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A 25-year-old man accused of posing as a 17-year-old student and Hurricane Harvey evacuee so he could play basketball at a Dallas high school is facing a new charge in his case. Sidney Bouvier Gilstrap-Portley has been charged with indecency with a child. Authorities allege he...
A West Texas police officer's actions are being reviewed after he was captured on video pointing his gun at a group of children during an arrest. The El Paso Times reports the unidentified officer has been placed on desk duty while officials investigate whether he violated...
An early start of scorching temperatures and a lack of rainfall is placing much of Texas under high wildfire conditions. The Texas A&M Forest Service (TFS) has identified many areas of Texas, including central Texas, and portions of north and southwestern Texas, as being...
A U.S. official says Border Patrol arrests fell sharply in June to the lowest level since February, ending a streak of four straight monthly increases. The drop may reflect seasonal trends or it could signal that President Donald Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy to criminally...
(Photo: Dan Patrick Twitter) Dan Patrick announced he's buying ten metal detectors for Santa Fe ISD after parents demanded them before the start of the school year. The Texas-based company Garrett Metal Detectors will provide more detectors as well as training for district staff...
Attorney General Ken Paxton has commended the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of his office for its role in the arrests of 12 Houston-area individuals as part of the largest health care fraud enforcement action in American history. Attorney General Paxton’s Medicaid Fraud Control...
The latest survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas shows the Texas Oil Industry at its highest level of operation since the survey started. Exploration, production, and oilfield services are all reporting strong numbers. But analyst Michael Plante says that doesn't mean...
The statewide gas price average in Texas is now $2.65 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is four cents less than last week and is 60 cents more per gallon compared to this day last year. Of the major metropolitan areas...
The former athletic director at Baylor University has claimed regents schemed to make black football players scapegoats for a decades-long problem of sexual assault at the nation's largest Baptist school. Excerpts taken from Ian McCaw's June 19 deposition appear in documents...