DALLAS (AP) — Strong storms spawned several tornadoes and dumped heavy rain on North Texas overnight, flooding roads and damaging train tracks in an area where a freight train derailed before dawn on Friday, officials said.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — An Austin Independent School District bus driver has been fired as he faces allegations of sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl aboard the vehicle.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas has kicked off a public awareness campaign to help stop the spread of invasive zebra mussels as boaters prepare for the summer.
WACO, Texas (AP) — A Central Texas businessman who sold synthetic marijuana at his smoke shop faces up to 20 years in federal prison.
Richard Young Bruce pleaded guilty Thursday in Waco to possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance.
An undercover investigation led to charges against Bruce, who remains free pending sentencing.
Bruce's Cove Smoke Shack in Copperas Cove was raided last November. Officers seized more than 150 packets of synthetic marijuana and about $20,000 linked to the sales.