliana Cote, 26, of Tampa, made the threat Thursday, the Hillsborough Sheriff’s Office sa...
05:17, 05/18/2019

The ACLU Is Taking on Border Patrol Over the Fatal Shooting of a Guatemalan Woman The ACLU of Texas has filed a $100 million claim for damages against the U.S. government over the fatal shooting of a Guatemalan woman by Border Patrol in 2018, according to BuzzFeed. The claim is a r...
03:34, 05/24/2019

'The Red Line' builds CBS drama around police shooting Give CBS credit for trying something a little different with "The Red Line," a miniseries in the mode of "American Crime" and "Shots Fired." Yet this tragic tale of a police shooting and its aftermath...
21:34, 04/28/2019

Van donation for family wounded in police shooting (KJRH/NBC News) An Oklahoma mother whose kids were hurt in a recent police shooting has received a minivan to help her with future doctors’ trips. Olivia Hill lost her pickup truck in the office...
13:51, 05/10/2019

Police Respond To Shooting At Home In Danville DANVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police in Danville say they responded to a shooting at a home on Cloverdale Drive Sunday morning. Responding officers got to the home around 9:58 a.m. where they located ...
19:34, 05/19/2019

Man jailed in Oklahoma after being hurt in police shooting A man who was arrested on a robbery warrant after police opened fire on the truck he was in, injuring three young children, has been released from a Texas hospital....
02:00, 04/29/2019

Abducted Texas girl, 8, found safe after church members reported suspect's vehicle, police say A desperate search for an 8-year-old girl in Texas who was snatched from her mother while walking came to an end early Sunday when authorities were able to locate the child thanks to two alert church ...
22:17, 05/19/2019

Florida: Police investigating shooting near Trump resort SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Police are investigating a shooting near one of President Donald Trump’s resorts in Florida that apparently involved a dispute outside a rental car facility. Media...
04:00, 05/13/2019

Police believe San Diego synagogue shooting suspect acted alone Police investigating Saturday's fatal shooting rampage at a San Diego-area synagogue said on Sunday they believe the gunman acted alone and was not part of any organized group....
02:00, 04/29/2019

100-plus rally in protest of fatal Oklahoma police shooting EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — More than 100 people marched in the rain to protest the fatal shooting of a naked, unarmed teenager by police in the Oklahoma City suburb of Edmond. The group marched about a half...
18:00, 05/04/2019

Minneapolis to Pay $20 Million to Family of Police Shooting Victim It’s one of the largest such settlements ever, shining additional light on what some advocates see as racial disparities in the case, in which the victim was white and the officer was black....
03:17, 05/04/2019

Okla. residents demand answers in police shooting Hugo, Oklahoma residents are demanding answers after police fired at a truck on Friday, wounding three children and a robbery suspect. Authorities say the children — ages 5, 4 and 1 — hav...
11:17, 04/30/2019

The Latest: Police shooting suspect appears in court AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the Sunday killing of an Alabama police officer (all times local): 2:23 p.m. A man charged with killing one Alabama police officer and wounding two others has made hi...
21:51, 05/21/2019

Police Investigating Shooting On North Side Of Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- A man is in serious condition in the hospital this morning after police say he was shot on the north side of Lexington late last night. The shooting happened on Alice Drive of...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Minneapolis to pay police shooting victim's family $20 million Minneapolis city officials on Friday announced a $20 million settlement with the family of an Australian woman who was fatally shot by a police officer in 2017, just days after the officer was convict...
05:51, 05/04/2019

Police: 2nd suspect arrested in downtown Detroit shooting DETROIT (AP) — A second suspect has been arrested in the non-fatal shooting of three men in Detroit’s popular Greektown entertainment district. Police Chief James Craig says the 26-year-old Farm...
01:00, 05/09/2019

Police: Shooting suspect lied about being a bail bondsman TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a man who shot and wounded another man outside a Topeka motel falsely claimed that he was a bail bondsman who was attempting to take a suspect into custody. Topeka ...
16:51, 05/07/2019

Police officer, firefighter injured in Wisconsin shooting APPLETON, Wis. (AP) — A police officer and a firefighter have been injured in a shooting in Appleton, Wisconsin, and several others have been taken to a hospital. Appleton police Officer Meghan Cash s...
06:34, 05/16/2019

Police Investigate Overnight Shooting On Owsley Avenue LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man is in the hospital and police are searching for suspects after a shooting in Lexington. It happened around 2:30 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of Owsley Avenue. Po...
12:17, 05/16/2019

Videos of fatal police shooting of 18-year-old are released HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut prosecutors have released videos showing the fatal shooting by police of an 18-year-old man that sparked protests. The police dashboard camera and local surveillance...
16:51, 05/03/2019

Dramatic video shows Minneapolis cop moments after 2017 fatal shooting of Australian woman Newly released footage from the night an unarmed woman was fatally shot outside her home shows the responsible Minneapolis police officer looking visibly distressed while another officer can be heard ...
15:00, 05/24/2019

Migrant woman's family sues Border Patrol for $100M over fatal shooting The family of Claudia Patricia Gómez González, a Guatemalan woman shot and killed by a U.S. border agent, is demanding $100 million in damages.        ...
02:51, 05/25/2019

Woman killed in California synagogue shooting after shielding rabbi from gunfire mourned by hundreds Hundreds of people joined Lori Kaye’s family and friends on Monday to mourn the hero worshipper who was killed Saturday when she shielded her California synagogue’s rabbi from a gunman’s bullets....
17:00, 04/30/2019

Arizona police officer in fatal shooting of teen resigns TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A Tempe police officer who fatally shot a teenage boy who was holding a replica gun and fleeing from a vehicle burglary has resigned from the department. Tempe police say Officer J...
01:51, 05/21/2019

Police seek armed Alabama man accused of shooting officers AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say shot and wounded three Auburn police officers. Local and state law enforcement are searching for 29-year-old Grady Wayne Wil...
12:51, 05/20/2019

Alabama police officer killed in shooting, wife charged GARDENDALE, Ala. (AP) — The wife of an Alabama police officer has been charged in his shooting death at an apartment complex in Gardendale. Gardendale police say the homicide happened Thursday at Wood...
23:17, 05/04/2019

Alabama police arrest suspect in shooting death of officer A man sought for the shooting death of an Auburn, Alabama, police officer and the wounding of two others was arrested without incident early on Monday after a brief manhunt that had the community on e...
02:34, 05/21/2019

Mississippi police shooting: suspect who shot officer dead on the run Biloxi police chief says he believes the man who killed officer Robert McKeithen outside the police station is still in the areaA man who shot dead an officer outside the police station in Biloxi, Mis...
18:51, 05/06/2019

Texas woman taken off life support against family's wishes – then a pro-life group stepped in A Texas woman was taken off life-support Monday, against her family's wishes, after the hospital invoked a law allowing them to deny further care. But a pro-life group stepped in....
21:51, 05/17/2019

Woman shot by police in Queens, cops say she had a knife Police shot and injured a woman who was armed with a knife in Queens Friday night, law enforcement sources said. The shooting happened just after 10 p.m. near 212th Street and Jamaica Avenue in Queens...
06:34, 05/25/2019

The Latest: Police say woman killed by officer not pregnant BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a woman shot and killed by a Texas police officer (all times local): 2 p.m. Police say a woman who was shot and killed by a Texas officer was not pregnant. Pamela T...
22:34, 05/14/2019

Serial swindler arrested after stealing $80,000 from woman he just met, police say John Martin HillGwinnett County Police via NBC News An alleged serial swindler is accused of conning a Georgia woman out of more than $80,000 after meeting her on a dating site and becoming engaged in...
21:51, 05/22/2019

Woman’s body pulled from East River: police The body of a woman — possibly in her thirties — was found floating in the East River on Sunday night, according to cops. Police pulled the unidentified female from the waters near Fulton ...
10:34, 05/20/2019

Argument over dog poop in yard leads to shooting, two seriously injured: Kentucky police Glenn Gholar Jr. was arrested Friday after he reportedly shot a woman in the face and a man multiple times during an argument over "fecal matter."        ...
17:00, 04/29/2019

Suspect found guilty in police officer’s 2010 shooting death CHICAGO (AP) — A man who bragged about killing an off-duty Chicago police officer during an armed robbery has been found guilty of first-degree murder. Antwon Carter, flanked by sheriff’s deputi...
04:51, 05/24/2019

Suspect caught in fatal shooting of Mississippi officer at police station A Biloxi police officer on his way home spotted a man resembling the suspect in the death of Biloxi Police Officer Robert McKeithen.        ...
18:51, 05/07/2019

Wisconsin firefighter killed in Wednesday shooting; police officer, 2 others also shot The firefighter was shot, along with three other people including a police officer, while at the scene of a medical emergency in Appleton.        ...
16:00, 05/16/2019

After woman's death, migrants pelt German police with stones German police say it took them several hours to recover the body of a woman from an asylum center in the Bavarian city of Regensburg because angry residents there pelted officers with stones and other...
19:34, 05/11/2019

Man used motorized scooter as a weapon in killing of California woman, police say Rosa Elena Hernandez, 63, of Long Beach was identified as the woman killed in the attack, police said. Police haven't given an indication of a motive.        ...
18:00, 05/14/2019

$20m compensation paid to family of woman shot dead by police The US city of Minneapolis will pay $20m (£15m) compensation to the family of an unarmed woman who was shot and killed by a police officer outside her home....
04:00, 05/04/2019

California man kills woman, self, day after she filed restraining order against him: police A California woman was fatally shot Saturday morning by her daughter’s father – less than a day after filing a restraining order against him – before the man turned the gun on himself, police said....
08:34, 05/06/2019

Man thought raping woman in police station would be ‘adventurous’: cops FAIRBANKS, Alaska — A man was arrested after a surveillance camera showed him raping a woman inside an Alaska police station, authorities said. An emergency dispatcher alerted officers after security ...
08:51, 05/16/2019

Police: Pregnant woman slain; baby cut from womb still alive A body found behind a home on Chicago's Southwest Side has been identified by the Cook County medical examiner's office Wednesday as that of a 19-year-old pregnant woman who disappeared last month....
14:51, 05/16/2019

