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(Photo Credit: Texas Legislature) Texas and 12 other states have asked a federal court to block final rules from President Barack Obama's administration designed to reduce coal mining's impact on streams. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton petitioned a Washington-based appeals...
(Photo Credit: Presido County) A claim by state Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller that "illegal aliens" attacked a hunting party in remote West Texas is being discounted by the local sheriff who says the hunters fired on one another. Miller said in a recent Facebook post that...
(Photo Credit: Little Elm Police Department) A police detective has died after being shot while answering a report of an armed man outside a house in a suburban Dallas neighborhood. Little Elm Police Chief Rodney Harrison says Detective Jerry Walker died Tuesday night at a...
(Photo Credit: Fox News) A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says the 92-year-old was taken to the hospital over the weekend for shortness of breath. Spokesman Jim McGrath says in an email to The Associated Press that Bush has responded well to treatments and that...
Shutterstock photo Proposed cutbacks to border security and no extra funding for public schools is how Texas lawmakers are starting to tackle a cash crunch caused by sagging oil prices. But Texas' embattled child welfare system would get a $260 million boost under spending plans...
A federal judge deciding whether Texas can oust Planned Parenthood from that state's Medicaid program says rehashing secretly recorded clinic videos taken in 2015 amounts to "baloney." U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks appeared exasperated Tuesday after a Planned Parenthood...
Photo courtesy of http://www.co.fayette.tx.us/default.aspx?Fayette_County/Sheriff Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that a wanted fugitive is in custody after being arrested in the Muldoon area on Monday afternoon. Sheriff Korenek states that Autry Futschik III, 30,...
Photo courtesy of TX Department of Public Safety (DPS) AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Freddie Alaniz, 36, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during January...
(Photo Credit: Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport) A United Express plane slid off the runway after landing in Amarillo overnight, but the airline says no one was injured. A spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration said Monday that the agency was investigating...