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Internal comments that question the credibility of nearly 20 Fort Worth area police officers have prosecutors alerting defense attorneys for more than 4,000 misdemeanor cases dating back to 1993. The comments were made on forms that sought prosecutors' personal observations...
THE ENTIRE TOWN OF COMFORT TURNED OUT IN A DRIVING RAINSTORM TODAY TO HONOR A PARTICIPANT IN ONE OF THE MOST ICONIC MILITARY ACTIONS IN AMERICAN HISTORY. COLONEL DICK COLE IS ONE OF ONLY TWO SURVIVING DOOLITTLE'S RAIDERS...THE B-25 CREWS THAT CARRIED OUT THE FIRST SUCCESSFUL...
THE TEXAS SUPREME COURT HAS REFUSED TO OVERTURN A SAME-SEX DIVORCE RULING BY A TRAVIS COUNTY JUDGE. THE STATE SUPREME COURT NEVER DEALT WITH THE ISSUE OF WHETHER THE SAME-SEX DIVORCE WAS PROPERLY GRANTED…IT UPHELD THE LOWER COURT’S DECISION REGARDING THE APPEAL OF THEN-ATTORNEY...
Police are seeking a suspected gunman after a man and a woman were fatally shot at a house in East Texas. Palestine (PAL'-uhs-teen) police say another man at the home during the shootings early Saturday was not harmed and called for help. Capt. James Muniz (MOO'-neez) says the...
AUSTIN – Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw, Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon, and members of the Public Safety Commission today were joined by Texas State Senator Brian Birdwell as the department commissioned 77 men and women as the...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas unemployment rate rose slightly in May to reach 4.3 percent. The Texas Workforce Commission on Friday announced that compares to a statewide jobless rate of 4.2 percent in April, which was the same as March. Unemployment nationwide last month was 5...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Texas Supreme Court has upheld the Austin divorce of a same-sex couple, rejecting challenges in a state where gay marriage remains outlawed. The court ruled Friday that the state lacks standing to intervene in the divorce of Angelique Taylor and Sabina...
It's about freedom, not the fries. So says new Texas Agricultural Commissioner Sid Miller, who announced Thursday that the state will repeal a decade-old ban on deep fryers in public school kitchens. The Republican says government mandates have failed to make kids healthier in...
Special prosecutor: AG Paxton investigation nears grand jury AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A special prosecutor says a criminal investigation surrounding Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and allegations that he broke state securities laws will soon head to a grand jury. Houston attorney...