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Sandra Bland's family is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the black woman's arrest, jailing and death last summer should be withheld from them. Texas says it has immunity from damages sought in a lawsuit...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - MIT student engineers won a competition to transform SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk's idea into a design for a Hyperloop to move pods of people at high speed. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts,...
The reward for Robert Chrismon, 53, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of February. Chrismon is a violent sex offender, and is wanted for...
Today is the last day for Texans to register to vote in the March 1 primary, but you will also need to make sure you have proper identification when you cast your ballot. Texas election laws require voters to present an approved ID before entering the voting booth. Alicia Pierce...
Nearly 200 law enforcement leaders are considering new rules to change how officers use force that they say could significantly remake how policing in the United States has been done for decades. Police officers in Dallas will soon be taught to move backward during target...
Authorities in Texas are reviewing thousands of cases using a possibly flawed way of determining the odds that a defendant left DNA at a crime scene. The ongoing review of cases focuses on samples that include DNA from more than one person. Forensics experts and prosecutors are...
Jamacian Health officials confirmed it's first Zika virus case in a 4yr old boy, who had just returned from a trip to Texas. The Zika virus, which is known to cause birth defects in infants has been spreading globally at an alarming rate. 31 Americans in 11 states and Washington...
Police in Fort Worth, Texas, filed a report early Saturday after receiving a call about a disturbance involving Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel and a woman who described herself to officers as his ex-girlfriend. Police said in a news release that they could not...
Call it the I-35 firewall, because it’s the best defense against a big downturn in the Texas economy. Three major metros along the interstate corridor — Dallas, Austin and San Antonio — keep adding jobs even as oil prices plunge. And their gains may be enough to offset the...