Posted: Sep 6, 2013 2:30 AM
Updated: Sep 6, 2013 2:31 AM
HOUSTON (AP) A 17-year-old charged in the fatal stabbing of a fellow student at a Houston-area high school is set to be back in court. Luis Alfaro has been charged with murder in Wednesday morning's killing of Joshua Devon Broussard. Alfaro has told investigators the altercation began when he bumped a different youth in the school cafeteria.
HOUSTON (AP) Family and friends of Houston's top prosecutor are preparing to remember him. A memorial service for Harris County District Attorney Mike Anderson is set for this afternoon at a Houston church. Anderson died last week at his home after battling cancer. He was 57.
ABILENE, Texas (AP) A wing commander at a West Texas Air Force base says he has a plan for defending the base from attacks by zombies. Brigadier General Glen VanHerck says he didn't intend to attract that much attention. He says it was only to show the Dyess community he was "approachable" and a human with a sense of humor.
DALLAS (AP) Two male cheetah cubs have joined the Dallas Zoo population. Zoo officials have marked the occasion by providing them with a puppy. The 8-week-old feline brothers were born July 8 at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute. The zoo is providing them with an 8-week-old black Labrador retriever puppy.