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About 300 large-breed dogs have been seized from a West Texas kennel after officials found them living in poor, filthy conditions. KCBD-TV of Lubbock ( http://bit.ly/pAN95L ) reports Floyd County deputies served a warrant to remove the dogs from Mark and Sandra Smith's kennel in...
A former constable along the Texas border has pleaded guilty to accepting bribes to help smuggle drugs. Former Webb County Constable Eduardo Garcia pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court. Prosecutors say the 20-year law enforcement veteran twice took $500 bribes to help who...
A Texas businessman convicted in a $100 million fraud scheme has been sentenced to 45 years in federal prison. Christian Allmendinger of Houston was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Richmond. Prosecutors had sought a 125-year prison term. His attorney had called that...
Almost 40 members and associates of the Bandido Outlaw Motorcycle Gang have been arrested on a variety of federal drug and weapons charges. A Justice Department statement issued Tuesday says that 28 of those arrested were charged in Dallas with conspiracy to possess and...
Environmentalists are lining up in Kansas to tell State Department representatives they oppose the $7 billion Keystone XL pipeline, which would move oil to the Texas coast from Canada. Rabbi Moti Rieber, coordinator of Kansas Interfaith Power & Light, joined the orderly...
Netflix hooks up with Dreamworks and Senator Schummer is critical of Onstar... http://www.newsradioklbj.com/Blogs/Blogentry.aspx?BlogEntryID=10294073
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is drawing on his humble beginnings to connect with early voters in Iowa _ and to paint his chief rival, Mitt Romney, as a man of privilege. Perry is taking a quip by Romney that the Texas economy has been the product of luck and not leadership and turning...