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A suburban Dallas police officer who is charged in the shooting death of a teenage burglary suspect and the wounding of another boy while off duty has resigned from his department. Farmers Branch Police Chief Sid Fuller said that Officer Ken Johnson submitted his resignation on...
Older drivers with a history of falling are 40 percent more likely to be involved in crashes than their peers, according to a new study released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. Falls limit an older drivers' ability to function behind the wheel and can make driving...
A Texas grand jury indicted 48 more bikers Wednesday in connection with a May 2015 shootout outside a Twin Peaks restaurant that left nine dead, bringing the total number of people facing felony charges to 154. Prosecutors in Waco announced that all the bikers indicted are...
In Austin, Mexico businessman Francisco Antonio Colorado-Cessa (aka “Pancho”), 55, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for laundering Los Zetas drug proceeds and attempting to bribe a federal judge announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., FBI Special...
A Waco Grand Jury hands down 48 more indictments in the deadly Twin Peaks shooting that left nine dead and over two dozen wounded last May. Dozens were jailed. Last November the Grand Jury indicted 106 bikers with organized criminal activity.
If you see something, say something. That's the message authorities have for Texans in light of the Brussels attacks. DPS's Lonny Haschel says you can you report the out-of-the-ordinary to their iWatch app or website. “We really just want to remind people to be vigilant. Keep an...
Sandra Bland's mother says she wants the former Texas trooper who pulled her daughter over last summer to be held accountable for his actions. Geneva Reed-Veal said Tuesday she's also still seeking answers as to how her daughter could have killed herself in a jail cell in Waller...
A federal appeals court in New Orleans has set a May 24 date for its re-hearing of a Texas voter ID law. A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal had ruled in August that the law violates parts of the Voting Rights Act. But a majority of the full 15-member...
Authorities say an East Texas woman was fatally shot after an 8-year-old boy picked up a rifle and it accidentally discharged at a home. Anderson County Sheriff Greg Taylor says the boy picked up a rifle while in a room with the woman's husband, who was cleaning weapons Saturday...