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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a response to DraftKings’s lawsuit that seeks to test the legality of paid daily fantasy sports in Texas. The attorney general’s filing contends that DraftKings’s lawsuit, filed in Dallas County civil court, improperly challenges the...
The Health and Human Services Commission and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services have agreed to extend a state and federal partnership to deliver healthcare. The 1115 Waiver, which funds Uncompensated Care and the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment Program (...
The reward for Jose Fernando Bustos-Diaz, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of May. Bustos-Diaz, who is a convicted murderer, is wanted...
Members of the Baylor Alumni Association have voted to accept the terms of an agreement with Baylor University that settles a long-running dispute that had fractured campus relations and resulted in competing lawsuits. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports that about 99 percent of BAA...
Deputies are investigating after a Houston business owner was robbed of his company truck that had tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of equipment inside. KHOU 11 in Houston reports the company, Raus Restoration, is in high demand right now as they help flood victims clean up...
A 32-year-old Los Angeles man who stalked a woman for almost a decade after he met her in India has been sentenced to 17 years in prison after a Texas jury convicted him of breaking into her Dallas-area apartment and setting up a false credit tracking account to locate her...
A Texas medical examiner says the deaths of the young daughters of an internationally known pianist were most likely due to asphyxia. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports the Tarrant County medical examiner's office released the autopsy reports of 1-year-old Michela Kholodenko...
Fayette County Sheriff Keith Korenek reports that after several months of investigation into narcotic trafficking a search warrant was executed at a residence on East Camp Street in LaGrange. This morning, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit, along with Deputies...
Five veteran educators with the El Paso school district have been arrested after federal officials accused them of conspiring to rig the district's high-stakes test scores by removing low-performing students from classrooms. The FBI arrested the five Wednesday on federal charges...