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The “affluenza” teen turned 19 on Monday. At that point, his case moved out of the juvenile system. Attorneys have said they expect Criminal District Judge Wayne Salvant to keep Couch in jail for an additional four months as a condition of his probation. However, experts say the...
A San Antonio school officer caught on tape body-slamming a middle-school student was fired Monday by the district, which said the officer's misstatements about what happened were revealed by the video. Officer Joshua Kehm's statements on the March incident were "inconsistent"...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is blasting the way the country chooses presidential party nominees as "corrupt" and "crooked" as he grapples with the potential of a contested convention that he risks losing. Speaking to thousands packed in a frigid airport hangar...
And so the 2016 presidential contest is taking over New York, a city and a state where politics is played with brass knuckles and brickbats. The press is relentless. The pressure is intense. And on a scale of 1 to 10, the likelihood of a candidate slipping up or overreacting is...
Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis posted a video on his Facebook page over the weekend where he ripped the Black Lives Matter movement for ignoring the problem of "black men killing black men." In his heartfelt video commentary Lewis called out the movement for making...
A San Antonio school police officer has been placed on leave while the district investigates a video purporting to show him throwing a 12-year-old girl onto the ground last week. San Antonio Independent School District spokeswoman Leslie Price told the San Antonio Express-News...
He is the Republican Party's undisputed front-runner, yet Donald Trump 's White House aspirations may now depend on a messy fight for delegates he is only now scrambling to address. Trump's campaign on Monday vowed to pursue legal action against the Republican National Committee...
Sanders called out GE ( GE ) for shipping jobs to Mexico , shutting down American factories and working hard to minimize its tax bill. "That is greed and that's selfishness. That is lack of respect for the people of this country," the Democratic presidential candidate told the...
Talk of a potential contested convention began swirling among top GOP officials before primary season even began. And now, with crucial March 15 contests in the rear-view mirror and multiple GOP candidates still remaining in the race, a contested convention is looking...