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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...
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), founding co-chair of the U.S.-Japan Caucus and member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement regarding Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe’s visit to Pearl Harbor today with President Barack Obama: “In the 75...
Dozens of Fort Worth and Arlington pastors say the recent arrest of a black mother and her two teenage daughters by a white officer was racist despite other characterizations from city officials. The pastors gathered on Christmas Eve at Beth Eden Baptist Church to ask the black...
Texas lawmakers plan to bring to the floor several bills that would restrict abortions despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling last summer that found two provisions of Texas law on the procedure unconstitutional. The Dallas Morning News reports that lawmakers are undeterred by the...
The Texas Department of State Health Services and Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services have identified an additional Brownsville resident with a locally acquired case of Zika virus disease. It is the sixth local mosquito-transmitted case in Cameron County and...
Vehicle accidents are a leading cause of injuries and deaths over the holiday season, and most drunk driving accidents in Texas happen on New Year’s Eve. Recognizing the long-lasting costs and devastating impact that a drunk driving accident can have for victims and family...
Texas has collected more than $160,000 in child support since starting a program this year that bars some parents who owe money from renewing vehicle registrations. The Dallas Morning News reports December was the first month renewal requests can be denied in the Texas Attorney...
A white Texas police officer has been put on restricted duty after a video of him wrestling a black woman to the ground before arresting her and her two teenage daughters was posted on Facebook. The incident began in a Fort Worth neighborhood Wednesday afternoon when an officer...