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.
Texas High School Students Injured in Bus Accident
A bus carrying Texas high school band members home from Disney World plunged into a ravine, killing one and injuring others.
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.
Texas Woman Sentenced for Mistreating Special Needs Teens
A 55-year-old Houston-area woman has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for the mistreatment of seven special needs teenagers found in 2016 locked in a room strewn with human waste.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to Prosecute 2016 Voter Fraud
A grand jury recently indicted three Robstown residents for nine counts of voter fraud, including ballot theft, vote harvesting, and unlawfully divulging a vote.
Austin Police Fatally Shoot Man who Claimed to Have Killed 2
A 46-year-old man who called Austin police claiming to have killed his father and brother was later fatally shot by officers while holding a pickaxe.
South Texas Officer Accused of Human Smuggling on Leave
Prosecutors say a South Texas police officer has been charged with human smuggling after being caught among the dunes at Padre Island National Seashore during a Border Patrol search for immigrants.