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Dallas Wayne Waddell, 49, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested last week in Mexico. Wanted in Hill County, Texas, Waddell had eluded capture for nearly ten years, and was one of the original fugitives placed on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex...
Argyle Independent School District is placing warning signs outside its four schools saying staff may use 'whatever force is necessary' to protect their students. The public will not be allowed to know which teachers, or how many, are armed with concealed pistols, but they have...
It was a powerful lineup of Texas Republicans who joined Comptroller Susan Combs early last year at a state Capitol news conference. Standing alongside the state’s chief financial officer was Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and the Legislature’s chief budget writers, House...
Texas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it’s important for the GOP to control Congress so they can solve the country’s immigration problem and other national issues. The potential presidential candidate kicked off two days of events in the state...
It's been a rough first week of school for Andrew Winton. The Ford Elementary School kindergartner was dropped off in the wrong spot by a school bus not once, but twice. Andrew's first day at school went smoothly until the time he took his first bus ride home. The bus driver...
A jury has acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons. David Barajas (bah-RAH'-hahs) cried when the verdict was read Wednesday. He faced up to life in prison, if convicted...
Mark Caesar says these callers "support Obama's unconstitutional effort for Global Warming". The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without...
DICKINSON, Texas, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Timothy Miller, the founder of Texas EquuSearch, filed a $110 million wrongful death lawsuit against Clyde E. Hedrick in the death of his 16-year-old daughter, Laura Lynn Miller in Galveston County. The civil lawsuit filed...
NEW BOSTON, Texas (AP) - An East Texas man has been sentenced to three 99-year prison sentences for sexually abusing a 14-year-old female relative. The Texarkana Gazette reports the 44-year-old was found guilty last week of aggravated sexual assault of a child and two counts of...