Police: Woman Admits To Stealing School Bus After Fight With Husband WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Henry County woman is in jail after she allegedly admitted to stealing a Whitley County school bus over the weekend, according to her arrest report. It is unclea...
01:34, 05/15/2019

74-year-old woman kidnapped, raped in San Francisco home: police A 74-year-old woman was kidnapped in San Francisco street earlier this month, held captive for five hours, and raped repeatedly before being left semi-conscious on a sidewalk, police said. ...
14:34, 05/23/2019

Woman sought by police after child found abandoned in Phoenix PHOENIX (KPNX) – Police Monday are still looking for a woman seen on security camera footage with a child Saturday morning who was found abandoned later that day. On Monday, Phoenix PD released...
21:51, 05/21/2019

Georgia police officer fired for shocking, punching woman ATLANTA (AP) — An Atlanta police officer has been fired for using a stun gun on a woman and punching her in the face in front of her traumatized 4-year-old daughter. Atlanta police say they found Sgt....
13:17, 05/22/2019

New Orleans Police: Woman accused of killing Danish tourist NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 36-year-old woman is accused of the killing of a Danish tourist in New Orleans. Police said Thursday that Brandy Myles is facing a second-degree murder charge in the death of 44-y...
23:17, 05/23/2019

Police seek suspects in shooting death of 14-year-old Illinois football star Illinois State police continued to look for suspects Monday as they asked the public for help in the weekend shooting death of a promising 14-year-old middle school athlete who had already received co...
18:17, 05/06/2019

Woman Yelled "I'm Pregnant" Seconds Before Police Officer Shot Her Dead An 11-year officer with the Baytown, Texas, Police Department shot and killed a 44-year-old woman Monday night in the parking lot of the apartment complex where she lived, authorities said - an......
04:34, 05/15/2019

Dallas transgender woman who was assaulted on video found dead: police A transgender woman whose brutal beating in Dallas was recorded on video last month was found fatally shot and lying face down in the road on Saturday, authorities said....
09:51, 05/20/2019

Las Vegas police charge woman with murder after allegedly shoving elderly man off bus Police in Las Vegas have released security video they say shows a woman shoving a 74-year-old man off a public bus after witnesses say he asked her to be nice to other passengers....
01:34, 05/16/2019

Arizona woman escapes ‘sex dungeon,’ forced to sleep in a cage, police say An Arizona man was arrested last week on suspicion of kidnapping and aggravated assault after a woman escaped from a “sex dungeon,” according to court documents revealed Wednesday. ...
14:00, 05/17/2019

Unarmed Black Woman Yells ‘I’m Pregnant!’ Before Being Shot, Killed by Police A police officer in Baytown, Texas, fatally shot and killed a black woman while attempting to arrest her at her apartment complex on Monday night....
16:00, 05/14/2019

Family of woman fatally shot by Minneapolis police officer receives $20M The settlement is believed to be the largest stemming from police violence in the state of Minnesota, and roughly four to five times as large as any settlement paid out in recent years....
03:51, 05/04/2019

Fifth Accused In Woman's Alleged Gang-Rape In Alwar Arrested: Police The prime accused in the Alwar gang-rape case was arrested from Uttar Pradesh's Mathura today, taking the number of those arrested to five. Prime accused Hansraj was arrested from Mathura today......
16:34, 05/09/2019

Police probe slaying of Virginia woman found dead in home RICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia woman has been found dead in a bathtub at her Richmond home, and police are now investigating her death as a homicide. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports a bloody knife was...
11:51, 05/14/2019

UNCC shooting victim Riley Howell 'saved lives' by tackling gunman, police say A gunman killed two people when he opened fire on Tuesday at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. One of those he allegedly murdered has been described by police as a "hero" because of what ...
00:34, 05/02/2019

Video shows deadly Connecticut police shooting after officer yells 'show me your hands' A set of videos released Friday shows the moment a Connecticut police officer opens fire at an 18-year-old who drove at him after an attempted traffic stop and chase last month that sparked protests b...
18:34, 05/05/2019

Alabama police officer killed, two wounded in shooting; suspect Grady Wilkes in custody The Alabama man accused of fatally shooting one police officer and wounding two others near Auburn University was arrested Monday.        ...
18:17, 05/20/2019

1 dead, 8 injured in shooting at alcohol-fueled high school graduation party, police say Alabama authorities say a high school graduation party fueled by alcohol spiraled out of control early Saturday, leaving one person dead.        ...
01:00, 05/19/2019

Alabama police officer killed, two wounded in shooting; manhunt for Grady Wilkes underway A manhunt was underway Monday in Alabama for a man accused of shooting three police officers in the college town of Auburn.        ...
14:34, 05/20/2019

Delaware man accused of raping woman after posing as ride-share driver, police say Roberto Rodriguez, 41, of Newark.has been arrested in the rape of a 21-year-old woman by knifepoint near University of Delaware.        ...
15:17, 05/06/2019

Police: Officer driving home hits, kills woman lying in road JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer driving home after work ran over and killed a woman who was lying on a Florida expressway. The Florida Times-Union reports that a Jacksonvill...
03:17, 05/07/2019

Woman reports being drugged during YouTube star Jake Paul’s party, police say YouTube star Jake Paul threw a massive rager at his Los Angeles mansion — and authorities are now investigating reports that partygoers had their drinks spiked....
22:51, 05/06/2019

Detroit police deny 'serial killer' rumors sparked by woman's murder Detroit police on Friday assured residents of the Motor City that despite rumors on social media they were not aware of a serial killer roaming the downtown streets that they had kept secret from the ...
03:00, 05/18/2019

Delaware accused of raping woman after posing as ride-share driver, police say Roberto Rodriguez, 41, of Newark.has been arrested in the rape of a 21-year-old woman by knifepoint near University of Delaware.        ...
06:00, 05/06/2019

Missing girl Salem Sabatka found safe after 'heroes' lead Texas police to her kidnapper Salem Sabatka, 8, was found safe and the 51-year-old man accused of abducting her was taken into custody, according to Texas police.        ...
00:00, 05/20/2019

Alabama woman arrested after reporting fake burglary on husband she suspected was cheating: police An Alabama woman reported a burglary to get back at her husband who she suspected of cheating, but the ruse backfired after she was arrested for making a false police report, police said....
12:17, 04/29/2019

Woman survived Appalachian Trail stabbing by playing dead and hiking to safety, police say James Jordan, 30, of West Yarmouth, Massachusetts, faces murder and assault charges in connection with the attack late Friday and early Saturday.        ...
01:17, 05/15/2019

Police officer who shot dead Aussie woman after sex assault report GUILTY of murder A POLICE officer has been found guilty of murder for shooting dead an Australian woman while responding to her report of a sex assault near her home....
14:17, 05/01/2019

California man discovered lying in street 'covered in blood' is suspect in killing of woman, police say A grisly discovery in Northern California on Sunday led authorities to the suspected killer of an elderly woman when a man was found covered in blooding lying in the middle of a street, according to o...
22:17, 05/13/2019

Former Minneapolis police officer found guilty in 2017 death of unarmed woman shot after calling 911 Former Minneapolis Police Officer Mohamed Noor was found guilty by a jury on Tuesday in the 2017 death of Justine Damond, an unarmed woman who was fatally shot shortly after she called 911 to report a...
01:51, 05/01/2019

Fake ride-share driver arrested in rape of woman near University of Delaware campus, police say A man who claimed to be a ride-share driver was arrested Saturday after he raped a woman at knifepoint near the campus of the University of Delaware, according to police....
22:34, 05/05/2019

A 25-year-old woman was shot and killed as she was driving home from work, and now police are looking into whether a person hunting illegally in the area is to blame Facebook Micalla Rettinger, 25, was driving home from the bar where she works in Iowa early Sunday morning when she was shot and killed. Authorities say there's nothing to suggest Rettinger was targe...
04:17, 05/02/2019

BREAKING: School shooting Denver – ‘At least seven hurt’ at US high school police say A SCHOOL shooting in Denver has injured at least seven people, with police still actively trying to hunt down a possible third gunman, US media reported....
00:17, 05/08/2019

An 'AR-type assault weapon' was used in Poway synagogue shooting, police say. Was it legal in California? The weapon used in Saturday's fatal shooting at a California synagogue may have been legal — depending on its configuration and registration.        ...
03:34, 04/29/2019

Tucson Police investigating shooting at Circle near Grant and Tucson TUCSON — Tucson police continue to investigate a shooting that happened Friday night, near Grant and Tucson. Police say officers responded to a call of a shooting at the Circle K near the inters...
03:51, 05/12/2019

'Unspeakable act of violence': Pregnant woman strangled, baby cut from womb, police say Marlen Ochoa-Uriostegui, 19, had gone to a Chicago home in response to a Facebook offer of free baby clothes.        ...
17:51, 05/16/2019

Rio Vista Police Release Body Cam Footage Showing Officer Body Slamming Woman During a Traffic Stop Police in Rio Vista, Calif., released body cam footage Tuesday of a traffic stop that ended with an officer body slamming a woman who wanted to know what was happening with family members detained dur...
18:00, 05/09/2019

TPD investigating homicide in Central Tucson TUCSON -The Tucson Police Department is investigating a homicide near the 2600 block of North Palo Verde Avenue. According to officials, the suspect is in custody. Details are limited at this time, st...
11:00, 05/16/2019

Two people arrested in connection to south side homicide TUCSON – On May 1, The Pima County Sheriff’s Department arrested 41-year-old Shane Martin and 29-year-old Marietta Hope Keeter for First Degree Murder. Martin and Keeter were main suspects...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Pilot arrested right before takeoff for 2015 triple-homicide An American Airlines pilot was dragged from a plane in Kentucky and arrested this weekend for the 2015 triple-homicide of three of his former neighbors, authorities said. Former Army Ranger Major Chri...
06:51, 05/13/2019

Alabama man executed for brutal 1997 quadruple homicide ATMORE, Ala. (AP) -- A man condemned to die for his role in a quadruple killing that followed a dispute over a pickup truck was put to death Thursday evening in Alabama, after declining to make any la...
03:51, 05/17/2019

