Boy, 5, dies, younger child hurt in Houston-area hit-and-run

HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators say one boy has been killed and another hurt in a Houston-area hit-and-run accident as the youngsters chased a ball into a street. Harris County deputies are searching for the driver of a pickup truck after Thursday night's accident that left a 5-year-old boy dead. Authorities say a younger boy was injured and…

Video: Austin officer says blacks have 'violent tendencies'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Patrol car video publicly released Thursday shows a white Austin, Texas, police officer violently throwing a black woman to the ground during a traffic stop, followed by another white officer telling her black people have "violent tendencies" and whites are justifiably afraid. Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo condemned both

Police: Killeen man faces murder charges in 2004 triple-fatal fire

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - A Texas man who survived a house fire that killed three people a dozen years ago in southern New Jersey is facing charges in the arson. The Courier-Post reports authorities said Thursday 30-year-old Jesus Perez-Rivera is charged with felony murder in the deaths of 32-year-old Luis Silva, his 29-year-old wife, Maria, and her

Couple sleeping on Corpus Christi beach killed when car lands on tent

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Corpus Christi police say a man and woman were killed while sleeping on the beach when a driver struck their vehicle and it flipped onto their tent. Police tell the Corpus Christi Caller-Times that 32-year-old Lisa Marie Loftis and her husband, 33-year-old Brian Loftis, were killed early Wednesday. Senior Officer

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