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Father shoots and kills teen found in daughter's bedroom

In Texas, police say a father shot and killed a boy he found in his daughter's bedroom in the middle of the night. The girl at first denied knowing the boy, but police have learned they were friends.

Man charged with deadly SXSW crash had blood alcohol of .114

Newly released documents from the Austin Police Department indicate a possible motive for the alleged DWI driver who ran through a crowd of people at Austin's South by Southwest Festival, killing two and injuring 23 early Thursday morning.<

Texas father charged in death of daughter, girlfriend

Just hours after speaking at his daughter's vigil, a father is now charged in her death, and the death of her girlfriend.

Wounded veteran kicked off Fiesta Texas ride

What was supposed to be a fun day at Six Flags for a military veteran and his daughter ended when he says he was barred from a ride because of his disability.

Amber Alert Discontinued: Suspect, child located in Dallas

UPDATE: The Amber Alert that was issued Friday morning has ended safely in Dallas after the suspect was caught by Dallas Police on Interstate 40 just after 1:00 p.m. CST Friday afternoon.

Duo (Tri)es to steal thousands of pins from sorority headquarters in TX

Two people face jail time for attempting to steal thousands of pins from a sorority's headquarters in Arlington, Texas.

Civil Rights milestone brings four Presidents together

Few occasions are notable enough to bring together former and sitting presidents — inaugurations, funerals, the opening of a presidential library.

Arming U.S. agents in Mexico stalling trade agreement

 Call it one of the most heralded binational agreements between the United States and Mexico you have probably never heard of.

TEA makes push for more early college high schools

A new kind of high school is catching on across the state of Texas - one that saves families thousands of dollars while also giving students a jump start on their education.

Two New Mexico Corrections Officers die in accident

Two New Mexico Corrections Department employees were tragically killed in a car accident on Wednesday, March 12th, 2013. Officer Noel Reyes, 22, and Jesus Felix, 24, were in San Antonio when the vehicle they were in rolled.

CDC: Rare female to female HIV transmission

A Texas woman apparently contracted HIV through sexual contact with another woman, the Centers for Disease Control reported Thursday, a rare female-to-female transmission of the virus.

Three women allegedly assaulted; border agent found dead

One of three female undocumented immigrants who were allegedly kidnapped and assaulted was rescued at the south Texas residence of a U.S. Border Patrol agent who was found dead inside, authorities said Thursday.

Driver identified in deadly SXSW crash

A crowded street at a popular festival in Austin, Texas, became a chaotic scene as a suspected drunk driver tore through the crowd, running over people and hitting other cars, leaving two people dead and others seriously injured.

VIDEO: 2 dead, 5 still in critical condition following SXSW crash

Update: In a statement released by MassiveMusic, a European booking and promotions agency, one of the victims who was killed early Thursday morning was identified as Steven Craenmehr, 35,