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(Photo Credit: Latoyia Thomas) Police have arrested a 19-year-old man for the fatal shooting of an 8-year-old Houston girl following a traffic accident last weekend. Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said Wednesday that police are withholding the name of the man in custody...
(Photo Credit: Baylor University) Texas' top law enforcement agency has opened a preliminary investigation into Baylor University and how it handled reports of sexual and physical assault over several years. The Texas Rangers confirmed Wednesday they are working with the...
(Photo Credit: Screenshot/Periscope) One of two police officers shot while investigating a home burglary in Houston has been released from a hospital. A post on the Houston Police Department Twitter account said 34-year-old Officer Jose Munoz was discharged from a Houston...
(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) An Islamic association has again received permission from a North Texas town to move forward with plans for a Muslim cemetery despite opposition from residents seeking to block the project. Officials in Farmersville, northeast of Dallas, approved a...
(Photo Credit: FBISD/Twitter) A Houston-area school district is apologizing after an administrator told Muslim students they need to obtain permission from an imam to wear hijabs in school. The Fort Bend school district said in a statement this week that students at Bush High...
(Photo Credit: Getty Images) The Texas Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that conservatives hope will provide an opening to challenge the landmark 2015 ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide. The all-Republican court initially refused to hear the lawsuit, which...
(image courtesy Houston Police Dept) A shootout with Police in Houston leads to two officers being injured, one critically, and the suspect shot dead. According to Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo, the suspect came out of a storage shed on someone's property firing at police. "...
A "wrongful birth" bill prohibiting parents from suing doctors after their child is born with severe disabilities is headed to the full Texas Senate. The chamber's State Affairs Committee approved the measure Monday, after hearing emotional testimony from both supporters and...
(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) An attorney for a voting rights group says President Donald Trump's administration has told her that the federal government no longer plans to challenge Texas' strict voter ID law. Danielle Lang, of the Washington-based Campaign Legal Center, said...