The Associated Press
Body of Slain Woman, 24, Discovered in West Texas Trash Bin
Investigators say the body of a woman has been discovered in a West Texas trash bin in a death being investigated as a homicide.
Honduran Man on Texas Death Row Gets New Court Review
The U.S. Supreme Court says a federal appeals court incorrectly denied money a Honduran man on Texas death row wants to investigate arguments that his lawyers were deficient when they provided little evidence during the punishment phase of his trial
Package Explosion at FedEx Facility Injures One
A package bomb exploded early Tuesday inside of a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio, leaving one worker with minor injuries.
Texas Man Condemned for Icepick Slaying Gets Execution Date
A 66-year-old Texas man on death row for the icepick slaying of a 20-year-old woman in Houston in 1979 has been set for execution.
Texas Police Kill Man Accused of Dragging Officer With Car
Police in a city outside Dallas have fatally shot a man they say struck and dragged an officer with a vehicle.
Fired Texas Deputy Faces Up to 40 Years for Child Porn
A former sheriff's deputy in Texas faces up to 40 years in federal prison after pleading guilty in a child pornography investigation with ties to Wisconsin.
Austin Police Get 370 Suspicious Package Calls, Find Nothing
Austin police say they have responded to at least 370 calls reporting suspicious packages but found nothing dangerous in the wake of three package bombs that killed two people and wounded two others.
2 in South Texas Sentenced in Grenade Launcher Smuggling
Two people have been sentenced to federal prison for their involvement in a conspiracy to buy and smuggle from Mexico into the U.S. a grenade launcher and three semi-automatic rifles.
Dallas-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Albuquerque
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Dallas-bound flight made an emergency landing at Albuquerque International Sunport, sending panicked passengers leaping from a wing onto the tarmac after crew members screamed at them to get away from the aircraft, passengers and officials said...
Form of Avian Flu Found at Northeast Texas Chicken Farm
Texas and federal agriculture authorities are testing birds and poultry in a northeast Texas county after inspectors detected a low-pathogenic form of avian flu at a poultry farm.