Texas governor to reject new refugees, first under Trump

HOUSTON — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says the state will reject the re-settlement of new refugees, becoming the first state known to do so...

Ban on state income tax gets strong support

AUSTIN — Amendments to the state constitution that would make it harder to enact a state income tax, stabilize funding for state parks and...

Border Patrol agent shoots, kills gunman who opened fire

SUNLAND PARK, New Mexico — Border Patrol officials say an agent shot and killed a gunman who opened fire about a mile from the...

Texas deputy fatally shoots man armed with knife, tree limb

KOUNTZE, Texas — Authorities say an East Texas sheriff's deputy fatally shot a 31-year-old man after he used a knife and a tree limb...

AMBER Alert issued for 3-month-old girl

UPDATE: Jamila Franklin has been found safe and sound. Amarillo Police are on the lookout for a woman in connection with the abduction of a...

Spokesman: Oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens dies at age 91

OKLAHOMA CITY — T. Boone Pickens, a brash and quotable oil tycoon who grew even wealthier through corporate takeover attempts, died Wednesday. He was...

Odessa gunman called 911, FBI tip line before shootings

A man who killed 7 people and injured 23 others in a wild shooting spree across Odessa on Saturday called both 911 and the...

Heartbreak in Odessa: Multiple people dead, injured by gunman who was also killed

Updated: 12:30 p.m. City of Odessa director of communications Devin Sanchez that there are eight confirmed deaths (three in Midland and five in Odessa), which...

El Paso shooting suspect says AK-style gun came from Romania

EL PASO — The suspected gunman in the deadly mass shooting in El Paso earlier this month told police that the AK-style rifle used...

Trump faces protests as he visits Dayton, El Paso

DAYTON, Ohio — Protesters greeted President Donald Trump's arrival in Dayton Wednesday, blaming his incendiary rhetoric for inflaming political and racial tensions in the...