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CORPUS CHRISTI -- A Corpus Christi lawyer is continuing his battle against a corporate giant. Bob Hilliard became the first lawyer in the country to sue General Motors over faulty ignition switches. He filed a new lawsuit yesterday in New York. This suit represents 658 people killed or... Read Story ›
5 hours 1 minute ago
CORPUS CHRISTI -- A controversial settlement reached six months ago had Chuck E. Cheese's paying out cash to the family of a boy killed in their parking lot. But, it also required the management company where the play place sits to make their parking lot safer. It should... Read Story ›
7 hours 18 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - It's been four years since Navy veteran AnnMarie Phillips was deployed to Afghanistan, but it feels like just yesterday. Phillips worked as a guard at the prison in Bagram, and the people she kept watch over were not your average prisoners. "(They were) the bad... Read Story ›
8 hours 11 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - The former King High school teacher accused of having sex with a student has been released from the Nueces County Jail. Tanya Delayne Ramirez, 29, walked out of the jail just before one this afternoon after she appeared before a magistrate judge. During that hearing, Ramirez was... Read Story ›
11 hours 9 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - A new app recently created serves as a connector between child care providers and parents. The app allows moms and dads to monitor their child's mood, potty breaks and the amount of sleep they get, while they're away at work. Co-founder of the app, John Leggett... Read Story ›
1 hour 23 minutes ago
HOUSTON (AP) - A Texas-based group that had been embroiled in a legal fight over the use of drones in its searches for missing persons resumed using the unmanned aircraft on Wednesday, the first time it had done so after a favorable appeals court ruling earlier this month. Texas EquuSearch... Read Story ›
1 hour 35 minutes ago
HOUSTON (AP) - A state historical panel on Wednesday delayed action on a proposal that would have given the Houston Astrodome extra protection from the wrecking ball, a move intended to give local officials more time to evaluate potential uses for the iconic structure. The world's first multipurpose domed stadium... Read Story ›
14 hours 8 minutes ago
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) - A Texas Parks and Wildlife Department employee has died after working in a confined space at a state fish hatchery. San Marcos police on Tuesday afternoon responded to a report of an unconscious worker. Investigators say the man was in a chamber about 20 to... Read Story ›
Jul 29, 2014 9:38 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - University of Texas System regents on Tuesday selected one of the top U.S. military special operations leaders as the lone finalist for the job of chancellor, overseeing the system's 15 campuses and $14 billion budget. Navy Adm. William McRaven, head of U.S. Special Operations Command in... Read Story ›
Jul 29, 2014 8:01 AM
HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators are trying to identify a body found wrapped in a blanket and dumped in some woods near Houston. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says a man walking along a bayou Monday afternoon noticed an odor and found the body. An autopsy has been ordered. Messages left... Read Story ›
1 hour 18 minutes ago
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - Fire crews strengthened old containment lines on Wednesday to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park from reaching a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees. The fire was about 10 miles from Merced Grove, the site of the trees, but flames could reach the... Read Story ›
1 hour 32 minutes ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government is underestimating the threat of a chemical attack on America's densely populated cities and has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers particularly vulnerable to terrorists, congressional investigators say. The yearlong investigation by Republican staff on the Senate Homeland Security... Read Story ›
11 hours 35 minutes ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The passage from the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against author Chris Kyle will be removed, publisher HarperCollins said Wednesday. A federal jury in St. Paul awarded Ventura over $1.8 million in damages on Tuesday, finding that a section... Read Story ›
14 hours 6 minutes ago
DETROIT (AP) - Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers. The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years. The Korean automaker says the automatic transmission shift cable can separate from the shift lever. If that happens, the... Read Story ›
17 hours 28 minutes ago
WASHINGTON - In a vote of 97 to 0, the US Senate unanimously confirmed Robert McDonald as the new secretary of Veterans Affairs. Last week, McDonald testified before the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and received glowing remarks from lawmakers on both sides of the aisle. The former CEO... Read Story ›
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