Homicide being investigated in suspicious east side fire TUCSON – The mysterious fire that occurred at an east side home mid-April was ruled as arson Tuesday, according to Tucson Police Department. Tucson Fire Department responded to a house fire in t...
01:00, 05/15/2019

Death of toddler locked inside burning car ruled a homicide The tragic death of a 3-year-old girl who was locked inside a burning car in Queens has been ruled a homicide, police said Monday. Little Zoey Pereira was inside the 2008 Audi sedan — which was chaine...
01:51, 05/07/2019

Pilot arrested at Kentucky airport in 2015 triple homicide A pilot for a subsidiary of American Airlines was arrested Saturday at Louisville International Airport after he was charged with the 2015 murders of a Kentucky couple and their neighbor, authorities ...
10:34, 05/12/2019

Death of baby found in East River ruled a homicide The death of a 7-month-old boy whose body was found floating in the East River has been ruled a homicide, police said Friday. Mason Saldana, clad in only a diaper, was spotted bobbing in the waters of...
17:51, 05/10/2019

After a quadruple homicide, an Ohio faith leader was left to explain what happened On Sunday, the two men drank tea together. On Monday, Jasminder Singh was explaining a quadruple homicide — and the death of his friend.        ...
19:51, 04/30/2019

Burned cabin and a headless body: Tennessee suspect charged with eighth homicide Cummins has been charged in the death of James Fox Dunn Jr., who was found headless near a burned cabin on April 17.        ...
21:17, 05/11/2019

Airline pilot arrested at Louisville airport in connection to 2015 triple homicide, officials say A pilot for an American Airlines subsidiary was arrested Saturday at the Louisville airport in connection to the 2015 killings of three people, Kentucky's attorney general said....
17:34, 05/12/2019

Chicago woman charged with murder after pregnant woman strangled and baby stolen A Chicago woman has been charged with murder after she allegedly strangled an expectant mother with a cord and cut the infant from her womb, police have said....
05:34, 05/17/2019

Woman charged with conspiring to gang-rape kidnapped woman A female kidnapper abducted a woman at gunpoint in a terrifying plot to gang-rape her, a report said. Alexandria Lauren Hancock, 28, of Montgomery, was arrested Friday in connection to grand jury warr...
20:17, 05/02/2019

Eminem and Logic blast their rap peers on new collab 'Homicide' The third single released from Logic’s album "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind," "Homicide" is the first time the two rappers have collaborated.        ...
17:34, 05/03/2019

A truck driver is charged with 4 counts of vehicular homicide and 36 other counts in a fatal pileup near Denver A trucker has been charged with 40 counts, including vehicular homicide and first-degree assault, in the deadly and massive traffic pileup outside Denver last week, the Jefferson County district attor...
01:34, 05/04/2019

Maine to end non-medical exemptions for vaccinations AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Gov. Janet Mills has signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for required vaccinations in Maine. With the Democrat’s signature Friday,...
21:51, 05/24/2019

Ric Flair hospitalized after ‘very serious’ medical event Wrestling legend Ric Flair was hospitalized Thursday after having a “very serious” medical emergency, according to a report. TMZ Sports reports that the 70-year-old wrestling icon was in Atlanta when ...
01:34, 05/17/2019

Inmate Dies After Medical Emergency FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – An inmate in the Franklin County jail has died following a medical emergency. According to officials, an inmate at the jail had been found in medical distress by jail s...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Medical tourism: Are the savings worth the risks? You don't want to cut corners on some medical procedures. Here are some tips on figuring out when to go and when to stay closer to home.        ...
19:34, 04/28/2019

The Latest: Murphy says he’s open to medical pot expansion TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on New Jersey’s plans to ask voters to decide next year on whether recreational marijuana should be legalized (all times local): 4:45 p.m. New Jersey Gov. Phil Mu...
23:34, 05/15/2019

4 Your Health: Most Americans struggling with medical costs Most Americans struggle to pay their medical bills. Over half of Americans face financial hardship because of medical costs. A new study from the American cancer society found 137 million adults had p...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Israel's Zebra Medical gets FDA ok for AI chest X-ray product Israel's Zebra Medical Vision said on Monday it received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its artificial intelligence-based chest X-ray triage product....
12:34, 05/13/2019

Fires break out at Montefiore Medical Center Two separate fires broke out at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx Friday night, authorities said. Firefighters were first called to the Norwood hospital at about 7 p.m. for a blaze in the mainten...
06:34, 05/25/2019

Maine to Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions for Vaccinations (AUGUSTA, Maine) — Democratic Gov. Janet Mills on Friday signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for vaccinations in Maine. Maine has one of the highest rat...
04:51, 05/25/2019

Ford plans to take medical transport venture nationwide Ford Motor Co plans to expand its GoRide medical transportation service to 40 cities nationwide over the next four years, moving into Ohio and Florida this year and other large states by 2020, the com...
22:51, 05/07/2019

The prison where women say guards and medical staff preyed on them Former inmates at a California prison allege a range of sexual abuses by employees – from overt assault to subtle misconduct – made easy by the toxic power dynamicsIn 2011, Michele Infante was incarce...
09:51, 05/02/2019

How medical bills are crushing America’s middle class Americans are losing the battle against oppressive medical bills. A new report from American Cancer Society researchers reveals that more than half of all Americans struggle with healthcare costs, oft...
23:34, 05/02/2019

USAG cuts ties with brand-new medical director USA Gymnastics has reversed course once again, severing ties with Edward Nyman just one day after naming him director of sports medicine and science. The governing body cited a "conflict of interest" ...
02:34, 05/01/2019

Dying US solider fighting for the right to sue military over medical malpractice Sgt. 1st Class Richard Stayskal survived three combat deployments to Iraq and even an enemy bullet through the chest. But now the Purple Heart recipient is facing the toughest battle of his life: the ...
21:17, 05/06/2019

Marijuana for depression and insomnia? Ohio could become the first state to allow medical use Ohio could make another 3 million residents eligible for medical marijuana cards if the state OKs five more conditions, including depression.        ...
00:34, 05/07/2019

U.S. doctors use medical records to fight measles outbreak U.S. doctors are tapping into their electronic medical records to identify unvaccinated patients and potentially infected individuals to help contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 25 years....
16:34, 05/05/2019

Police arrest Johns Hopkins’ protesters of private police BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police have arrested protesters at Johns Hopkins University where students have been staging a sit-in for more than a month to stop the university’s plans to create a ...
13:00, 05/08/2019

VIDEO: Police release footage of elderly man being shoved off city bus; passenger now facing murder charge, police say Video showing a woman violently pushing a 74-year-old man out the door of a stopped bus in downtown Las Vegas on March 21 was released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Tuesday. ...
06:17, 05/15/2019

Sticker shock: Trump taking aim at ‘surprise medical bills’ WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump wants to limit “surprise medical bills,” the unexpected charges faced by insured patients when a member of a health care team that treated them is ...
16:17, 05/09/2019

A Boat Crushed His Face. Then Plastic Surgeons Hit Him With $167,000 in Medical Costs Bob Ensor didn’t see the boom swinging violently toward him as he cleaned a sailboat in dry dock on a spring day two years ago. But he heard the crack as it hit him in the face. He was transport...
17:34, 05/06/2019

Bucs medical staff evaluating Pierre-Paul after car crash TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The status of Tampa Bay’s Jason Pierre-Paul for the upcoming season is uncertain following a single-car accident last week near his home in South Florida. The Tampa Bay Buccan...
00:34, 05/08/2019

Acting medical system chief pledges changes to senior staff BALTIMORE (AP) — The acting chief executive of the University of Maryland Medical System is pledging “significant changes” to senior staff after a scandal involving financial arrangements....
04:51, 05/24/2019

3 more Maryland medical board members resign amid scandal ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Three members of the University of Maryland Medical System’s board have resigned in the continuing aftermath of a scandal involving financial arrangements that recently led...
00:34, 05/08/2019

Maharashtra Medical Panel Wants "Virginity Test" From MBBS Course Removed An expert panel of the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) has unanimously proposed to remove the contents of "virginity test" from the curriculum of forensic medicine of MBBS course....
01:51, 05/09/2019

Marines participate in medical readiness training in Puerto Rico Marine, Navy and other members of the U.S. military, including physicians, dentists and optometrists, are participating in Innovative Readiness Training in Puerto Rico....
21:17, 04/29/2019

Mauricio Pochettino defends medical staff after Jan Vertonghen injury • Vertonghen briefly returned to pitch after clash of heads• Pochettino: ‘The medical staff are the bosses’Mauricio Pochettino defended his medical staff at Tottenham after the club’s 1-0 Champions Le...
14:34, 05/01/2019

Medical board: Info on doctor investigation must stay secret The State Medical Board says a judge shouldn't let Ohio State University publicly share information from an old board investigation involving a team doctor accused of decades-old sexual misconduct....
18:00, 05/08/2019

Trump asks Congress to end shock of surprise medical bills President Trump on Thursday called for a bipartisan congressional effort to pass legislation that would protect Americans from getting surprise medical bills that leave patients suffering from sticker...
23:17, 05/09/2019

UA College of Medicine relaunches Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway program TUCSON – The University of Arizona College of Medicine is relaunching its Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program, which was initially introduced in 2014. Students that complete the program wil...
21:51, 05/21/2019

Trump outlines plans to stop surprise medical billing President Trump announced Thursday his administration is working with Congress on a comprehensive legislative package to outlaw crippling surprise medical bills....
20:51, 05/09/2019

Arizona court rules no medical pot immunity in parked cars PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona’s medical marijuana law doesn’t allow smoking the drug in public places and a court ruling says people with state-issued cards entitling them to use cannabis d...
02:34, 05/11/2019

Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes, teammates visit police academy as part of National Police Week Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes, and two other quarterbacks, spent time at the Kansas City Regional Police Academy as part of National Police Week on Tuesday....
00:34, 05/16/2019

