Bernie Tiede is led into the Panola County court house by law enforcement officials in Carthage, Texas, Tuesday, May 6, 2014. The former mortician serving a life sentence for the death of a rich East Texas woman could soon go free with the agreement of the district attorney who prosecuted him. Tiede, whose case inspired the movie “Bernie,” is expected in court in Carthage, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

‘Bernie’ victim’s family fights for voice in court

When the East Texas mortician who inspired the movie “Bernie” was let out of prison, family members of the elderly woman he killed found out…

APD respond to SWAT situation near ABIA (Juan Salinas/KXAN)

SWAT call near ABIA ends peacefully

Just after 11 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a field in the area to check on a 46-year-old homeless man who called a suicide hotline thr…

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Austin steroid bust nets 22 arrests

Federal and state authorities arrested 22 people in the Austin area on Thursday believed to be connected to a steroid distribution ring.