CHICAGO (AP) — The Texas Rangers will hold a blood drive and accept donations this weekend for victims of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.
The Rangers said Thursday that the relief effort will take place during their home series against Seattle.
As many as 15 people were killed and more than 160 others were injured Wednesday night in the accident in the farm town of West, Texas.
The Rangers said fans can bring essential items all weekend for the victims and that cash donations also will be accepted. The team's food truck will head to West to make food and water donations.
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Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg heads to court this week as a defendant in a civil trial that could oust her from office.
Late Saturday night into early Sunday morning, a light band of freezing drizzle traversed the I-35 corridor eastward. With sub-freezing temperatures, even the light precipitation created major problems.
A 10-year-old was killed while standing outside a vehicle after the child's family was involved in a fender bender, DPS said.
Austin Police confirm they have located an 82-year-old women who went missing last night.
APD is responding to a 25 vehicle accident near the 5400 block of Ed Bluestein near Thurgood Ave.
A man is dead after being hit by several vehicles in the eastbound lane of Highway 71 Saturday night.