Home » News » View News
State

Here is the latest Texas news from The Associated Press

Font size

Posted: Apr 4, 2014 6:00 AM

Updated: Apr 4, 2014 6:01 AM

GREENVILLE, Texas (AP) Five people have been hurt and hundreds of homes and businesses lost power after North Texas thunderstorms destroyed some structures. Electric provider Oncor (ON'-kor) reported more than 1,200 homes and businesses were without power. Most of those were in the Hunt County area. The Denton area yesterday had hail the size of grapefruits.

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) Investigators say unstable mental health may be the underlying cause of a soldier's fatal shooting rampage at Fort Hood this week. They also believe an argument with another service member likely preceded the attack by Specialist Ivan Lopez. Lopez turned his gun on himself after killing three people and wounding 16 others Wednesday.

HOUSTON (AP) An ex-Houston strip club security guard sought after a pregnant cleaning woman was slain at the adult establishment has been caught in Mexico. A capital murder warrant was issued Monday for Osvaldo Fernandez-Aguilar in the death of Maria Lucrecia. Investigators say the club was closed when the woman was found fatally beaten and about $1,000 was missing from a cash register.

NEW YORK (AP) A New York City auctioneer is offering for sale a rare Revolutionary War flag it says could bring between $1 million and $3 million. Doyle New York says the 1775 Forster Flag is the earliest surviving flag representing the 13 original colonies. It's being sold Wednesday to benefit the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at the University of Texas at Austin.

Topics: 3rd NewsMinute

KRGV is Social