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Amtrak Train Collides with Tractor-Trailer

Amtrak Train Collides with Tractor-Trailer

An Amtrak train collided with a tractor-trailer Friday afternoon in Missouri City, Texas.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

South Texas Officer Shot in Struggle With Smuggling Suspect

South Texas Officer Shot in Struggle With Smuggling Suspect

A South Texas police officer has been shot following a pursuit and struggle with a suspect who authorities say was known to smuggle people across the border into the U.S.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

El Paso's Landmark Ranger Peak Aerial Tram Closed to Public

El Paso's Landmark Ranger Peak Aerial Tram Closed to Public

El Paso's landmark Wyler Aerial Tramway, which has carried passengers to the peak of the Franklin Mountains for the past six decades, has been closed to public use indefinitely.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

Ex-Texas Prison Guard Accused in Deadly Assault of Inmate

Ex-Texas Prison Guard Accused in Deadly Assault of Inmate

A former Texas prison guard is being accused of assaulting an inmate who has died from his injuries.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

Air Force Trainer Plane Crashes in San Antonio

Air Force Trainer Plane Crashes in San Antonio

An Air Force trainer plane from a San Antonio military base crashed near a mall on the northeast side of the city Tuesday afternoon, according KSAT-TV.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

TX Man Who Survived Florida Mass Shooting Dies in Car Crash

TX Man Who Survived Florida Mass Shooting Dies in Car Crash

A Texas man who survived a mass shooting during a video game tournament last month in Florida has died in a car crash.

Monday, Sep 17, 2018

School Threats Being Investigated at Brock ISD

School Threats Being Investigated at Brock ISD

The Parker County Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division is investigating suspected school threats posted on social media over the weekend.

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018

Man Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Promote Country Music Career

Man Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Promote Country Music Career

A Dallas man has pleaded guilty in a Tulsa federal courtroom for his role in a scheme that defrauded investors of more than $875,000 that was used to promote his country music career ambitions.

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018

Galveston Man Accused of Stabbing Cat, Letting Son Fire Gun

Galveston Man Accused of Stabbing Cat, Letting Son Fire Gun

A Galveston man remains jailed after police allege he threatened to kill his girlfriend, fatally stabbed the family cat and left unguarded in his home an assault-type rifle that was fired by his 4-year-old son.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Pope Francis Meets With Clergymen to Discuss Scandal

Pope Francis Meets With Clergymen to Discuss Scandal

Pope Francis held an emergency meeting Thursday with a delegation of U.S. cardinals and bishops. The group was led by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Texas who faces his own allegations of not doing enough to...

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