Texas

Police: Suspect talked of death details cops never released

Police in Louisiana say a man accused of killing a woman in 2004 and dumping her body in Texas told people details never made public.
June 12, 2021, 11:17 AM

National

Six Flags park settling lawsuit over fingerprints for $36M

Six Flags Great America has settled a class-action lawsuit by agreeing to pay $36 million over the use of fingerprint scanners at its Illinois theme park.
June 12, 2021, 8:29 AM

Texas

Police: Driver hit 141 mph before killing man in Las Vegas

Authorities in Las Vegas have said a man from El Paso, Texas, was arrested on reckless driving and DUI charges after fatally hitting a moped rider last weekend while driving 141 mph near the Strip.
June 10, 2021, 8:12 PM

National

American plans orders for small, electric-powered aircraft

American Airlines says it will invest in a company that’s working on a small, electric-powered aircraft that could someday carry people from city centers to airports by taking off and landing vertically like helicopters.
June 10, 2021, 5:20 PM

Texas

At least 6 hurt as Border Patrol van is run off Texas road

The Border Patrol says at least six people were injured when a semitrailer cut off one of its vans on a West Texas highway, forcing it off the road.
June 10, 2021, 3:47 PM

National

Robert Durst hospitalized, delaying his murder trial again

Robert Durst, the multimillionaire real estate heir on trial in the killing of his best friend, has been hospitalized for an unspecified health issue.
June 10, 2021, 2:01 PM

Texas

Coal plants in Maryland, Pennsylvania and Ohio to shut down

The owner of three coal-fired power plants in Maryland, Pennsylvania and Ohio says that it will shut them down.
June 10, 2021, 12:43 PM

Texas

Opera house reborn after it closed down 60 years ago

In its heyday, the Lakeport Opera House in Laconia served as a performance venue, dance hall, even a speakeasy.
June 10, 2021, 9:51 AM