Disabled man rebukes Southwest Airlines for failing to accommodate his medical device A severely disabled man said that U.S. airlines do not provide appropriate lifts, so he brings his own, but Southwest still wouldn't let him fly.        ...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Opinion: Don't hold your breath for quick NFL action to allow medical marijuana Don’t hold your breath if you’re thinking the NFL is on the brink of giving players to green light to smoke their pain away with marijuana.        ...
04:17, 05/23/2019

Doctor, medical funder charged in New York in transvaginal mesh fraud A doctor and a surgical funding consultant were arrested on Friday on charges that they defrauded women into having unnecessary surgeries to remove transvaginal mesh implants in order to profit from s...
23:51, 05/24/2019

Trump calls on Congress to protect patients from surprise medical bills U.S. President Donald Trump called on Congress on Thursday to pass legislation to protect patients from surprise medical bills from out-of-network doctors that can unnecessarily cost patients tens of ...
19:17, 05/09/2019

Public inquiries can better serve the victims of medical negligence | Observer letters It is possible to provide both compassion and justiceAs someone closely involved in parliamentary campaigning to secure the infected blood inquiry for the Labour MP Diana Johnson, I read Kieran Walshe...
09:51, 05/12/2019

After Trump's blessing, House rolls out plan to end surprise medical bills Bipartisan legislation unveiled Tuesday would limit hospitals and doctors would limit health insurers to charging local market prices for care that is outside a patient's network, a measure intended t...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Wisconsin firefighter dies after being shot responding to medical call, officials say A Wisconsin firefighter is dead after being shot while responding to an unrelated medical call, in which a police officer was also shot, officials said....
16:51, 05/16/2019

Israel regulator warns of medical cannabis bubble, eyes Australia pact Medical cannabis could become an investment bubble in Israel, the country's market regulator warned, as cash floods into a rapidly-expanding industry where few companies yet make money....
16:17, 05/14/2019

Lawmakers rush to introduce bipartisan measures to combat surprise medical bills Less than a week after President Donald Trump called on Congress to address surprise medical bills, lawmakers in both the House and Senate unveiled bipartisan measures to protect Americans from this c...
02:00, 05/17/2019

Medical miracles: Child burn victims in Syria brought to US for last shot at life One moment, then 15-year-old Hamama was playing in the mountains with her farm animals in her poor family’s remote property in the Homs countryside. In the next moment all of her family, much of her m...
16:17, 05/06/2019

Head of Virginia governor's medical school knew about racist photo but kept quiet A probe into Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook -- which featured a racist photo of a man in blackface standing next to someone in Ku Klux Klan garb -- revealed tha...
13:34, 05/23/2019

Trump 'conscience' rule for medical providers facing legal challenge in California Critics are assailing the Trump administration's so-called "conscience" rule that allows health-care providers to refuse medical treatment to people, even in emergencies....
07:34, 05/08/2019

President Donald Trump asks Congress to end 'unexpected,' 'unjustified' medical bills President Donald Trump called on Congress Thursday to pass legislation to increase transparency on medical billing and end the practice of what he called expensive "surprise" medical bills....
21:00, 05/09/2019

Senate legislation to end surprise medical bills includes provision opposed by White House Newly released Senate legislation to curb surprise medical bills would allow third parties to settle billing disputes, a provision that could complicate passage because it is opposed by the White Hous...
14:00, 05/16/2019

Former Trump FDA chief Scott Gottlieb warns 'Medicare for All' would hold back medical progress President Trump's former Food and Drug Administration chief waded into the "Medicare for All" debate on Friday, warning that access to life-saving treatments could suffer if the government were to bec...
21:51, 05/10/2019

Virginia Gov. Northam’s medical school to announce findings Wednesday on divisive yearbook photo The much-anticipated findings of a probe into how a racist photo made its way on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s yearbook page 35 years ago is expected to be released Wednesday, school officials said....
23:17, 05/21/2019

Hospitals now required to reveal secret prices lists online for every medical procedure, service Hospitals across the country rang in the New Year with a federal mandate to reveal their once-secret master price lists.        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Zipline drones take flight in Ghana, making it world's largest autonomous medical-delivery network On Wednesday, Zipline International — the autonomous medical-delivery service that launched in Rwanda just three years ago — announced it has officially expanded its operations to Ghana. Its reach wil...
21:17, 04/28/2019

White House takes on surprise medical bills in continued push to lower US health-care costs President Donald Trump announced a new push Thursday for legislation designed to end surprise medical bills that leave Americans saddled with costs for care that they thought were covered by their ins...
19:17, 05/09/2019

Clarence Thomas rebukes Supreme Court refusal to hear case on military medical malpractice lawsuits Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas rebuked his fellow justices for declining to hear a case challenging a rule that blocks service members from suing the government for medical malpractice, known a...
02:34, 05/21/2019

John Oliver and Tracy Morgan Make a Plea About Glenn Close’s Spleen and Medical Examiners on Last Week Tonight “In an ideal world, no one would ever die,” said John Oliver on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight. “I’m certainly never going to, and, at the risk of sounding too prescriptive, ...
15:51, 05/20/2019

Vice story on 'white, male, slim, and young' body bias in medical textbooks mocked: 'Dumbest woke criticism I have ever seen' Liberal media outlet Vice was mocked on Thursday over a story explaining how medical textbooks feature too many bodies that are "white, male, slim, and young." ...
13:34, 05/10/2019

Londoner who slept on dining room floor while studying for his dream medical career is awarded lab placement at King's College London A young Londoner who slept on his dining room floor while studying for his dream career has been awarded a rare lab placement at King's College London....
20:00, 05/18/2019

Spice Girl Mel B details medical emergency: 'I went blind in my right eye' Mel B, the Spice Girls, star explained: "I had an awful experience last week when I went blind in my right eye and my left eye went blurry."        ...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Parents could face neglect charges after seeking 'alternative medical care' for toddler Joshua "Noah" McAdams was found April 29 in Georgetown, Kentucky, along with his parents, who could face child neglect charges in Florida.        ...
18:51, 05/07/2019

USA Gymnastics' new medical chief is out after one day and federation won't say why Medical chief removed from position a day after being appointed to develop sports science program for all of USA Gymnastics.        ...
03:00, 05/01/2019

Mauricio Pochettino hails Tottenham's 'excellent' medical staff after treatment of Jan Vertonghen's head injury Tottenham Mauricio Pochettino says his medical staff were 'excellent' in dealing with Jan Vertonghen's head injury against Ajax and that he is open to changes to football's concussion protocols....
17:00, 05/02/2019

Here's Why There's a Whole Private Air Force in Texas If you had to guess which state contains a private air force, you would guess Texas. You just would. Airborne Tactical Advantage, located near Fort Worth, Texas, has an inventory of more than 90 fight...
07:34, 05/04/2019

Rob Lowe to star in Texas spin-off of Fox's 9-1-1 A little more than a month after renewing Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Tim Minear’s 9-1-1, Fox has taken a big step in transforming it into a franchise to compete with Law & Order or the Chicago...
08:17, 05/13/2019

Heavy rain swamps Texas Storms are soaking parts of Texas that have been repeatedly hit by flooding recently, including devastating floods from Hurricane Harvey in 2017.        ...
02:51, 05/09/2019

Texas is poised to ban red light cameras Texas is set to become the 11th state in the country to ban the use of red light cameras. The Dallas News reported the state Senate passed a bill that would outlaw the devices designed to catch driver...
02:17, 05/21/2019

Texas barge collision: no air quality concerns Officials monitor health concerns while cleanup continues following a collision at a busy commercial waterway near Houston involving four vessels.        ...
23:00, 05/13/2019

Texas church opens new sanctuary after massacre SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — A South Texas church where a gunman in 2017 opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants will unveil a new sanctuary and memorial room honoring the victims. ...
06:17, 05/19/2019

Charges filed against Texas plant for its 4-day fire The District Attorney's Office in suburban Houston filed five environmental criminal charges Monday against a petrochemical plant, where a fire burned for four days in March....
01:51, 04/30/2019

Man charged in abduction of 8-year-old Texas girl FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A man has been charged in the abduction of an 8-year-old girl who was snatched from a street in Fort Worth, Texas, as she walked with her mother. Fort Worth police say the gir...
19:00, 05/19/2019

Texas man gets life sentence for abduction of 2 sisters AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A man accused of fatally beating a Central Texas woman and kidnapping her daughters has been sentenced to life in federal prison. Forty-five-year-old Terry Allen Miles was convict...
21:51, 05/21/2019

Texas man gets prison for smuggling immigrants in furniture A Houston-area man has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison for trying to smuggle immigrants in furniture after three people were found in a plastic-wrapped dresser that was nailed shut....
17:34, 05/21/2019

Massive funnel cloud in Texas panhandle Tornadoes strafed the middle of the country Thursday, this time concentrated in sparsely populated panhandles of Oklahoma and Texas. One particulary large funnel cloud was spotted in Lipscomb County, ...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Bond set for man charged with abducting Texas girl FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Bond has been set at $100,000 for a Texas man accused of abducting an 8-year-old girl as she walked with her mother in Fort Worth over the weekend. Michael Webb was being held...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Texas Set to Become 11th State to Ban Red Light Cameras Texas is poised to ban red light cameras after the state Senate approved House Bill 1631 by a 23 to 8 vote on Friday, the Dallas News reported. Republican Governor Greg Abbott just needs to sign the b...
20:00, 05/20/2019

Failed escape from Texas jail led to sprinklers set off Investigators in San Antonio say a man originally arrested on a trespassing count tried to escape through the ceiling of his cell but was caught after setting off some sprinklers....
18:00, 05/08/2019

Texas, don't even think about importing California's rail disaster Last week, the Trump administration fulfilled yet another promise when it canceled nearly $1 billion in taxpayer funding for California’s high-speed rail project between Los Angeles and San Francisco....
06:51, 05/22/2019

Bjork hired as Texas A&M athletic director COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Ross Bjork has been hired as Texas A&M’s athletic director. Bjork, who is the athletic director at Mississippi, will take over for Scott Woodward, who left for the ...
09:17, 05/24/2019

