AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - NSA leaker Edward Snowden spoke to the South By Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin Monday on a video hookup from Moscow. He gave advice on how Americans can keep their web-surfing more private by using a free encryption service and he called on the technology industry to create more software and services to help guard individual privacy.
WYLIE, Texas (AP) - Two 16-year-olds are accused of killing a classmate at Wylie East High School near Dallas. Authorities said in court Monday that the boys choked Ivan Mejia to death and that the victim and one of the boys may have been in a dispute over a girl. Police say they caught the boys trying to dump the body.
CORSICANA, Texas (AP) - Authorities are investigating whether one child shot another to death Monday in Central Texas. A 3-year-old boy was fatally shot outside a house in Eureka and Navarro County Sheriff says it appears the shooter was an 8-year-old. Investigators are calling it an accident.
DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines says it will begin flying next year from Dallas Love Field to Boston; Oakland and San Jose, California; Portland, Oregon; and Panama City Beach, Florida. A law banning those flights with large planes like Southwest's Boeing 737s expires in October. It could announce flights to more cities if it gets two more gates that American Airlines must sell.
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