Posted: Apr 14, 2013 2:38 AM
Updated: Apr 14, 2013 2:38 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) The Travis County district attorney has apologized after her arrest on a drunken driving charge. Rosemary Lehmberg said yesterday in a statement that she "deeply" regretted her actions and takes full responsibility. She was arrested and booked into the county jail late Friday night. An arrest affidavit was not clear about whether Lehmberg took a breath test. She did perform a field sobriety test.
NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (AP) The city of New Braunfels has sued The Scooter Store to get back more than $2.6 million in job-creation incentives awarded to the company raided by federal agents in February. The lawsuit filed Friday in Comal County district court contends the supplier of wheelchairs and scooters of failing to maintain employment levels under an economic incentive agreement.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) Authorities don't know what has caused 15 people to suffer headaches and vomiting at a store that sells items for babies. Nine employees at Buy Buy Baby and six customers fell ill yesterday afternoon. The Fort Worth fire department said Saturday that carbon monoxide had been ruled out as the cause of the illnesses.
GATESVILLE, Texas (AP) A Texas dentist convicted in the death of her unfaithful husband after running him down with her car in 2002 has been denied parole. The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles said Thursday that the nature of 55-year-old Clara Harris' crime was reason enough to keep her imprisoned. Harris has served half of her 20-year sentence.