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Photo: TX DPS Web site AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today released the Texas Gang Threat Assessment , which was developed to provide a broad overview and update of gang activity in Texas. “This report provides an overview of gangs operating in Texas,...
(Credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Senate has preliminarily approved a bill offering taxpayer-funded vouchers that allow some special education students to leave public schools for private alternatives. Supporters say only about 30,000 students would qualify. Those opposed worry...
(Credit: Associated Press) A Mexican laborer says he heard people crying and asking for water before he lost consciousness in the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Texas Walmart. Adan Lara Vega says he was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be...
Photo: Shutterstock As summer reaches its mid-point and the height of the summer driving season, AAA Texas wants to prevent fatalities and injuries as a result of motorcycle collisions. In Texas 496 motorcyclists were killed in 2016, which is a 6.9 percent increase from 2015. In...
(Credit: Associated Press) In San Antonio, 60–year-old James Matthew Bradley, Jr., is charged with one count of transporting illegal aliens, announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., and U. S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security...
(Credit: Associated Press) A 60-year-old man who was arrested after authorities say at least ten people died in the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer found outside a Walmart in San Antonio will be in federal court on Monday morning. Federal prosecutors say James Mathew...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Gerald Bernard) Authorities called to a Walmart parking lot found eight people dead and 20 others in dire condition in the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer, victims of what police said Sunday was an immigrant-smuggling operation gone wrong. The driver was...
(Photo: Shutterstock/Bartek Zyczynski) With a rise in teacher salary and benefits added to the special session, State Representative Trent Ashby said this legislation matters to tens of thousands of educators across Texas, both active and retired. Especially since retired...
(Photo:Shutterstock/Studio C) The so called bathroom bill has made it out of committee and will presented to the full Texas senate later in the special session. Several businesses have come forward and said this is bad for the Texas Economy. The Bill's Author State senator Lois...