Shepherd’s homer gives Georgia 2-0 victory over Texas A&M HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Cam Shepherd belted a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give No. 3 seed Georgia a 2-0 victory over No. 6 seed Texas A&M in the Southeastern Conferenc...
23:17, 05/22/2019

Texas students F-bombed during standardized test Some Texas fifth-graders got an eyeful while taking a standardized test – when an F-bomb popped up in an image, according to a report. While taking the test on April 10, a student in the Lumberton sch...
00:17, 05/04/2019

2 Texas men died trying to jump car over open drawbridge LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Two Texas men are dead after trying to jump a compact car across the gap on a raised drawbridge. Louisiana State Police say it happened shortly after 2 a.m. Friday at the Blac...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Man who reported 4-year-old Texas girl missing is arrested HOUSTON (AP) — The man who reported a 4-year-old Texas girl had been abducted from him last weekend has been arrested near Houston. U.S. Marshals’ southern district spokesman Alfredo Perez says ...
02:51, 05/12/2019

2nd suspect charged in death of Texas sheriff’s deputy EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Authorities say the girlfriend of a man charged in the fatal shooting of a Texas sheriff’s deputy during a traffic stop has also been charged in the officer’s death. ...
21:34, 05/13/2019

Former first lady Laura Bush’s mother dies in Texas at 99 MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — Jenna Welch, the mother of former first lady Laura Bush, has died in Texas. She was 99. Granddaughter and namesake Jenna Bush Hager said Monday on NBC’s “Today”...
21:34, 05/13/2019

Texas lawmakers want answers over new Sandra Bland video AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities are expected to face sharp questioning over why cellphone video Sandra Bland took during her confrontational 2015 traffic stop never publicly surfaced until now....
09:17, 05/24/2019

Texas boy dies after being impaled on swimming pool’s fence FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Police in Fort Worth say no criminal charges will be filed in the death of an 11-year-old boy who was impaled as he climbed over an iron fence surrounding an apartment complex...
16:17, 05/09/2019

Tanker collision leads to gas spill in Texas channel Multiple vessels collided in the Houston Ship Channel Friday afternoon, spilling an unknown volume of a toxic gasoline.        ...
01:17, 05/12/2019

Teenage Guatemalan migrant dies in Texas while in U.S. custody A 16-year-old Guatemalan migrant died in a Texas hospital while in the custody of the U.S. government on Wednesday after his health steadily declined due to a severe brain infection, according to offi...
03:17, 05/02/2019

Texas border agents say 5,500 migrants a day are illegally entering US Apprehensions have since soared 582 percent to levels not seen in almost two decades – and almost double what President Obama in 2014 called a “crisis.”...
22:17, 05/13/2019

Ex-Texas A&M football player found guilty of murder A jury has convicted a former Texas A&M football player of murder in the killing of a Dallas jogger who was hacked to death with a machete in 2015.        ...
21:00, 04/30/2019

Man gets life for killing West Texas college student LOCKHART, Texas (AP) — A Texas jury has sentenced a 28-year-old man to life imprisonment for the murder of a college student. The jury in Caldwell County in Central Texas sentenced Robert Fabian on We...
05:51, 05/09/2019

Ex-Texas A&M football player gets life in prison for murder A former Texas A&M football player has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a Dallas jogger who was hacked to death with a machete in 2015        ...
01:00, 05/02/2019

No air quality concerns detected after Texas barge collision BAYPORT, Texas (AP) — Officials say air monitoring hasn’t raised health concerns as cleanup efforts continue following a collision at a busy commercial waterway near Houston involving four vesse...
22:17, 05/12/2019

NOT REAL NEWS: Texas bill won’t ban van pools to polls A proposed Texas Senate bill does not prohibit drivers from transporting groups of “elderly, disabled or poor” to the polls to vote as social media posts shared widely suggest. The false c...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Texas may give F1’s US Grand Prix its missing $25 million AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The promoters of Formula One’s U.S. Grand Prix blew a deadline to collect their annual $25 million in Texas taxpayer money to help pay for the 2018 race. Now state lawmakers...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Texas lawmaker calls vaccine research 'sorcery' A vaccine researcher in Texas tweeted a map this week that showed an upward trend in vaccine exemptions in the Lone Star State. More and more, parents were opting school-age children out of getting va...
06:17, 05/10/2019

Texas House OKs death penalty ban for severely mentally ill AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Republican-controlled Texas House has voted to ban the execution of inmates who are severely mentally ill in the nation’s busiest death-penalty state. No lawmaker spoke ...
21:17, 05/09/2019

She Stopped to Help Migrants on a Texas Highway. Moments Later, She Was Detained. A county attorney in West Texas was detained for helping three young migrants, part of an escalating attempt to investigate and punish those providing aid to border crossers....
11:51, 05/10/2019

Golf: Leader Kang seeks maiden win in Texas South Korea's Sung Kang fired a third-round 68 to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas on Sunday and keep his hopes of a maiden PGA Tour victory alive....
21:51, 05/12/2019

Rep. Joaquin Castro says he will not run to challenge Sen. John Cornyn in Texas U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro said Wednesday that he will not challenge U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, for his seat in 2020. The Democratic congressman from San Antonio had said in early March that he was...
10:00, 05/02/2019

Report: Air quality harmed as Texas oil production booms DALLAS (AP) — An environmental group says the booming production of oil and natural gas in West Texas is exposing residents to unhealthy levels of air pollution. The Environmental Integrity Project no...
08:00, 05/09/2019

In photos: The B-52s, Pitbull perform at Kaaboo Texas fest Musicians across genres perform at the inaugural KAABOO Texas festival from May 10 through May 12, 2019, in Arlington, Texas. The three-day festival included music, art, comedy acts and gourmet food....
21:17, 05/13/2019

1-year-old shot during Texas road rage incident A 1-year-old child was shot during a road rage incident involving the tot’s dad and another driver in Texas this week. The shooting occurred just before 1 p.m. Wednesday in southwest Houston, lo...
20:17, 05/02/2019

Two hurt as small plane crashes into Texas home Two people were injured when the small plane in which they were flying crashed into a home in McKinney, Texas. A mother and her children who were inside the home were unharmed. (May 24)   &...
02:51, 05/25/2019

Texas church opening new sanctuary 18 months after massacre A South Texas church begins a new chapter of worship on Sunday as it unveils a new sanctuary a year and half after a gunman opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants in the deadliest mass...
16:51, 05/19/2019

Texas lawmakers may stiffen penalties for pipeline damage AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lawmakers in Texas are considering a bill that would stiffen penalties for those who damage or trespass around oil and gas operations, despite opposition from environmental activi...
23:34, 05/15/2019

Ducoff powers Texas A&M past Florida 8-7 in 10 winnings HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Jonathan Ducoff delivered an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th and also had a three-run homer to lift Texas A&M to an 8-7 victory over Florida Tuesday in the opening game of the...
21:51, 05/21/2019

Texas Rep. Hurd heads to NH, sparking 2024 speculation For Rep. Will Hurd of Texas, considered an up-and-comer in the GOP, parachuting into to the first-in-the-nation presidential primary state of New Hampshire sparks some speculation that the former CIA ...
01:34, 05/04/2019

Texas set to extend limit on child sex abuse lawsuits AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas bill that would give child sexual abuse victims more time to sue their abusers and institutions in civil court is heading to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. The bill approved...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Top-seeded Texas Tech beats K-State 7-4 in Big 12 tourney OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Taylor Floyd got top-seeded Texas Tech out of a bases-loaded jam in the bottom of the ninth and the Red Raiders held off Kansas State 7-4 on Wednesday in the Big 12 Tournament. Jo...
23:51, 05/22/2019

Ex-Texas guard Littleton lands at South Carolina COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former Texas guard Destiny Littleton is transferring to South Carolina. Littleton is a 5-foot-9 guard who came to the Longhorns as a McDonald’s All-American and five-star r...
03:17, 05/07/2019

For Texas Tech Fans, N.C.A.A. Men’s Final Is Emotional Ride After the Red Raiders lost to Virginia, many who had shared the ride were looking ahead. “We’re going to get it done by the time I graduate,” one freshman said....
21:00, 04/28/2019

Mother of missing Texas girl wants to hope she’s alive HOUSTON (AP) — The mother of a 4-year-old Texas girl who hasn’t been seen for weeks says she wants to hope her daughter is still alive. Brittany Bowens told KTRK television Friday that she may n...
00:17, 05/19/2019

The Pour: In Texas, Winemakers Find Room to Roam Forced to leave the North Fork of Long Island after a zoning dispute, Southold Farm and Cellar, a groundbreaking producer, has started anew in Hill Country....
20:17, 05/16/2019

Texas environmentalists plan lawsuit against Valero for pollution Three Texas environmental groups notified Valero Energy Corp on Wednesday of plans to file a lawsuit under the U.S. Clean Air Act for pollution at the company's Port Arthur, Texas, refinery, the organ...
22:00, 05/22/2019

South Texas oil producer 1776 Energy up for sale Privately held 1776 Energy Operators LLC told Reuters on Friday it would put itself up for sale, after sources familiar with the South Texas-focused oil and gas producer said they expected it to be va...
02:34, 05/18/2019

‘Chick-fil-A’ bill reignites LGBT opposition in Texas AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signaled he’ll sign a contentious measure that Republicans call a defense of Chick-fil-A and religious freedom but was tearfully opposed by gay la...
23:17, 05/21/2019

Texas FAA flight control center evacuated due to odor FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — At least 100 flights at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport have been delayed after the partial evacuation of a nearby government air traffic control center because of a r...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Texas toddler lands in ICU after swallowing dad's watch battery A Texas mother is warning about the dangers of everyday household objects after her toddler required emergency surgery to remove a watch battery from her esophagus. ...
20:17, 04/30/2019

Texas boy, 12, allegedly fatally shot brother, 10, because he was mad: report The 12-year-old boy who was arrested in Texas on a murder charge Saturday after authorities said he fatally shot his 10-year-old brother will reportedly undergo a mental health evaluation, a report Mo...
12:51, 05/07/2019

