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19 injured when Texas prison roof collapses

Nineteen inmates were injured when a roof of a private prison collapsed Saturday near Lufkin, Texas, fire officials said.

FBI warns of schemes preying on immigrant families

TX - FBI warns of schemes preying on immigrant families (7/21/14 09:06 AM) FBI warns of schemes preying on immigrant families By Bill Barajas Click here for updates on this story SAN ANTONIO -- The FBI has identified at lea

'Patriot' actress Skye McCole Bartusiak dead at 21

Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who played Mel Gibson's youngest daughter in "The Patriot," died Saturday at her home in Houston, her mother said Sunday. She was 21.

Ted Cruz: "Stop granting immigration amnesty"

Ted Cruz was in McAllen, Texas Saturday, where he toured the border patrol station there and a church that has been giving food and clothing to illegal immigrants who are released from federal detention.

Army doctors use new technology to save unborn baby

After hearing what Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo did to get the chance to hold her 6-month-old baby boy, you'll understand why we are calling this special moment as she kisses her baby boy Luke, a miracle.

Texas man suspected of killing his wife found dead

A spokesperson for the Port Arthur Police Department Thursday said a man who is a suspect in the shooting death of his wife was found dead from an apparent suicide.

DPS ups reward for deportee connected to Kaufman Co. murder

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Israel Aguirre, 33, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Officials: At least 30 unknown Texans exposed to measles in Kansas

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is attempting to track down more than 30 Texans who may have been exposed to measles in Wichita, Kansas.

Texas actress who sent Obama ricin sentenced to 18 years

The Texas actress who admitted sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and then-New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg was sentenced to 18 years in prison Wednesday, the U.S. attorney's office said.