Patrolling US border agent killed in apparent Texas attack Video

VAN HORN, Texas (AP) - Authorities were scouring West Texas on Monday for those behind an apparent attack that killed one U.S. border agent and injured another. U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a statement Sunday that was thin on details about what happened, saying the two agents "were responding to activity" while on patrol near…

Dallas-area jury declines to indict DA in death of crossing guard

GREENVILLE, Texas (AP) - A grand jury in Northeast Texas has decided not to indict a district attorney in the death of an 87-year-old school crossing guard who was struck earlier this year by a vehicle driven by the prosecutor. A charge of criminally negligent homicide was dropped against Hunt County District Attorney Noble Walker after the jury

Ex-pilot pleads guilty to running multiple Houston brothels

HOUSTON (AP) - A former United Airlines pilot has been placed on five years of deferred adjudication probation after pleading guilty to running about a half dozen brothels in the Houston area. Besides probation, state District Judge Jim Wallace ordered 53-year-old Bruce Wayne Wallis to pay a $2,000 fine and perform 150 hours of community service.

Woman with crude anti-Trump truck decal released from jail

HOUSTON (AP) - The driver of a pickup displaying a profane message to President Donald Trump and his supporters has posted bond after being arrested near Houston on an outstanding warrant. Forty-six-year-old Karen Fonseca left the Fort Bend County jail late Thursday after being arrested earlier in the day on a fraud charge. The sheriff's office

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Houston-area counties looking to buy homes with high flood risk

HOUSTON (AP) - County officials in the Houston area are asking the federal government for $17 million to purchase more than 100 homes at the highest risk of flooding, though over a thousand residents have requested buyouts since Hurricane Harvey…

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COPPELL (AP) - Retail gasoline prices in Texas and across the country continue to surge in the aftermath of catastrophic flooding brought by Harvey. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump statewide this week was $2.54,…

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