Retrial set for Texas teen charged with killing his parents A Texas teenager is set to be tried again on capital murder charges in the shooting deaths of his mother and his father, who was a standout linebacker for Texas A&M University before having a short NF...
19:51, 05/21/2019

Planned Parenthood funding in Texas at stake in hearing NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court is about to again take up the issue of whether and how states can cut off federal Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood. A federal district judge blocked T...
08:51, 05/14/2019

South Texas tornadoes leave damage but no injuries LA GRANGE, Texas (AP) — Several tornadoes were reported across south central Texas, leaving damage in their wake but no reports of injuries as severe thunderstorms rumbled across the region. The Natio...
06:34, 05/04/2019

In Oklahoma and Texas, 2 Million at Risk for Dangerous Tornadoes Forecasters said a rare “high risk” zone for potentially catastrophic tornadoes, issued for the first time in two years, included Oklahoma City and Norman....
01:51, 05/21/2019

'Not a day to mess around' as Texas, Oklahoma face tornado threat Some 6 million people across a broad swath of Texas and Oklahoma were bracing for possible tornadoes on Monday, as the U.S. National Weather service warned the risk of twisters in the region was at th...
01:00, 05/21/2019

Five Errors Haunt No. 17 Kentucky in Loss to No. 21 Texas Tech LUBBOCK, Texas – In an uncharacteristic defensive performance, the No. 17 Kentucky softball team committed a season-high five costly errors in a 7-5 loss to No. 21 Texas Tech on Saturday at Rocky John...
05:00, 05/05/2019

'Particularly dangerous' tornado outbreak unfolds in Oklahoma, Texas The central United States is once again on heightened alert as severe storms, which could produce life-threatening impacts such as long-track tornadoes and flash flooding, ignite across the region thr...
23:51, 05/20/2019

Missing Texas girl’s mom heckled at court The mother of a missing 4-year-old Texas girl was heckled outside a courtroom by a group of people who questioned if she had done enough to protect her daughter before her disappearance. (May 13) ...
12:51, 05/14/2019

Tornadoes touch down in Texas and Oklahoma as forecasters warn more could hit Tornadoes touched down on Monday in Texas and Oklahoma, where about 6 million people were facing the risk of twisters, hail and other severe weather, officials said....
15:51, 05/21/2019

Texas settles lawsuit alleging voter intimidation Texas agreed to end an initiative that a Latino civil rights group said intimidated voters based on a false narrative of voter fraud, a settlement released Friday showed....
21:34, 04/29/2019

New Church Building Dedicated in Texas Town Where 26 Were Killed The First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs made its old building into a memorial to victims of the 2017 massacre, and designed its new one with security in mind....
01:51, 05/20/2019

Texas moves to arm more teachers to prevent school shootings AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas lawmakers moved the state closer to arming more teachers to help prevent school shootings, sending the measure to Gov. Greg Abbott for consideration. The bill passed Wednesd...
16:17, 05/23/2019

Texas governor announces $1.6B deal for teacher raises AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says $1.6 billion in teacher raises are coming in a deal driven by classroom unrest and Republicans who sharply changed course on public education ahead of ...
23:17, 05/23/2019

Texas passing laws, but not leading abortion fight this time AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A bill that would ban Texas’ capital city of Austin from continuing to a lease a downtown building to Planned Parenthood for $1 is almost to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott̵...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Mitsui & Co's ITC hit with water pollution charges after Texas tank fire Mitsui & Co Ltd's Intercontinental Terminals Co faces five environmental criminal charges following a March chemical fire at its Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical storage facility, local officials said ...
22:34, 04/29/2019

Texas officer in fatal Taser struggle had crisis training BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — State records show a Texas police officer who fatally shot a woman who authorities say shocked him with his Taser had completed dozens of hours of crisis intervention training be...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Berkshire Hathaway dealership bill passes Texas legislature The Texas House approved a bill that would allow a vehicle manufacturer or distributor to also own a dealership, as long as it was for a different type of vehicle than what that company manufactures o...
00:51, 05/18/2019

Gonzaga adds Admon Gilder as grad transfer from Texas A&M SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Gonzaga has added former Texas A&M guard Admon Gilder as a graduate transfer and he will be eligible to play in the upcoming season. Gilder has not played since the 2017-18 seaso...
03:34, 05/10/2019

Some total scumbag torched half a million bees in Texas Despite their reputation for offering painful stings — a result of the general confusion between bees and wasps — bees are absolutely vital to our ecosystem. They pollinate plants, includi...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Mitsui's ITC hit with water pollution charges after Texas tank fire Mitsui & Co Ltd's Intercontinental Terminals Co faces five environmental criminal charges following a chemical fire in March at its Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical storage facility, local officials sa...
01:17, 04/30/2019

Muhlaysia Booker: an advocate against trans violence is mourned in Texas Before her death, Booker spoke about her attack, which was captured on video, to raise awareness about violence faced by transgender womenA week after enduring a sustained beating in front of a jeerin...
16:51, 05/21/2019

Pete Buttigieg heckled by homophobic protesters at Texas event Hecklers shouted homophobic slogans at Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg at an event in Texas, prompting another White House hopeful to speak out, according to reports. They yelled R...
14:17, 05/04/2019

Early morning severe weather ramps up in central Texas Another round of severe weather is expected to continue Saturday as the storm system that spawned 30 preliminary tornado reports in Nebraska and Kansas on Friday and Friday night tracks eastward....
19:34, 05/18/2019

Texas may give F1's US Grand Prix its missing $25 million Formula One's U.S. Grand Prix could get another chance to collect its missing $25 million from the of Texas        ...
02:17, 05/10/2019

Ex-doctor in Texas sentenced to 20 years in prison over opioid deaths Howard Gregg Diamond, a Texas doctor who wrote unnecessary prescriptions for powerful drugs that contributed to the overdose deaths of at least seven people, was sentenced to 20 years in prison....
05:51, 05/10/2019

Texas student banned from prom, suspended after racist invitation The student is banned from the prom and will be required to attend "cultural sensitivity counseling," district officials said.        ...
05:17, 05/10/2019

Big payday for Beard after Texas Tech's run to title game Texas Tech's Beard signs new contract with an average salary of $4.575 million through 2024-25 after run to title game        ...
20:34, 04/29/2019

The Latest: Heavy rain causes Texas road closings, rescues The Latest on heavy rain reported across much of Texas (all times local): 6 p.m. Heavy rain reported across much of northern, western and central Texas caused widespread road closings and scattered re...
10:00, 05/09/2019

Panama's next president loves Texas football, seeks better U.S. relations Panama's next president, a U.S.-educated college football fan, has stressed the importance of improving relations with the United States while signaling greater scrutiny of investment from China that ...
09:00, 05/06/2019

Texas man uses final weeks of life to find homes for 11 dogs BEXAR COUNTY, Texas (CNN NEWSOURCE) – A Texas man was recently given one week to live. His final wish is to get his 11 rescue dogs adopted. For two years, 71-year-old Richard Ewers has been taking in ...
19:51, 05/08/2019

4-year-old who recently had brain surgery allegedly kidnapped in Texas A 4-year-old Texas girl who underwent brain surgery last month was abducted by three strangers over the weekend, her stepfather told police. An Amber Alert was issued early Sunday for Maleah Davis, wh...
00:51, 05/07/2019

Texas family charged in scheme to buy Masters tickets fraudulently Four members of a family from Texas face charges over a scheme to illegally obtain Masters tickets and resell them for a profit.        ...
20:51, 04/28/2019

Mother of missing Texas girl heckled after canceled hearing The mother of a missing 4-year-old Texas girl was heckled outside a courtroom by a group of people who questioned if she had done enough to protect her daughter before her disappearance....
22:17, 05/13/2019

Pirates end 8-game skid with 2 11th-inning HRs to beat Texas Bryan Reynolds led off the 11th inning with his first career homer and Starling Marte then added a two-run shot as the Pittsburgh Pirates ended their eight-game losing streak with a 6-4 win over the T...
12:00, 05/01/2019

Alex Rins takes first win in Texas as Marc Marquez crashes out "Spaniard Alex Rins celebrated a surprise first MotoGP victory with Suzuki in Texas on Sunday as MotoGP champion Marc Marquez crashed out, ending a six-year winning streak at the Circuit of the Americ...
17:34, 05/01/2019

Guatemalan boy detained by US border agency dies at Texas hospital The 16-year-old, who has not been named, is the third migrant child to die in US custody in the past five monthsA 16-year-old Guatemalan boy has died in a Texas hospital after he was detained by Custo...
00:51, 05/02/2019

Petrobras sells Chevron $350M Texas plant bought for $1.2B Chevron bought a Houston refinery for $350 million from Petrobras that had cost the Brazilian state oil company over $1.2 billion little over a decade earlier....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Texas A&M Hurdler Wins SEC Title With A Daring Diving Finish Texas A&M hurdler Infinite Tucker was losing his grip on the lead of the 400-meter hurdles at the 2019 SEC Track & Field Championships. As he and the rest of his competitors finished the final...
10:17, 05/13/2019

Mitsui's ITC begins paying claims following Texas tank fire Mitsui & Co Ltd's Intercontinental Terminals Co (ITC) has begun evaluating and paying claims to Houston area residents who missed work or incurred medical expenses following a March fire at its petroc...
23:17, 05/24/2019

Baby, two children, among four missing after migrant raft flips in Texas Four migrants, including a 9-month-old baby and two young children, were missing after their raft overturned on Wednesday night as they tried to cross the Rio Grande near Del Rio Texas, U.S. Border Pa...
00:00, 05/03/2019

Texas petrochemical facility with March blaze has flash fire DEER PARK, Texas (AP) — A company that owns a Houston-area petrochemical storage facility that burned for days in March says it quickly extinguished a small fire that broke out at the facility during ...
22:34, 05/14/2019

Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki honored by Texas governor, lawmakers AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Retired Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki has been honored by Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas lawmakers for his outstanding 21-year career with the same NBA team. Nowitzki was in Aus...
22:34, 05/14/2019

120 illegal immigrants discovered inside locked trailer in Texas: CBP More than 100 illegal immigrants – including 11 minors – were detained in Texas late last week after agents at the border discovered them hiding inside a locked semi-trailer....
19:51, 05/16/2019

