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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A federal judge has sentenced a San Antonio man to 95 years in prison for producing child pornography by using minors engaged in sexually explicit acts. U.S. District Judge Xavier Rodriguez sentenced 31-year-old Luis Moreno on Wednesday. He had pleaded guilty...
CHINA GROVE, Texas (AP) - Leaders of a South Texas city have disbanded the three-person police department and turned law enforcement over to the Bexar (bayr) County Sheriff's Office. The China Grove City Council on Monday night voted to indefinitely suspend Chief Larry Davis and...
HOUSTON (AP) - It's been years since tickets were sold for seats at the Astrodome, but for the next few days, the seats themselves will be up for sale. Reliant Park, where the Astrodome is situated, said in a statement that a weeklong online sale of 2,400 pairs of seats from the...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A 1966 Ford Mustang has been seized and the driver arrested after border officers in West Texas found nearly 80 pounds of marijuana hidden under the front fenders. Customs and Border Protection officials in El Paso say the pot was discovered in the iconic...
HOUSTON (AP) - A parole officer in the Texas prison system has been convicted of three bribery-related counts and faces up to 60 years behind bars. A federal jury in Houston on Tuesday convicted 53-year-old Crystal M. Washington, also known as Crystal Bureau. Washington was a...
TYLER, Texas (AP) - Federal prosecutors say 16 people have been arrested in the investigation of an East Texas drug trafficking ring with ties to Mexico. The arrests that began Tuesday involve defendants from Tyler, Longview, Houston, Dallas and Irving. An indictment returned...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The family of a San Antonio university student shot dead by a police officer says the police account of the shooting is inconsistent with the son's character. Alamo Heights police say Robert Redus, a student at the nearby University of the Incarnate Word, was...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A North Texas juvenile court judge has sentenced a 16-year-old boy to probation for a drunken-driving crash that killed four people dead near Fort Worth last summer. State District Judge Jean Boyd sentenced the teen Tuesday in Fort Worth. Prosecutors had...
HOUSTON (AP) - Two administrators are no longer with the Houston Independent School District after facing felony drug charges in Alabama. Prosecutors in Mobile, Ala., say Dana Bost and Ronald Rodriguez had a preliminary hearing Monday on drug possession counts, with bond set at...