Texas Woman Gets Prison; Abandoned Newborn Covered With AntsA Texas woman has been sentenced to four years in prison for abandoning her newborn daughter in a flower bed where the child was found covered with ants.
Dallas Zoo Welcomes A New Giant AnteaterA new animal is on display at the Dallas Zoo. Weighing nearly 100 pounds, sporting a very fluffy tail and ready to capture dinner with a tongue that is about two feet long, the zoo now has a giant anteater.
Texas Football Player, 12, Dies After Ant Bites A 12-year-old boy died after apparently having a severe allergic reaction to ant bites he suffered while warming up during halftime of a Texas middle school football game.
Positive Heat Wave Side Effect -- Fewer Fire AntsThe extreme heat in North Texas has resulted in one good side effect -- there are fewer fire ants.