Migrant families being flown to San Diego from Texas in U.S. border crisis Hundreds of detainees from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities in Texas and elsewhere are being flown to San Diego for processing beginning on Friday, the agency said....
02:34, 05/18/2019

Ex-Texas Tech forward Khavon Moore transferring to Clemson CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Former Texas Tech forward Khavon Moore says he’s headed to Clemson to play basketball with the Tigers. The 6-foot-7 freshman from Macon, Georgia, posted a picture of himself...
18:51, 05/17/2019

Flu outbreak closes migrant center near border in McAllen, Texas An outbreak of influenza has led U.S. immigration officials to temporarily close and quarantine a processing center at the border in Texas, authorities said....
17:34, 05/22/2019

Guatemalan boy dies at Texas hospital a month after crossing border A 2-year-old boy from Guatemala died at a hospital in El Paso, Texas, this week over a month after being apprehended by US immigration authorities as he crossed the border with his mother, the Guatema...
02:00, 05/17/2019

Texas boys ranch moves forward as more men allege abuse When Allan Votaw stepped onto Cal Farley's Boys Ranch in Texas in 1957, the 5-year-old hoped he and his two brothers — ages 3½ and 6 — had found a home....
18:00, 05/11/2019

Texas Republican Chip Roy keeps $19B disaster aid package from clearing House A $19.1 billion disaster aid package to help victims of the California wildfires, Midwest floods and coastal hurricanes might have to wait until at least June 3 before it can be signed by President Do...
19:51, 05/24/2019

Federal prison guard indicted for beating inmate in Texas A former federal prison guard is facing criminal charges for allegedly beating an inmate at an East Texas facility and then falsifying a report about it....
02:17, 05/03/2019

Texas lawmakers strike down so-called ‘Save Chick-Fil-A’ bill Texas’s so-called “Save Chick-Fil-A” bill got plucked before lawmakers could cast a vote on it. “Hopefully, this is the day … discrimination against the LGBT community dies in Texas,”...
18:51, 05/11/2019

Freeport picks KBR as preferred bidder for 4th Texas LNG export train Freeport LNG picked KBR Inc as the preferred bidder for the engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPC) contract for the fourth liquefaction train at Freeport's liquefied n...
22:34, 05/13/2019

Busy Texas waterway remains partially closed after collision BAYPORT, Texas (AP) — A busy commercial waterway near Houston remains partially closed following a collision involving four vessels that caused a toxic gasoline product to leak into the water. Authori...
21:00, 05/11/2019

Texas lawmakers mull tax breaks for disaster-struck property HOUSTON (AP) — Lawmakers are considering a bill that could grant Texas homeowners a tax break when their property has been damaged by disasters such as 2017’s Hurricane Harvey. The Houston Chron...
20:51, 05/06/2019

Texas agrees to stop effort to purge voter rolls The American Civil Liberties Union and other civil rights groups filed a lawsuit against state elections officials, claiming that they were aware that their lists of supposed noncitizens included natu...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Texas promotes tennis coach Berque after national title AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has promoted interim men’s tennis coach Bruce Berque to permanent status after the Longhorns won the team national championship. Berque took over the program in Februa...
00:17, 05/24/2019

Missing 4-year-old Texas girl Maleah Davis likely dead: cops The 4-year-old Texas girl who went missing about three weeks ago was likely murdered, according to police, who said her stepfather’s story about what happened has a hole “large enough to d...
21:17, 05/24/2019

A Texas man went fishing on the Brazos River. He caught a prehistoric human bone While fishing along a Texas river, a man found a 800-year-old human femur bone believed to belong to a Native American between 1286 and 1398 A.D.        ...
18:51, 05/07/2019

Disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles hired by Texas high school Art Briles’ next gig will be coaching high schoolers. The disgraced former Baylor football coach landed a job as a head coach at Mount Vernon High School in Texas, the school announced Friday. B...
05:00, 05/25/2019

Two new tent cities open in Texas to handle influx of migrant families _____ DONNA, Texas — The dirt roads in the Lower Rio Grande Valley National Wildlife Refuge curve just beside the river as brush folds over the dry cracked dirt as far as the eye can see. It makes eve...
23:51, 05/04/2019

Sandra Bland's own video of 2015 Texas traffic stop surfaces Cellphone video Sandra Bland took during a confrontational 2015 traffic stop in Texas shows for the first time her perspective as a state trooper draws a stun gun and points it at close range while or...
07:34, 05/07/2019

U.S. group confirms Brazil's Bolsonaro slated to speak at Texas event Brazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro will speak at a foreign affairs event in Texas next week, organizers said on Wednesday, after he canceled a heavily criticized visit to New York City....
05:17, 05/09/2019

Holt leads Texas Tech past Kansas in Big 12 elimination game OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gabe Holt’s two-run homer in the seventh inning helped Texas Tech defeat Kansas 7-5 in a Big 12 Tournament elimination game on Friday. The top-seeded Red Raiders (38-16) wil...
01:51, 05/25/2019

Sandra Bland’s own video of 2015 Texas traffic stop surfaces AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Cellphone video Sandra Bland took during a confrontational 2015 traffic stop in Texas shows for the first time her perspective as a state trooper draws a stun gun and points it at...
08:51, 05/07/2019

Intensive search underway for girl, 4, whose stepfather says she was abducted on a Texas highway An intensive search was underway Monday in Texas for a missing 4-year-old child who her stepfather says was kidnapped on a Houston highway.        ...
00:34, 05/07/2019

Texas baby born without skin getting grafts grown from own cells, family says The Texas 5-month-old who has captured hearts worldwide after he was born without skin will reportedly undergo major surgery on Friday to cover areas of his body with skin grown in a lab using his own...
19:17, 05/24/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro invited to Texas event by World Affairs Council Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is expected to attend an event next week in Texas at the invitation of the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth, the council said on Wednesday, following the c...
02:34, 05/09/2019

Arsonist torches half a million bees in Texas, destroys colonies A bee-hating firebug set dozens of hives aflame in Texas, killing about half a million honey-makers, authorities said. The arsonist struck the Brazoria County Beekeepers Association Bee Yard in Alvin ...
20:17, 05/02/2019

Texas Pacific investors' nominee elected as trustee at disputed meeting An investor group that collectively holds about 25% in Texas Pacific Land Trust said their nominee, Eric Oliver, was elected as a trustee at a special shareholder meeting, the validity of which was no...
23:51, 05/22/2019

Texas mom who blamed son, 3, with 6-week-old’s death faces murder charge: report A Texas mother who had told authorities that her 3-year-old son was responsible for injuries that led to her 6-week-old daughter’s death now faces a capital murder charge, a report said....
12:17, 04/29/2019

Texas, Oklahoma brace for large hail, damaging winds, tornadoes Forecasters warn of possible tornadoes, hail and damaging winds, along a 350-mile wide swath of territory straddling the Texas-Oklahoma border.        ...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Trump Administration Flying Migrants Out of Texas to Ease Overcrowding at Border The Department of Homeland Security has begun flying recent border-crossers and asylum seekers to California in a program that may expand to coastal areas and the Canadian border....
06:00, 05/18/2019

Flooding prompts dramatic water rescues after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Texas A significant severe weather outbreak erupted across the central and southern Plains into Tuesday unleashing drenching rain, flash flooding and at least two dozen tornadoes....
00:00, 05/22/2019

Mother of missing Texas girl heckled outside courtroom after hearing canceled The mother of a missing 4-year-old Texas girl was heckled outside a courtroom by people who questioned if she had done enough to protect her daughter.        ...
23:00, 05/13/2019

12 children rescued after roller coaster stalls at Texas amusement park A dozen school-aged children were rescued after their train of roller coaster cars stalled at Wonderland Park in Amarillo, Texas.        ...
22:34, 05/22/2019

Texas Senate restores key part of child sexual abuse bill AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate has passed a bill that would give child sexual abuse victims more time to sue in civil court after restoring a key provision that allows them to take on instituti...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Planned Parenthood funding in Texas at stake as court hears arguments A federal appeals court heard arguments Tuesday on whether Texas had the right to cut off Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood clinics in the state — a case that could also end up before the Supreme...
01:34, 05/15/2019

U.S. FERC approves fourth train for Texas Freeport LNG export plant The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commision (FERC) approved privately-held Freeport LNG's plan to build and operate a fourth liquefaction train at its Freeport liquefied natural gas export terminal i...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Migrants sleep on ground, rig awnings at Texas Border Patrol station Reuters photos taken on Wednesday show adults and children outside the U.S. Border Patrol station for migrants in McAllen, Texas, sleeping on the ground and rigging up makeshift awnings with reflectiv...
00:51, 05/16/2019

Major corporations, cities buying into Texas' green energy boom The U.S. wind industry is in a scramble to get a batch of turbine farms running in the next two years, before the federal government phases out a key tax credit....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Manoah’s pitching leads West Virginia past Texas Tech OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Alek Manoah’s dominance helped fourth-seeded West Virginia beat top-seeded Texas Tech 5-1 in the Big 12 Tournament on Thursday night. Manoah, the Big 12 Pitcher of the Year,...
04:51, 05/24/2019

CORRECTED-Dow Texas lockout may end after fire-hit tank farm reopens -sources The reopening of a portion of a Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical tank farm after a massive mid-March fire may lead to the end of a lockout of union workers at a neighboring Dow Inc plant, said four peo...
22:17, 05/10/2019

Video shows massive ‘mothership’ cloud formation during Texas storm “Independence Day” came early in Texas this year. New video captures the moment an apocalyptic-looking “mothership” cloud formation looms over the sky in the Lone Star State &#...
11:51, 05/02/2019

No, maternal mortality did not spike in Texas after funding cuts to abortion clinics More than a year ago, revised numbers showed that the Texas maternal mortality rate was not as high as previously believed. But the news apparently has not reached Congress....
12:17, 05/21/2019

