Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankingsDecember 7, 2022 GMT
SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — The Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Dec. 5:
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Family of slain Texas soldier seeking $35 million in damagesAugust 12, 2022 GMT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The family of a Texas soldier who was was sexually harassed and killed at a military base near Killeen in 2020 filed a lawsuit Friday seeking $35 million in damages from the U.S.
3 finalists named for new sheriff in King CountyApril 7, 2022 GMT
SEATTLE (AP) — King County Executive Dow Constantine has announced three candidates to be the county’s next top law enforcement officer, including the county’s interim sheriff.
1 wounded when man opens fire inside Texas shopping mallDecember 8, 2021 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — Police in Texas searched Wednesday for a man who opened fire inside a shopping mall, wounding one person, authorities said.
Officers responded to the Killeen Mall at about 7:15 p.m.
Invasive weed is choking parts of a Central Texas lakeNovember 26, 2021 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — An invasive underwater weed is spreading in a Central Texas lake popular with anglers, tangling boat propellers and threatening the fish.
The weed is hydrilla, an aquatic plant initially imported and sold as an aquarium plant in the 1950s that has become one of the world’s most invasive plants.
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Texas man gets 3-plus years in prison for stealing gunsAugust 18, 2021 GMT
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for his role in the theft of firearms from a Mississippi pawnshop, federal prosecutors said.
Metal fragments found in oil filter of doomed Texas aircraftAugust 10, 2021 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — A mechanic found metal particles in an oil filter during maintenance on a small aircraft before it crashed in Central Texas, killing its pilot, federal investigators reported Tuesday.
Pilot killed in crash of small plane near Killeen airportJuly 5, 2021 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — A man was killed when the small plane he was flying crashed just south of an airport in Central Texas, authorities said.
The Texas Department of Public Safety said Bradley Guy Marzari, 60, of Belton, died in the crash on Sunday in Killeen.
Police arrest man on murder charge in Austin mass shootingJune 25, 2021 GMT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Authorities in Texas have arrested a 19-year-old man on a murder warrant for the killing of a tourist during a mass shooting in downtown Austin that also wounded more than a dozen people, prosecutors in the city said Thursday.
2nd arrest made in deadly downtown Austin mass shootingJune 14, 2021 GMT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police made a second arrest Monday in a weekend shooting that killed a man and left more than a dozen more people wounded after gunfire rang out on in a busy, downtown Austin entertainment district.
US set to execute 1st of 5 inmates before Biden inaugurationDecember 13, 2020 GMT
CHICAGO (AP) — The Trump administration is planning an unprecedented five more federal executions before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, starting with a Texas street-gang member set to be put to death this week for his role in the 1999 slayings of an Iowa religious couple whose bodies he burned in the trunk of their car.
Army: Slain Texas soldier’s family entitled to compensationOctober 21, 2020 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — The family of a Texas soldier whose on-base killing sparked calls in Congress for changes in the way the military handles sexual abuse and harassment is entitled to benefits, including compensation, because her death happened “in the line of duty,” U.S.
Family: Soldier believed dead was happy until recentlyAugust 26, 2020 GMT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An aunt of a soldier whose body is believed to have been found about 30 miles (48...
Army: Soldier missing from Fort Hood reported sexual abuseAugust 23, 2020 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — A soldier who is missing from Fort Hood in Texas had transferred units after reporting sexual abuse, an Army official said in a statement.
Sgt. Elder Fernandes, 23, was reported missing on Wednesday.
Authorities search for latest missing soldier from Fort HoodAugust 21, 2020 GMT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Authorities searched Friday in Central Texas for another soldier who has gone missing from Fort Hood, with the man's family members and the U...
Justice Department schedules 2 additional federal executionsAugust 1, 2020 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department scheduled two additional federal executions on Friday, an announcement that comes weeks after it fought off last-minute legal challenges and successfully resumed federal executions following a 17-year pause.
Family: Human remains found in Texas are missing soldierJuly 1, 2020 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — The family of a soldier who has been missing since April believes partial remains that were found in Central Texas are her remains, the lawyer for her family said Wednesday, and the Army said it has identified two suspects in her disappearance...
Remains identified as soldier stationed at Fort Hood, TexasJune 21, 2020 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — Skeletal remains found in Texas have been identified as those of a soldier from Oklahoma who was missing from Fort Hood, the U...
Army redacts report on Texas training that killed 9September 23, 2019 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Army is not publicly releasing its full investigation into a 2016 training session at a Texas military base that left nine people dead, arguing it has the right to protect privacy and not reveal its deliberations...
Where Ted Cruz and Beto O’Rourke are going this weekAugust 6, 2018 GMT
With Congress on hiatus for the week, both U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and his Democratic rival U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke are hitting the road in Texas as their campaigns heat up.
Cruz spent much of Saturday in Austin for campaign events and is headed to San Antonio today for a pair of events followed by a stop in Seguin.
District: substitute put duct tape on students’ mouthsOctober 20, 2017 GMT
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — Officials of a Texas school district say a substitute teacher put duct tape over the mouths of 10 fifth-grade students.
The Killeen Daily Herald reports that the incident happened Thursday at Maxdale Elementary School in Killeen.