Posted: Mar 16, 2014 5:30 AM
Updated: Mar 16, 2014 5:31 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Eight people remain hospitalized, including two in critical condition, after a deadly Southwest By Southwest festival crowd accident blamed on a suspected drunken driver. Travis County jail records show Rashad Owens of Killeen remained in custody yesterday on a capital murder charge. Bond is $3 million for Owens over the crash early Thursday in which he allegedly drove a car into concertgoers on an Austin street, killing two people and leaving 23 hurt.
HOUSTON (AP) A Houston-area woman has been charged in the death of her boyfriend's 4-year-old daughter after the girl allegedly was beaten. Harris County jail records show 32-year-old Elisena Carmona was being held yesterday on charges of murder and injury to a child by omission. Bond was set at $120,000 for Carmona, who was booked Friday.
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) Clayton Williams Energy Incorporated has sold some wells and leases in Texas for $71 million. The Midland-based oil and gas company on Friday announced it closed the sale on select holdings in Wilson, Brazos (BRAZ'-uhs), La Salle, Frio and Robertson counties.
LAS VEGAS (AP) Washington and Texas will become the first teams in any major U.S. sport to play a regular-season game in China when they meet in 2015. The nonconference game will be played on November 14th, 2015 The Pac-12 also announced it will also send an all-star basketball team to China for a tour this August.