North Texas

Doctors test blood samples for the Ebola virus at a mobile laboratory near Monrovia, Liberia. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Texas To Create 2 Units To Treat Ebola Patients

Texas will create containment facilities in North Texas and Galveston to treat any future Ebola patients.


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Texas Postal Carrier Not Indicted Over Dog Death

A grand jury has declined to indict a North Texas mail carrier charged with animal cruelty after a pet dog on his route with injured and had to be euthanized.


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2 Stabbed To Death Outside Texas Skating Rink

Two men were stabbed to death and several other people wounded in a fight early Saturday outside a North Texas roller skating rink, officials said.


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Woman Arrested In Killing Of Nursing Dog

Authorities say tips from the public led to the arrest of a 44-year-old North Texas woman accused of shooting her nursing dog and then leaving the body in a cage partially on a road along with her 10 blood-caked puppies.


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North Texas Records Its Fifth Earthquake In Past Week

North Texas has recorded its fifth earthquake in the past week.


Authorities allege a 13-year-old North Texas boy facing a capital murder charge used a bowling ball to fatally beat a 5-year-old boy. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images For DAGOC)

Police: Teen Fatally Beats 5-Year-Old With Bowling Ball

Authorities allege a 13-year-old North Texas boy facing a capital murder charge used a bowling ball to fatally beat a 5-year-old boy.


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Police: Bodies ‘Found Were Not Even Near Their Homes’

A rash of tornadoes slammed into several small communities in North Texas overnight, leaving at least six people dead, dozens more injured and hundreds homeless. The violent spring storm scattered bodies, flattened homes and threw trailers onto cars.


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Former Teacher Gets 5 Years For Online Soliciting Of Male Students

A former agriculture science teacher at a high school in North Texas has been sentenced to five years in prison for online solicitation of male students.


American Airlines has sent layoff warnings to more than 11,000 employees. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Woman, 25, Dies On Texas-Bound Flight From Brazil

Police say an American Airlines jet flying from Brazil to North Texas has diverted to Houston after a 25-year-old passenger died aboard the aircraft.


File photo of painted circles that marked evidence in the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. in 1999. Former police chief Rodney Pearson was brought on as police chief in Jasper in 2011. (credit: PAUL BUCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Tremor Rattles North Texas Suburbs

A slight earth tremor rattled part of North Texas.