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National leaders of the Bandidos biker gang have been indicted on charges accusing them of racketeering and waging a deadly "war" on the rival Cossacks gang. The indictment was announced Wednesday by the U.S. Attorney's Office in San Antonio. The accusations focus on a rivalry...
The Canadian company that proposed the Keystone XL oil pipeline has filed a lawsuit over the U.S. government's rejection of the project and says it plans a second legal challenge. TransCanada on Wednesday filed a federal lawsuit in Houston alleging President Barack Obama's...
Following the Waller County grand jury indictment of Trooper Brian Encinia today, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will begin termination proceedings to discharge him from the department. Following the arrest of Sandra Bland by Trooper Encinia during a traffic stop on...
Disaster Assistance grants should be used only for disaster-related expenses. That’s the word from state emergency management officials and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). FEMA recommends money received for repairs to your home due to damage caused by October’s...
Gov. Greg Abbott says the president's executive actions imposing gun control measures nationwide "trampled the purpose and substance of the Bill of Rights." In a statement Tuesday, the Republican called the plan "the president's latest attempt to undermine our liberty." He said...
A Dallas-area pharmacy facing government allegations of making contaminated drugs in unsanitary conditions will hire an independent expert to monitor operations. The Dallas Morning News reports Downing Labs in Farmers Branch agreed to the oversight after being sued Monday by the...
Some of the first Central American families targeted by immigration authorities in recent raids have had their deportations temporarily halted. Lawyers said Tuesday that they've managed to temporarily stop deportation proceedings for 12 individuals from four families rounded up...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The mother of a fugitive teenager known for using an "affluenza" defense in a deadly drunken-driving case agreed Tuesday to be sent from California to Texas to face a charge. Tonya Couch, 48, said very little at an extradition hearing in downtown Los Angeles,...
20-year-old Eric Jamal Johnson has been arrested on a military base in Arizona for the shooting death of 20-year-old Sarah Mutschlechner, a University of North Texas student. According to Denton Police Officer Shane Kizer, the suspect had been seen earlier with a gun and...