Police Fatally Shot Man Swinging A MacheteMidland police say an officer has fatally shot a man who barricaded himself in his home for nearly four hours and swung a machete at officers who entered.
Off-Duty Midland Officer Kills Restaurant Gunman A gunman who opened fire in the kitchen of a West Texas restaurant has been shot and killed by an off-duty police officer who was eating at the place.
Two Dozen Suspects Arrested During Crackdown For Meth RingMore than two dozen suspects have been nabbed in a crackdown on a West Texas-based methamphetamine ring linked to California and Nevada.
Firefighter Dies In Apparent Murder-Suicide A Midland firefighter has died from gunshot wounds in what police say was an apparent murder-suicide involving a five-hour armed standoff.
Woman Upset About Microwaved Corn Dog Arrested For Aggravated Assault A Dallas-area woman has been arrested in a cooked corn dog dispute at a West Texas business.
Banker Sentenced To Prison For Auto Loan ScamA former West Texas credit union officer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison and must repay $4.1 million in an auto loan scam.
Four Foot Pet Kangaroo Gets Loose In MidlandOfficers in West Texas who answered calls about a kangaroo hopping along a road helped capture the pet and return the Aussie-type animal to its owner.
Two Dead, Two Hospitalized After Collision Blamed On Dust StormTwo people are dead and two others are hospitalized after 17-vehicle chain collision on a West Texas interstate blamed on a dust storm.