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Federal authorities have arrested five individuals, including three sisters, indicted on federal charges in connection with a scheme that involved over 3,200 fraudulent income tax returns that claimed refunds totaling more than $9 million announced United States Attorney Richard...
On Monday, February 1, 2016, a Burnet County jury convicted Matthew Wayne Manning of Organized Retail Theft and assessed his punishment at 15 years in prison with a $10,000 fine. Judge J. Allan Garrett of the 33rd Judicial District Court sentenced Manning in accordance with the...
Federal officials have issued citations against a group that puts on the outdoor musical "Texas" after a stage manager was killed last summer when two containers of fireworks exploded at the production venue in Palo Duro Canyon. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health...
A new report says a record 149 people falsely convicted of crimes were exonerated last year in the U.S. The report released Wednesday by the National Registry of Exonerations says 2015 had 10 more exonerations than 2014, which had the previous highest total since the group began...
Health officials say a patient in Texas has acquired the Zika virus through sexual transmission. Dallas County Health and Human Services said Tuesday it received confirmation from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The patient was infected after having sexual...
An 18-year-old Texas Aggie student is found dead in her dorm room. According the Texas A&M University Police Department's Facebook page, they got a 911 call shortly before 2pm Tuesday for an unconscious person at Hart Hall. The unidentified girl's body was located by first...
Robert Louis Lamere, Jr., 50, of Great Falls, Montana was arrested this afternoon without incident in the 1700 block of Mustang Drive in Marble Falls by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force. Lamere was sought by Montana law enforcement authorities after Lamere became aware of...
Governor Greg Abbott today declared February 2nd "Texas Military Heroes Day" in honor of all Texans who have and continue to defend the United States of America. Last year, Governor Abbott declared February 2nd "Chris Kyle Day" in honor of Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle. Today,...
AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today declared February 2nd "Texas Military Heroes Day" in honor of all Texans who have and continue to defend the United States of America. Last year, Governor Abbott declared February 2nd "Chris Kyle Day" in honor of Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle...