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Authorities say a Beaumont man stabbed his older brother to death after the two fought over what television show to watch. Witnesses told Beaumont police that a 35-year-old man began changing the channel early Sunday when his 45-year-old brother attacked him. Both were...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — El Paso police say an officer shot dead an armed male car passenger who refused the officer's demand that he drop his handgun during a traffic stop. The incident happened about 9:50 p.m. Friday on a side street just off U.S. 54 in the northeastern part of...
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to settle the issue of same-sex marriage once and for all. Friday, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments for cases from Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. With similar bans on gay and lesbian marriages being struck down around...
There is a very happy ending for two French bulldogs who went missing. They are now back with their family. But there are still a lot of questions about what happened and why a FedEx driver took the dogs and loaded them into his delivery truck. "Hip hip hooray!" said little...
Texas Governor-Elect, Greg Abbot spoke at the Texas Public Policy Foundation's 13th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature this morning and talked on his agenda, vision and bringing Texas back to a leader in the nation. Abbott said his agenda is to number one--...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Gilberto Garcia, 35, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers is also offering an additional reward...
(from My Plates) The official vendor for specialty license plates in Texas, My Plates, is in the process of formally notifying over fifty organizations that their plate design does not meet the state’s new minimum requirement of 200 plates actively in-use. This new requirement...
Police shot and killed a man holding his girlfriend at gunpoint inside her apartment. Ronald Sneed, 31, ignored commands to drop the weapon, investigators said. Sneed's death initially angered family, friends and neighbors in the 300 block of Yaupon Street in Freeport Wednesday...
(from TDI) Consumer Protection staff for the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) were able to recover $32.4 million for Texas consumers during the past year as a result of complaint resolution, the agency announced today. The money came from premium refunds and additional claim...