9 hours 17 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - Back in September, a local veteran got the surprise of a lifetime. He and his family were selected to receive a new house, mortgage-free. Thursday, retired Navy CPO Jeramy Bush and his wife, Jessica, were brought to the site of their future home in Portland for... Read Story ›
9 hours 25 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - The Corpus Christi Police Athletic League received a big donation Thursday from Valero Refineries Corpus Christi. Valero representatives presented the league with a check worth more than $140,000. The money was raised in early October at the 4th Annual Dove Hunt event. The money will... Read Story ›
9 hours 54 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - Several thousand dollars are missing from fundraising money raised by the Alice Fire Department over the past year. Alice Police are asking for help from the community to track it down. Investigators with the Alice Police Department say there aren't very many leads at this time... Read Story ›
10 hours 4 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - When you look at the numbers, orthopaedic surgery seems to be a man's world; but don't tell that to Doctor Carissa Kirk--the only female orthopaedic trauma surgeon at Spohn Memorial Hospital. Kirk admits that since she expressed interest in the specialty, that she was almost always... Read Story ›
10 hours 21 minutes ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - Thirteen people are in custody after police uncover an alleged human trafficking ring. The discovery was made as a joint operation between CCPD and the Attorney General's Human Trafficking Team. CCPD says the operation focused on identifying sex trafficking victims, specifically those advertised on Internet escort... Read Story ›
15 hours 28 minutes ago
COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) - Three North Texas police officers will not face charges in the 2013 fatal shooting of an armed man during a standoff. A Tarrant County grand jury declined to indict the North Richland Hills tactical officers in the death of 49-year-old John Lincoln. Prosecutors on Thursday said... Read Story ›
21 hours 50 minutes ago
TEXAS - Texas students are more than disappointed after their million-dollar project went up in flames in the NASA rocket explosion. Those students from the University of Texas watched with the rest of the world as their satellite, which took hundreds of hours to complete, exploded with the rest... Read Story ›
Oct 29, 2014 1:52 PM
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston's mayor says the city has withdrawn subpoenas seeking information from five pastors as part of a lawsuit over an ordinance banning discrimination against gay and transgender residents. The religious leaders said the court orders violated their First Amendment freedoms. Mayor Annise Parker, who's gay, said Wednesday... Read Story ›
Oct 29, 2014 12:29 PM
CORPUS CHRISTI - Today is World Stroke Day , and because 90% of first-time strokes are caused by risk factors that can be changed, the American Heart Association is updating their prevention guidelines. The new recommendations include eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables, and cutting out most... Read Story ›
Oct 28, 2014 4:49 AM
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Bexar County Sheriff's Office says an off-duty officer has died after accidentally shooting himself in the groin at an area gun range. An office spokesman says the adult probation officer shot himself at the Bullet Hole Gun Range on Monday. He was flown to a... Read Story ›
14 hours 52 minutes ago
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) - Practically daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state's voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients. It was the second time in two... Read Story ›
16 hours 6 minutes ago
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of black smoke that could be seen for miles... Read Story ›
23 hours 42 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco police reported sporadic violence in the city as fans celebrated another World Series victory. Shortly after the Giant's game 7 victory over the Kansas City Royals, an unidentified victim suffered a gun shot wound to the arm, according to San Francisco police. The... Read Story ›
1 day 14 minutes ago
SALT LAKE CTIY (AP) - A Utah couple and their three children found dead in their home last month were likely poisoned, their bodies found together in a locked room with cups next to each of them, and empty bottles of methadone and nighttime cold medicine in a trash can.... Read Story ›
1 day 21 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The National Football League on Thursday is expected to ask a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by former players who say team officials gave them powerful painkillers and other drugs to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health. NFL lawyers... Read Story ›
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