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Photo: Shutterstock Police in at least two Dallas suburbs say they're trying to determine what's preventing people from being able to make emergency 911 calls. Authorities in Plano (PLAY'-noh) and Rowlett (row-LET'), both just northeast of Dallas, are asking anyone facing an...
(Credit: Office of the Governor) Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the 139th annual Sheriffs' Association Training Conference and Expo in Grapevine, Texas. In his speech, the Governor outlined legislation passed during the 85th legislative session to further...
(Credit: Associated Press) Bishop C. Andrew Doyle of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, joined by other faith leaders and Texas Impact, a statewide interfaith organization whose membership includes more than two dozen Christian, Jewish, and Muslim denominational bodies, filed an...
KLBJ file photo A judge has ordered Baylor University to turn over to plaintiffs' attorneys records of all cases of sexual assault and harassment since 2003 in a lawsuit against the nation's largest Baptist school. A group of women is suing Baylor, claiming the school in Texas...
KLBJ file photo A new trial date of Dec. 11 is set for Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to face felony securities fraud charges. It's the third time a trial date has been set. Paxton's case was previously scheduled to begin in April, then September. The Houston...
Texas health officials have reported what they believe to be the state's first case this year of local Zika virus transmission. A statement Wednesday by the Texas Department of State Health Services says the person hasn't traveled outside his home area recently, so the virus was...
(Credit: Associated Press) U.S. authorities have detained 13 immigrants who were found inside a sweltering tractor-trailer in San Antonio as potential witnesses in the criminal investigation. A spokesman for the U.S. attorney's office in San Antonio said Wednesday that the 13...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Gutesa) The Texas Senate has approved a beefed-up texting while driving ban that pre-empts existing ordinances against distracted driving in 45 cities statewide. In May, the Republican-controlled Legislature made Texas one of the country's last states to...
Photo: DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Douglas Alexander Herrera - Hernandez, 20, (pictured left) and Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, 26, (pictured right) to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and cash rewards of up to $5,000 each are...