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Federal prosecutors say the part-owner of a Southeast Texas pharmacy has pleaded guilty to federal bribery and tax charges in a health care kickbacks scheme. With his plea before a federal judge in Austin, 37-year-old Brian David Haney admits paying more than $800,000 to the...
The Houston Chronicle is reporting Texas-based ice cream maker Blue Bell wants federal regulators to ease precautions in place since a deadly listeria outbreak and allow the company to return to more normal procedures followed by its competitors. The newspaper , reviewing...
AAA Texas encourages everyone, who is of legal drinking age and who plans to have alcoholic beverages to celebrate the New Year, to designate a sober driver, call for a cab or city approved ride sharing service, or plan an overnight stay before having their first drink. As a...
Attorney General Ken Paxton last night filed an amicus brief in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas supporting a lawsuit that challenges unconstitutional racial and sex-based quotas for board membership on the State Bar of Texas. Currently, the board of...
A Houston-area man whose life prison sentence for the 1999 killing of his pregnant wife was vacated by Texas' highest criminal court has been freed on bond. David Mark Temple walked out of the Harris County Jail late Wednesday afternoon after nine years in a Texas prison. The...
A kitchen supervisor at a federal lockup in San Antonio has been arrested for trying to smuggle contraband to inmates. Federal authorities say Ray Alexander Barr asked several prisoners at the Central Texas Detention Facility if they wanted contraband in exchange for money...
Texas Army National Guard officials say two crew members aboard an Apache helicopter on a routine training mission have died when their aircraft crashed in Galveston Bay just off the shoreline about 25 miles southeast of Houston. Chief Warrant Officer 5 Glen Webb says names of...
Federal authorities say six people have pleaded guilty in a $2 million bribery scheme involving Mexican officials securing aircraft maintenance and repair contracts with Mexican government-owned and controlled entities. Prosecutors in Houston and San Antonio say charges and plea...
San Antonio police say two Home Depot employees have been hurt trying to halt some shoplifters. One of the workers was shot in the face with a BB gun when he confronted the two thieves. The other has been hurt when she fell during the confrontation Tuesday afternoon. Both have...