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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - University of Texas System regents have postponed until July a vote on proposed rules allowing concealed handguns in campus buildings due to concerns that some might be too restrictive. State law requires public universities to allow concealed handguns in...
The 21-year-old former president of a Baylor University fraternity has been indicted on four sexual assault counts after a woman accused him of attacking her outside a party. Former Phi Delta Theta president Jacob Walter Anderson was initially charged in March and remains free...
The judge in the case of a Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck has upheld an April order that the teen spend nearly two years in jail. Judge Wayne Salvant signed an order Wednesday reaffirming the probation terms he imposed on Ethan...
The mother of a volunteer firefighter who died in the massive 2013 plant explosion in West, Texas, says the state has taken steps to prevent a similar incident from happening again. But she believes something similar could occur elsewhere. Mary Sanders's son, Kevin, was among 15...
Yesterday, about 1 pm, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Canine Unit, Sgt. Randy Thumann and K9 partner “Lobos”, conducted a traffic stop on IH-10 at the 658 mile marker. Thumann stopped the Indiana registered vehicle for a traffic violation. After speaking with the...
Yesterday, about 1 pm, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Canine Unit, Sgt. Randy Thumann and K9 partner “Lobos”, conducted a traffic stop on IH-10 at the 658 mile marker. Thumann stopped the Indiana registered vehicle for a traffic violation. After speaking with the...
Attorney General Ken Paxton on Tuesday joined seven other state executives in pushing back against the U.S. Department of Education’s (DOE) agenda to redefine what it means to be female and male. In an amicus brief filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit,...
Attorney General Ken Paxton on Tuesday joined seven other state executives in pushing back against the U.S. Department of Education’s (DOE) agenda to redefine what it means to be female and male. In an amicus brief filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit,...
WEST, Texas (AP) -- Authorities say the fire that caused the deadly explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant in 2013 was a criminal act. Federal and state investigators said Wednesday that they're investigating who was responsible for causing the fire at the West Fertilizer Co...