Side-by-side father and daughter share an even stronger bond now, donor and recipient. Mandi Arce, 19, was born with an abnormal kidney. After a rejected transplant in 2011 and five years of weekly dialysis visits Roy Arce discovered he was a match for his daughter. "It's pretty nice to be able to do that
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Texas judge has refused to throw out a felony abuse-of-power case against former Gov. Rick Perry on constitutional grounds, ruling that the case against the possible 2016 presidential hopeful should continue. District Judge Bert Richardson, who like Perry is a Republican, ruled Tuesday that the case should proceed. Perry's defense team had sought to have
District 28 Senator Charles Perry was recently named Chair of the Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs Committee. He's the first senator since 1993 to be granted a chairmanship in their first full term. Perry gained seniority over freshman senators after winning a special election in September. He now ranks 24 of 31 senators. "I'm very humbled, very honored and a
Public input needed on the demolition and construction of the former Villa De Norte Apartment site. The complex is uninhabitable after multiple storms in 2013. The North and East Lubbock CDC along with by-water development has submitted an application for housing tax credits to demolish the current units and build new ones. The project will be built in stages. Rhe
"Every situation is different," Lt. Ray Mendoza said. It's a sensitive subject. When is it warranted for law enforcement to use deadly force on a civilian? "If someone directs deadly force on us, then we're authorized to use deadly force or if somebody were to use hand to hand combat then we'll use hand to hand," Lt. Mendoza said. Lt.
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Texas judge has refused to throw out a felony abuse-of-power case against former Gov. Rick Perry on constitutional grounds, ruling that the case against the possible 2016 presidential hopeful should continue.
The Flying Tortilla Improv Comedy Troupe is made up of Texas Tech students who know how to think on their feet. The improv group has a competition in Houston this weekend.
District 28 Senator Charles Perry was recently named Chair of the Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs Committee. He's the first senator since 1993 to be granted a chairmanship in their first full term.
McRAE, Ga. — Authorities have positively identified two bodies as those of a Georgia couple who disappeared after driving three hours away to buy a classic auto, and the suspect already in custody has been charged with murder and armed robbery. Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said 69-year-old Elrey "Bud" Runion and his 66-year-old wife, June, were shot to death
OWENSBORO, Ky. — Former Kentucky governor and U.S. Sen. Wendell Ford is being remembered for his ability to get things done at the highest levels of government without compromising his love for his state or its people. Vice President Joe Biden and former President Bill Clinton were among the hundreds of people who filled the First Baptist Church of Owensboro
RICHMOND, Va. — The U.S. surgeon general says officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide public health policies. Dr. Vivek Murthy, the country's senior public health official, addressed the battery-powered devices that heat liquid nicotine during a stop Tuesday in Richmond. The newly-appointed Murthy says the technology should be embraced if evidence shows e-cigarettes
MORENCI, Ariz. — Two law-enforcement officers in southeastern Arizona are hospitalized after a shootout with a domestic violence suspect in Morenci. Authorities say the suspect — 29-year-old Chris Ingram — later died of his wounds at a Morenci hospital. They say Greenlee County Sheriff's deputy Jon Mennen and Clifton police Sgt. Jason Mingura suffered non-life threatening injuries and were being
BISMARCK, N.D. — As a blizzard slams the Northeast, the Northern Plains are seeing record-warm temperatures for the middle of winter. Readings were in the 50s and 60s yesterday, and they're climbing even higher today, with forecasts in the 70s in South Dakota. The city of Aberdeen has had to shut down its outdoor skating rinks. Meteorologist Todd Hamilton says