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The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Roy Lee Bosier, 55, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Bosier is a high-risk sex offender wanted for parole violation...
A south Texas hailstorm in 2012 was the start of an increase in lawsuits being filed after severe weather events, sometimes even after claims were paid and repairs were completed. Some insurers received notices of hundreds of lawsuits being filed at one time immediately or...
A judge has eased the house arrest restrictions for the mother of a Texas teenager whose lawyer blamed "affluenza" as a mitigating factor in the teen's 2013 drunken driving crash that killed four people. During a hearing Monday in Fort Worth, the judge allowed Tonya Couch to...
A third federal lawsuit filed against Baylor University accuses the Waco, Texas-based school of creating a "hunting ground for sexual predators." A former Baylor student identified as Jane Doe says in the lawsuit filed Monday that she was drugged and abducted from an off-campus...
The private space company run by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has completed its fourth successful unmanned rocket launch and safe landing in West Texas using the same vehicle. Officials with Blue Origin say the latest launch of New Shepard happened Sunday morning near Van Horn. The...
About 4,000 inmates evacuated from three Texas prisons during late-May storms are back in their assigned units after floodwaters receded. A Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman says about 1,600 inmates were returned Saturday night to the Ramsey Unit near Rosharon (roh-...
Some Texas legislators would like to see more allowable uses for medical marijuana. The Austin American-Statesman reports expansion could affect the current law that lets patients with a rare form of epilepsy be legally treated with cannabidiol, or CBD. The Texas Department of...
Police say two goats were fatally shot on the Magnolia Homes property in Waco, Texas, featured on the HGTV television show "Fixer Upper." Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said Sunday that investigators are trying to determine who killed the livestock. Police believe one or...
U.S. Housing Secretary Julian Castro says he isn't being vetted as a potential running mate for Democrat Hillary Clinton. Castro deflected questions Friday while in his hometown of San Antonio about whether he would accept an invitation from Clinton to become her vice...