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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...
Baylor University is seeing its second-highest number of early applicants in school history despite a broad sexual assault scandal that's spawned lawsuits and recriminations. The Dallas Morning News reports about 14,300 prospective students applied by the early application...
An investigation has found that post-traumatic stress disorder and the unraveling of a distinguished military career led an airman to fatally shoot his commander last year at a San Antonio base before killing himself. The April shooting at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland...
Shutterstock photo On January 11, 2017, a Burnet County jury found Jesus Jose “Joey” Lacer guilty of Assault Family Violence by Impeding Breath (choking) and Sexual Assault. Following the punishment phase of trial, the jury assessed his punishment at 10 years confinement in...
(Photo Credit: Federal Bureau of Investigation) A man placed on the FBI's list of 10 most-wanted fugitives after authorities said he killed two men in Milwaukee has been arrested in Texas. The FBI says 24-year-old Terry A.D. Strickland was arrested in El Paso. He was booked...