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AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Johnny June Mason Jr., 48, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Mason is wanted for parole violation and failure...
Lawmakers in DC are gearing up to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Texas GOP Senator John Cornyn says in the next few days congressional leaders will address Obamacare's broken promises. "Higher premiums, less coverage, many lost their insurance altogether after being promised by...
The reward for Freddie Alaniz, 36, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of January. Alaniz is wanted for murder, sexual assault of a child and...
FROM THE OFFICE OF THE TEXAS COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar said today that state sales tax revenue totaled $2.44 billion in December, 4.9 percent more than in December 2015. “Sales tax revenue growth was led by collections from sectors...
A federal judge is hearing arguments from abortion rights advocates and Texas attorneys before deciding whether the state's rules mandating burial or cremation for fetal remains can take effect. The health department regulations would ban hospitals and abortion facilities from...
Former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush will attend President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony later this month. Bush's office said in a statement Tuesday that they'll be attending the Jan. 20 inauguration. The statement said they're "pleased...
Texas has filed a lawsuit to force the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to decide whether an impounded shipment of a drug used for executions should be delivered to the state. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton says the FDA is either incompetent or willfully obstructing the...
A federal judge in Texas has ordered a halt to another Obama administration effort to strengthen transgender rights, this time over health rules that social conservatives say could force doctors to violate their religious beliefs. U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor on Saturday...
The first trial over a Central Texas gunfight involving rival motorcycle gangs that left nine people dead and more than 150 bikers charged is now set for April, 23 months after the 2015 shootout. Several charged in the gunfire at a Twin Peaks restaurant have been seeking a...