Fassi wins NCAA women’s title; Texas grabs top seed FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas senior Maria Fassi won the NCAA title on her home course Monday and gave the Razorbacks a shot at the team title as one of eight teams that advanced to match play. F...
07:17, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Dow Texas lockout may end after fire-hit tank farm reopens -sources The reopening of a portion of a Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical tank farm after a massive mid-March fire may lead to the end of a lockout of union workers at a neighboring Dow Inc plant, said four peo...
02:34, 05/10/2019

Heavy rain and widespread power outages hit southeast Texas, Louisiana Hailstones the size of golf balls accompanied by as much as four inches of rain pelted the U.S. Gulf coast from Texas to Louisiana, flooding highways, downing power lines and closing some schools, off...
17:17, 05/10/2019

Tornadoes touch down in Oklahoma, Texas as forecasters warn more perilous weather could hit An intense storm system that weather forecasters labeled “particularly dangerous” swept through the Southern Plains Monday, spawning a few tornadoes....
04:17, 05/21/2019

Beehives in Texas attacked, set on fire, killing half a million bees, officials say Dozens of beehives were attacked and set on fire in Texas over the weekend, an act “beyond comprehension” that killed an estimated half a million bees, officials said....
21:51, 04/30/2019

Salvation Army welcomes brass band from Texas for free concert series The Buenos Aires division of the Salvation Army will welcome youth ensemble band, Texas Brass, next weekend in a series of free concerts for the community....
23:17, 05/17/2019

Fassi wins NCAA women's title; Texas grabs top seed Arkansas senior Maria Fassi won the NCAA title on her home course and gave the Razorbacks a shot at the team title as one of eight teams that advanced to match play       &#...
06:34, 05/21/2019

Immigration officials in Texas showcase huge new tents to house migrant families The vast air-conditioned tent complex in the town of Donna, Texas, includes access to showers, hot meals and cots.        ...
03:51, 05/03/2019

Florida, Texas and Carolinas home to many of America’s fastest growing cities While US population growth hit an 80-year low in 2018, some cities are flourishing with growth at a rate more than triple than the average.        ...
14:17, 05/09/2019

US closes Texas processing center amid flu outbreak after teen migrant's death U.S. border agents temporarily closed a main processing center for migrants in southern Texas Tuesday, one day after authorities said a 16-year-old from Guatemala died after being diagnosed with the f...
11:51, 05/22/2019

Former Texas men's tennis coach pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Federal authorities said Monday that Michael Center will plead guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.        ...
01:17, 05/17/2019

Texas softball player receives special surprise from Army brother on senior day Texas Longhorns outfielder Ki’Audra Hayter celebrated her final home game with her family Sunday on senior day and was surprised to see another member of her family make a surprise appearance....
20:34, 05/06/2019

Shunned in New York, Brazil leader plans to meet Bush, Cruz in Texas Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro plans to meet with former U.S. President George W. Bush and Senator Ted Cruz in Texas next week, he said on Thursday, after canceling a New York trip....
02:34, 05/10/2019

Texas girl snatched in broad daylight from mom found safe, suspect arrested A Texas girl, 8, who police said was kidnapped Saturday while walking with her mother in broad daylight, was found safe eight hours later after authorities were tipped off by two area church members w...
13:34, 05/20/2019

Texas lawmaker accuses doctor of backing vaccine 'mandates' to boost profits A Texas lawmaker and a pro-vaccine doctor got into a Twitter spat on Tuesday when the Republican representative accused the pediatrician of peddling “sorcery” and accused those defending science of be...
14:51, 05/08/2019

Feds bust Texas family for Masters ticket scam that used stolen identities This year’s Masters golf tournament turned out to be one for the ages, with the venerable Tiger Woods completing a historic return to form and besting a stacked field of competitors. Four member...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus Mosquito samples collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, health officials said this week, officially marking the first positive samples to be confirmed this year. Officials wi...
00:51, 05/07/2019

New video in Sandra Bland case prompts tense exchanges in Texas legislature The video had not been publicly seen until it was aired this month by a Dallas television station, and both lawmakers and Bland's family say they had also never seen the clip....
07:00, 05/25/2019

Former Texas A&M football player convicted of murder in alleged 2015 machete attack Former Texas A&M wide receiver Thomas Johnson, who had been found mentally incompetent to stand trial before being deemed fit to do so, was said by prosecutors to have confessed to the seemingly rando...
12:34, 05/01/2019

Tornado warnings issued in Texas as violent night of weather begins for millions Tornado warnings were issued in the Panhandle of Texas Tuesday afternoon, the first salvo in what's predicted to be a violent night of weather across the southern Plains.     ...
07:00, 05/08/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Dow Texas lockout may end after fire-hit tank farm reopens -sources The reopening of a portion of a Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical tank farm after a massive mid-March fire may lead to the end of a lockout of union workers at a neighboring Dow Inc plant, said four peo...
22:17, 05/10/2019

GM joins Tesla, Ford in building EV pickups — but Texas ranchers don't want a 'playboy's truck' The Rivian pickup "wouldn't make sense for me. It sounds like a playboy's truck, instead of a work truck," Texas rancher Frank Helvey said....
18:34, 05/03/2019

Texas Rangers' Shawn Kelley has two 'decent-sized' lumps removed from throat Texas Rangers pitcher Shawn Kelley had two “decent-sized” lumps removed from his throat Thursday and is awaiting the results of a biopsy which are expected to come later in the week....
16:34, 05/20/2019

Texas will no longer read death row inmates final statements following lawmaker's outrage The man executed for his part in the dragging death of James Byrd gave no statement from the death chamber, but did leave final words to be read.        ...
01:00, 05/01/2019

LGBT groups and tech companies warn that a Texas bill could cost the state billions The LGBTQ community and major employers say a bill passed by the Texas Senate is a license to discriminate, giving professionals the right to turn away people based on religious beliefs. Amazon, Dell,...
21:00, 04/28/2019

'Prolific' severe weather event sparks tornadoes, hail, flooding in Oklahoma, Texas The central United States is once again on heightened alert as severe storms, which could produce life-threatening impacts such as long-track tornadoes and flash flooding, ignite across the region thr...
03:00, 05/21/2019

Texas to stop sharing death row inmates’ final statements following state Democrat's outrage Death row inmates in Texas will no longer have their final written words shared with the public following a state Democratic lawmaker’s outrage over prison officials relaying the last statement of a w...
17:51, 05/01/2019

Shanahan heads to Texas as Pentagon eyes longer-term support on Mexico border Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will make his second trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday as the Pentagon looks to develop a longer-term plan to support President Donald Trump's immigr...
15:51, 05/11/2019

Texas bill would restrict certain food stamp purchases, ban ‘sugary drinks and snacks’: reports A proposed bill in Texas seeks to put restrictions on what types of foods can be bought with food stamps and certain drinks and snacks haven’t made the cut....
03:51, 05/03/2019

Violent weather: Hail, winds, tornadoes begin hammering swath from Texas to Nebraska Severe storms, with large hail, damaging winds and ground-hugging tornadoes, are expected to hammer major parts of Tornado Alley from Texas to South Dakota Friday in the first round of violent, unsett...
06:34, 05/18/2019

Proxy firm Glass Lewis recommends General Cook as Texas Pacific trustee Texas Pacific Land Trust said on Monday proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis has recommended that TPL shareholders vote in favour of retired U.S. Air Force General Donald Cook as a trustee of one of the bi...
18:51, 05/13/2019

Violent weather: Hail, damaging winds, tornadoes expected to hammer swath from Texas to Nebraska Severe storms, with large hail, damaging winds and ground-hugging tornadoes, are expected to hammer major parts of Tornado Alley from Texas to South Dakota Friday in the first round of violent, unsett...
22:34, 05/17/2019

Texas runner Matthew Boling sets national high school record in 100-meter dash Matthew Boling of Houston Strake Jesuit set a national record in the 100-meter dash with a 10.13-second run at state meet Saturday.        ...
06:00, 05/12/2019

Texas teen runs 100 meters in 9.98 seconds, beating fastest high school time in history Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling, whose time isn't an official record because it was wind-aided, was the first American high schooler to break 10 seconds in six years....
03:17, 05/02/2019

Acting U.S. defense chief in Texas as Pentagon eyes longer-term support on Mexico border Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan made his second trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday as the Pentagon looks to develop a longer-term plan to support President Donald Trump's immigration...
19:00, 05/11/2019

Bartender charged with serving Texas man before 2017 rampage at football watch party that left 8 dead A Texas bartender accused of serving an intoxicated man who later went on to kill 8 people during a shooting rampage at a football watch party in 2017 was charged Tuesday with a misdemeanor....
16:34, 05/05/2019

Autopsy report shows cause of death for Texas teen allegedly kicked in the head on way home from school A 13-year-old Texas girl who died five days after she was allegedly kicked in the head by classmates during a walk home from school died from complications of a brain tumor that discovered while she w...
08:51, 04/30/2019

Texas explorer Victor Vescovo completes deepest ocean dive in history in Mariana Trench A Dallas-based explorer has set a record for the deepest dive ever made in a submersible -- in the world's deepest ocean trench, his organization announced Monday....
21:17, 05/13/2019

Texas House passes bill allowing unlicensed handgun owners to carry in public during disaster The Texas House approved a measure that lets gun owners to carry their weapons in the open or concealed for a week after a government declaration of a disaster. The vote was 102-29. The next step will...
02:17, 05/03/2019

Mosquito samples in Texas county test positive for West Nile virus, health officials say A mosquito sample collected in a Texas county tested positive for West Nile virus, officially marking the first positive samples to be confirmed this year, county health officials said this week....
22:34, 05/02/2019

Woody Harrelson, PETA team up, urge Texas governor to ban 'cruel' Bacon Bash event Harrelson was moved to compose the plea after PETA shared video of pigs and piglets being wrangled and chased at the now-controversial annual Bandera Bacon Bash....
23:34, 05/23/2019

Tornadoes skip through West Texas, Oklahoma as 1,400-mile line of storm slams nation's mid-section Forecasters warn of possible tornadoes, hail and damaging winds, along a 350-mile wide swath of territory straddling the Texas-Oklahoma border.        ...
19:34, 05/18/2019