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Elderly homeowner shoots, wounds burglary suspect

SAN ANTONIO -- When he shot and wounded a burglary suspect in his near South Side home early Tuesday, Felipe Salazar, 79, had a feeling it was the same person who had broken into his home and stolen two shotguns a few days ago. His suspicions wer

Decaying Bodies Found in Fort Worth Funeral Home

FORT WORTH (KDAF) -- FORT WORTH– A Fort Worth funeral home is accused of doing the unthinkable. The property owner gave Johnson Family Mortuary a notice to move out two weeks ago.

Texas children rescued from hot car while mom gets hair done

Some brave shoppers jumped into action-- smashing open a car after spotting children inside. It happened Monday in Katy, Texas, as temperatures hovered above 90 degrees. The rescue was caught on camera.

Immigrants posing as 'fake families' to stay in the U.S.

The influx of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border may be triggering yet another problem for Border Patrol agents--fake family units.

Gun Marshals in School: Training Begins in Texas

DALLAS-FORT WORTH (KDAF) -- Richard Martinez's son was killed after a shooting on the University of California Santa Barbara campus this May. Out of that tragedy came the rallying cry, 'Not one more!' Some folks think the answer is gun control.

Texas man violently kills girlfriend in front of her 4 children

A Texas man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend several times, then throwing her off a balcony-- all in front of her four young children. The victim died later at the hospital, and the boyfriend is now in jail being held without bond.

Undocumented immigrant journalist Jose Vargas detained at Texas airport

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas suspected he wouldn't get out.

Immigrants posing as "fake families" to stay in the U.S.

MCALLEN, TX (Alex Stockwell) -- The influx of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border may be triggering yet another problem for Border Patrol agents--fake family units. Although there are no official numbers available, there are repo

Shrimp season predicted to be below average for the western gulf

Shrimp season begins tomorrow and The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting a below average shrimp season this year.

After 5 years in captivity, Bowe Bergdahl to start work at Texas Army post

For five years, Taliban militants held Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl captive.