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Houston cop wounded off duty in home invasion
A Houston police officer has been injured after exchanging gunfire with two men who broke into his home — after shouting "Police!" at his front door.
3 freight trains collide in Texas, 4 crew hurt
Three freight trains collided in the Texas Panhandle before dawn Wednesday, derailing up to 30 cars and injuring four crewmembers including two critically.
Man gets 40 years for Dallas-area bank robberies
A gunman has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for his role in three Dallas-area bank robberies in an investigation linked to a guard's slaying.
Texan, 34, gets 13 years for sex trip with teen
A Texas man has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for taking a neighbor's underage daughter on a multistate trip for a week and having sex with her.
San Antonio transit board approves streetcar plan
The clang-clang-clang of the trolley is in San Antonio's future.
Couple found slain at Houston-area home
A man and a woman have been shot to death at their Houston-area home and investigators detained a male relative in the attack.
Body recovered from Houston bayou after storms
Divers have recovered a man's body from a Houston bayou where a pickup truck went off a road and into the water during heavy rain last weekend.
Gulf Coast Legislative Council to host National Flood Insurance Protection Summit
The Gulf Coast Legislative Council (GCLC) announced plans to host a Summit on the National Flood Insurance Protection program and the Biggert-Waters Flood Act on October 15, 2013 in Gulfport, Mississippi.
Cat returns 2 years after Bastrop County wildfires
The cat's back.
Gunman sought in Houston bar fatal shooting
Houston police are searching for a gunman who opened fire inside a sports bar and fatally shot a woman during an argument.
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