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Jan 22, 2015 11:18 AM
STINTON - The kids at Taft High School are showing off their livestock this week at the San Pat Livestock show. Rylie Robertson and Jonathan Martinez are seniors in Taft's FFA; the two were instrumental in starting the program. Taft had an FFA program till about 10 years... Read Story ›
Jan 22, 2015 8:47 AM
CORPUS CHRISTI - Nearly 2,000 people are without electricity in various parts of the city. According to AEP, crews detected problems with two breakers at their Highway 9 substation, and are en route to fix the problem. A total of 1,900 people lost power near Highway 44, Agnes... Read Story ›
Jan 22, 2015 6:22 AM
CORPUS CHRISTI - Dozens of residents in Corpus Christi are without power right now on the South Side. Over 2,000 people were without electricity just a couple hours ago. A vehicle crashed into a utility pole around 3 a.m., causing the outage. AEP just said that most... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 8:28 PM
Beeville- Several starving horses have been seized in an animal cruelty case. Sheriff's deputies with the Bee County found 3-horses in bad shape near Beeville. This property is out on Fenner Road. The owners will need to go to court to explain why they should have the horses... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 8:03 PM
CORPUS CHRISTI-This is a critical time for the Nueces County Jail because it's now at 93% capacity. "The jail has been overcrowded a number of years. When I say overcrowded we have almost reached our capacity," said Nueces County Sheriff Jim Kaelin. The jail can hold 1,068 inmates.... Read Story ›
Jan 22, 2015 11:26 AM
HOUSTON - Police are looking for the driver responsible for a deadly hit-and-run. A driver called police after seeing a body on the side of the road near downtown Houston. Police arrived to find the hit-and-run victim. Officers said the driver hit the victim and then took... Read Story ›
Jan 22, 2015 8:39 AM
DALLAS - A robber is dead in Dallas this morning after picking the wrong victim. Police said the robber approached a man near a bus station in downtown Dallas. He was trying to rob the man, when the victim suddenly pulled out a concealed hand-gun and shot him.... Read Story ›
Jan 22, 2015 6:11 AM
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas man whose online activities linked to hackers landed him under federal indictment is scheduled for sentencing in federal court. Barrett Lancaster Brown will be sentenced Thursday in Dallas. The 33-year-old Brown was a writer often quoted on the workings of Anonymous, the worldwide hacking collective... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 3:07 PM
ROMA, Texas (AP) - One person is dead after a Border Patrol shooting in South Texas. A federal law enforcement official briefed on the incident says one person was shot and killed on the U.S. side of the border when agents came under fire Wednesday morning. The official was not... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 3:04 PM
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - A West Texas man has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of a fellow resident at a Midland extended-stay hotel. Midland County jail records show 43-year-old Edward Briceno of Midland was being held without bond Wednesday. Investigators say staff at the America's Best Value... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 3:11 PM
MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Police say a New York man demolished his upstate home without telling his wife he planned to tear it down. The Middletown Police Department says that when officers arrived Monday at the property owned by 48-year-old James Rhein's (rynz) wife they found him using an excavator... Read Story ›
Jan 21, 2015 6:26 AM
HOUSTON (AP) - Oil services company Baker Hughes Inc. says it will lay off about 7,000 workers as it prepares for a downturn in orders. Baker Hughes previously reported a record $663 million in net income in the fourth quarter of 2014, more than double its earnings during the... Read Story ›
Jan 19, 2015 3:58 PM
The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots deflated footballs that were used in their AFC championship game victory over the Indianapolis Colts. "We are looking into it," league spokesman Brian McCarthy wrote in an email to The Associated Press on Monday. "We do not have anything further to... Read Story ›
Jan 19, 2015 12:00 PM
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - An 18-year-old suspected of committing a string of crimes with his 13-year-old girlfriend is returning to his home state of Kentucky to face charges. Dalton Hayes and his girlfriend Cheyenne Phillips were arrested early Sunday in Panama City Beach after being found sleeping in a... Read Story ›
Jan 17, 2015 3:54 PM
MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - A shooting Saturday morning at a mall in central Florida left two people dead and one other injured, police said. After responding to reports around 9:30 a.m. of multiple shots fired inside the Melbourne Square Mall, police tweeted that the "shooter is contained" and that officers... Read Story ›
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