News from around the state of Texas

Friday, Jul 3, 2015 at 04:51 PM CDT

Alligator Kills Man During Late-Night Swim

Alligator Kills Man During Late-Night Swim

A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina, according to police.

Friday, Jul 3, 2015 at 09:43 AM CDT

Man Pleads Guilty to Killing 11-Month-Old

Man Pleads Guilty to Killing 11-Month-Old

A man accused of killing an 11-month-old girl in Cedar Park has agreed to a plea deal that would see him spend 30 years in prison.

Friday, Jul 3, 2015 at 09:30 AM CDT

Ex-Judge Accused of Making Sex Ads

Ex-Judge Accused of Making Sex Ads

A former Galveston County judge has been arrested and charged with two counts of online harassment after police say he created fake online ads saying two ex-girlfriends were available for sex-for-hire.

Thursday, Jul 2, 2015 at 02:25 PM CDT

Whole Foods Apologizes for Pricing Problems

Whole Foods Apologizes for Pricing Problems

Whole Foods Market is apologizing to its shoppers for incorrect pricing.

Thursday, Jul 2, 2015 at 02:34 PM CDT

Corpus Food Bank Launches Aquaponics Operation

Corpus Food Bank Launches Aquaponics Operation

A new aquatic effort on property owned by the Food Bank of Corpus Christi could mean a boost to the local economy and fish for hungry people.

Thursday, Jul 2, 2015 at 10:30 AM CDT

4th Suspect Held in Double Slaying

4th Suspect Held in Double Slaying

A fourth suspect has been arrested in the beating deaths of two people at a San Antonio apartment in an alleged dispute over dating and drugs.

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Wimbledon Headband Fails Wimbledon Dress Code

Wimbledon Headband Fails Wimbledon Dress Code

Flamboyant 20-year-old Australian Nick Kyrgios came out for his second set at Wimbledon Friday wearing a headband in the club's official purple-and-green — only to be told that it was too colorful for the...

NY Woman Uses Twin's ID to Spend $12K

NY Woman Uses Twin's ID to Spend $12K

State police allege a 28-year-old Long Island woman used her twin sister's Social Security number to open several credit cards and charged more than $12,000 on them.

Move Over Vanilla, Burger Chain Adds Bug-Flavored Shake

Move Over Vanilla, Burger Chain Adds Bug-Flavored Shake

What began as a burger chain's April Fools Day trick might soon be a mainstay on the menu. Cricket milkshake, anyone?

South Texan Stung to Death by Bees

South Texan Stung to Death by Bees

A South Texas farmer has died after being stung by hundreds of bees while using a tractor on a field near Rio Hondo.

Texans Perpetually Plugged In

Texans Perpetually Plugged In

If you look to your left and to your right, there's a good chance someone is using their smartphone to text, email or play Candy Crush.

Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

Man Forgets Glasses, Mistakenly Buys Winning Lottery Ticket

A man in southwestern Connecticut who mistakenly bought the wrong lottery ticket is $30,000 wealthier.

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