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Gunfire Inside Suburban Dallas Building; Man in Custody
One man is in custody and a rifle has been recovered after workers inside a suburban Dallas office building called police after hearing gunshots.
East Texas Man on Death Row Loses US Supreme Court Appeal
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused an appeal from a man sent to death row for torturing and drowning an East Texas woman in his bathtub and then stuffing her body into a barrel with cement mix and lime before dumping it in a ravine.
Texas Deputy Accused of Punching Man After High Speed Chase
A Texas sheriff's office says it's launched an internal affairs investigation to review allegations that one of its deputies punched a man after he had been taken into custody and had been handcuffed following a high speed chase.
Abilene Police Investigate 3 Apparent Drug Overdose Deaths
Police in West Texas are investigating three apparent overdose deaths on the same day and trying to determine where the victims got the drugs.
Texas Officials Rename Lee High School to LEE High School
Officials at a San Antonio school district have voted to rename a high school because of its ties to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, though one trustee says it doesn't change much.
Houston Restaurant Security Guard Fatally Shoots Gunman
A security guard at a Houston McDonald's has shot and killed a gunman involved in a dispute outside the fast-food restaurant.
4 Shot, 5 in Custody After North Texas Apartment Shootout
Five people are in custody after four people were shot during an exchange of gunfire during what authorities in North Texas say began as a break-in at an apartment home.
Texas Woman Sentenced to Life in Death of Newborn Daughter
A Texas woman will serve a life sentence after she was convicted by a jury of capital murder in the death of her newborn daughter.
Texas Death Row Inmate Who Won at High Court Gets Life Term
A black Texas prison inmate who earlier this year won a U.S. Supreme Court order for a new punishment hearing because his death sentence may have been tainted by disturbing references to race has accepted a life prison term plus two 60-year sentences.
2 Men Killed, 1 Injured in Shooting at Texas Home
Police in Bryan say a shooting at a home has left two men dead and a third hospitalized with injuries.