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AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jaime Gonzalez, 36, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Gonzalez is wanted for possession of child pornography and...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today led a coalition of six Governors in filing an Amici Curae - or friend of the court brief - to the United States Supreme Court in United States of America v. Texas over President Obama’s executive amnesty order. Joining Governor Abbott in the...
Texas Democrats are cheering as The US Supreme Court unanimously rejects a Texas Republican attempt to block the 'one person one vote' rule. Texas Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa says they 'pray that Tea Party Republicans finally drop their efforts to make it harder instead of easier...
According to a press release Blue Bell sent to the FDA, a drainage system may have been the cause of the deadly listeria outbreak at their factory in Oklahoma. Investigators believe listeria was released into the air and settled on nearby equipment. They also think there was...
The reward for Mark Timothy McBride, 59, 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 April. McBride is wanted for failure to comply with sex...
A woman has filed a lawsuit against Baylor University contending the Texas school was "deliberately indifferent" to rape allegations against a former football player who was later convicted of sexually assaulting her. The lawsuit alleges the largest Baptist school in the country...
Trucks will pay cheaper tolls on State Highway 130 starting next month. That's the decision today from the Texas Transportation Committee. In phase one beginning in April vehicles with four or more axles will see their tolls slashed by a third. Phase two in November could see...
Texas Governor Greg Abbott is defending offering Dallas help from state police as the nation's ninth-largest city grapples with a dramatic spike in violent crime. Abbott said Wednesday he wanted to provide "an intensified focus" of law enforcement after Dallas police this week...
A Wisconsin woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to meeting a 14-year-old Texas boy through online gaming and taking him to Wisconsin for sex. Jennifer Lynn Dougherty was sentenced by a federal judge in Dallas on Wednesday. The 34-year-old...