Southwest Journalist

New Mexico biofuel plant explodes into flames

Zane Sparling

May 27, 2014

JUAN CARLOS LLORCA Associated Press ANTHONY, N.M. โ€” A New Mexico biofuel facility caught fire Tuesday, sending a giant column of black smoke into the air and prompting authorities to briefly evacuate an area that included about 350 homes. A series of...

Wreck near Refugio kills 4

Tara Bryant

May 27, 2014

CORPUS CHRISTI โ€” Officials say four people have died in a three-vehicle wreck after an SUV hydroplaned near Refugio. Department of Public Safety spokesman Cpl. Charlie Ramirez said a Chevrolet Suburban traveling south on U.S....

Heavy storms bring needed rain to parched Texas

Casey Hutchins

May 27, 2014

DALLAS โ€” Swaths of Central and Southeast Texas continue under a flash flood watch as thunderstorms move across the state. A flash flood warning is in effect for Austin and surrounding counties until mid-morning today after...

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