Stories by Juan A. Lozano

Monday, July 18, 2016

A former scouting director of the St. Louis Cardinals gets prison time in hacking case

HOUSTON - A federal judge sentenced the former scouting director of the St. Louis Cardinals to nearly four years in prison Monday for hacking the Houston Astros' player personnel database and ...
By Juan A. Lozano

Saturday, Aug 29, 2015

Suspect arrested in Texas deputy's death

Prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling up his patrol car Friday night at a ...
By Juan A. Lozano

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Social media password case breaks new ground

After losing ownership of his suburban Houston store in bankruptcy, Jeremy Alcede spent nearly seven weeks in jail for refusing a federal judge's order to provide the new owner with the passwords ...
By Juan A. Lozano

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Blue Bell finds listeria's origins in ice cream

Blue Bell Creameries believes the listeria found at its Oklahoma facility is likely linked to a non-sanitary room, although the company has not pinpointed a single source for the contamination.
By Juan A. Lozano

Friday, May 15, 2015

Blue Bell laying off a third of workforce

HOUSTON - Blue Bell Creameries will lay off more than a third of its workforce after a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that prompted a nationwide recall of all its products, ...
By Juan A. Lozano

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Blue Bell seeks listeria link

A massive recall has brought more attention and put more pressure on a century-old Texas ice cream company searching to discover how its products were linked to a deadly string of listeria cases.
By Juan A. Lozano

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Vikings' Peterson reaches plea agreement

CONROE, Texas - Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson avoided jail time in a plea agreement reached with prosecutors to resolve his child abuse case.
By Juan A. Lozano

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014

Trial date is set in Peterson child abuse case

CONROE, Texas — Adrian Peterson is hoping to go to trial as soon as possible. Whether the star running back for the Minnesota Vikings returns to the playing field any time soon is another question ...
By Juan A. Lozano

Friday, July 19, 2013

Friday, June 21, 2013

Ex-Enron CEO resentenced to 14 years

HOUSTON - Ex-Enron Corp. CEO Jeffrey Skilling - already in prison for his role in the once-mighty energy giant's collapse - was resentenced to 14 years as part of a court-ordered reduction.
By Juan A. Lozano

Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013

Fight leads to gunfire at Texas college

HOUSTON - A fight between two people erupted in gunfire Tuesday at a Houston-area community college, catching a maintenance man in the crossfire and leaving students and others cowering in classrooms.
By Juan A. Lozano
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Clinton promises steady leadership
PHILADELPHIA - Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world. She aggressively ...