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About 2,000 Workers Prepare to Strike Against Miner Asarco

About 2,000 Workers Prepare to Strike Against Miner Asarco

About 2,000 workers at copper producer Asarco are preparing to picket in Arizona and Texas after voting to strike.

Oct 12, 2019

Man Sentenced to Death for Texas Attack That Killed 6

Man Sentenced to Death for Texas Attack That Killed 6

A man who prosecutors say was driven by vengeance when he fatally shot six members of his ex-wife's family in Texas, including four children, was sentenced Friday to death, a decision the lone survivor of...

Oct 9, 2019

Confederate Statue Removals Violate Free Speech, Group Says

Confederate Statue Removals Violate Free Speech, Group Says

A federal court of appeals is hearing arguments in a lawsuit accusing the University of Texas of violating free speech rights by removing Confederate statues.

Oct 9, 2019

Unidentified Bodies Found in Oklahoma Not Missing Texas Pair

Unidentified Bodies Found in Oklahoma Not Missing Texas Pair

DNA taken from two unknown people found dead in southeastern Oklahoma more than 20 years ago did not match a missing Texas couple as hoped.

Oct 9, 2019

Louisiana Cattle Theft Suspect Faces More Charges in Texas

Louisiana Cattle Theft Suspect Faces More Charges in Texas

A man previously accused of involvement in a Louisiana cattle theft ring has been indicted in Texas on charges he also stole cows from a rancher there.

Oct 3, 2019

Texas Troopers' Union Sues Over New Waistline Requirements

Texas Troopers' Union Sues Over New Waistline Requirements

A union for Texas troopers is suing the state over a new policy that limits the size of officers' waistlines.

Oct 3, 2019

Grand Jury Indicts Air Force Major on Murder Charge in Texas

Grand Jury Indicts Air Force Major on Murder Charge in Texas

An Air Force major in Texas has been indicted on a murder charge in the death of his wife, whose remains were discovered in July after she was reported missing months earlier.

Oct 3, 2019

Missing Amarillo 3-Month-Old Located, Unharmed

Missing Amarillo 3-Month-Old Located, Unharmed

A 3-month-old girl for whom an Amber Alert was issued Thursday morning has been located and is unharmed, police say.

Oct 1, 2019

Odessa Man Accused of Fatally Shooting Man Whose Car Stalled

Odessa Man Accused of Fatally Shooting Man Whose Car Stalled

A man has been arrested after authorities say he killed one person and injured another when he opened fire several times last week on people whose vehicles stalled in the Odessa area of West Texas.

Sep 29, 2019

Funeral, Sikh Ceremony Scheduled for Slain Texas Deputy

Funeral, Sikh Ceremony Scheduled for Slain Texas Deputy

Services will be held this week for a Texas sheriff's deputy who was fatally shot during a traffic stop.

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