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A jury has awarded $32 million to the family of a Southeast Texas couple involved in a deadly crash with a Domino's Pizza delivery driver. The Jefferson County jury concluded the Ann Arbor, Mich.-based chain was partially responsible for the death of 65-year-old Ruth Christopher...
A judge has refused to throw out a blood test that showed former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was driving drunk the night of a crash that killed a practice squad player. Josh Brent's attorneys argued his blood was drawn under an improper warrant. They wanted the results of...
A Zimbabwean national in the country illegally has been sentenced to 120 years in prison for knowingly infecting four West Texas women with the HIV virus. Derick Nhekairo pleaded guilty earlier this week to multiple charges that included aggravated assault. State District Judge...
The Texas Education Agency says it will create a new investigative division after a state report highlighted serious flaws with how it monitors its more than 1,000 districts. The State Auditor's Office report released Friday confirmed that TEA did not perform a thorough...
Dallas police will wear a commemorative badge in November to pay tribute to a patrolman shot dead after stopping alleged Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald. The Dallas Morning News reports the badge will be offered to current and "honorably retired" officers for $70 each. Part...
West is set to be awash in sausage, sauerkraut and its famous kolaches this weekend as the town holds its signature celebration of its Czech heritage - the first Westfest since a deadly fertilizer plant explosion tore through the small community. The annual festival, which runs...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A North Texas jury deliberated just 40 minutes before finding a 45-year-old drifter guilty of capital murder in the 2006 rape and killing of a Fort Worth woman. The Tarrant County jury returned its verdict Wednesday against John R. Hoffman in the...
HOUSTON (AP) - A federal grand jury in Houston has indicted a man for sex trafficking in a case involving a 15-year-old girl who prosecutors say was forced into prostitution. Twenty-four-year-old Alexander Joseph Johnson of Houston remains in federal custody following his arrest...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A North Texas transit authority will swap you a bus ride for food. The Fort Worth Transportation Authority says riders on Thursday can donate a can or box of food and hop on buses for free. It's the latest effort by The T (tee) to support the Tarrant...