NTSB recovers black boxes from plane that burned in Texas

By DAVID KOENIG Associated Press Federal investigators are interviewing people who were on a jet that ran off a Texas runway during takeoff and burst into flames. The National Transportation Safety Board said Wednesday that investigators expect to spend one to two weeks gathering evidence at the site of the accident at an airport near […]

Fiery plane crash near Houston, but all 21 on board survive

WALLER COUNTY, Texas, — An emergency response got underway mid-morning Tuesday in the wake of a downed plane in Waller County, ABC affiliate KTRK reported. Texas Department of Public Safety confirmed the incident near the Houston Executive Airport, in the southeast corner of Waller County. DPS officials said 21 people were on board and all […]

Texas lawmakers pass new congressional maps bolstering GOP

By ACACIA CORONADO and PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republicans have approved redrawn U.S. House maps that favor incumbents and could decrease political representation for growing minority communities in the nation’s largest red state. The Republican-controlled Legislature approved the maps late Monday night, and they will now be sent to […]

Cowboys survive in OT to beat Patriots 35-29

FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts — What a roller coaster of emotions! The Dallas Cowboys were able to survive early game mistakes to get the win in Massachusetts 35-29 on Sunday. CeeDee Lamb made a 35-yard touchdown reception to seal the win. Cornerback Trevon Diggs got his seventh interception of the season, giving him at least one in […]