Texas News

Donald Trump pinatas, with dark suits, oversized pink lips and unruly yellow manes in paper mache, are top sellers across South Texas. That's a potential sign of trouble for its Republican congressman and some colleagues representing predominantly Hispanic districts across the...
The reward for Justin Lane Slatton Jr., 20, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September. Bell County Crime Stoppers and San Angelo Crime...
FROM ATTORNEY GENERAL KEN PAXTON'S OFFICE SAN ANTONIO – Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT), the Texas Trucking Association (TTA), and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton brought the trucking industry and law enforcement together today to focus on combating human trafficking at San...
Texas and a dozen other states are asking a federal judge in North Carolina to side with Republican leaders defending a law governing transgender restroom access. The group behind the amicus brief Wednesday largely overlaps with states that won a ruling last week against Obama...
Lawyers for "affluenza" teenager Ethan Couch argue in a court filing that he should be released from jail because the judge in his case had no jurisdiction in the matter. The 19-year-old Couch is serving nearly two years in a North Texas jail for a 2013 drunken-driving wreck...
University of Texas releases its safety review following the murder of freshman dance student Haruka Weiser earlier this year. The DPS report calls for more UT campus police and security guards to be hired, better lighting and more controlled access to buildings after-hours. It...
Child Protective Services has fired four regional directors as it looks to overhaul operations following years of complaints that the agency fails to adequately protect children who are abused or neglected. The four directors were terminated this week and a fifth in El Paso...
Prosecutors say a North Texas man who falsely portrayed himself as a decorated Navy SEAL must serve more than four years behind bars. Carlos Felipe Luna-Gonzalez of Granbury was sentenced in Weatherford after pleading guilty to theft, failure to appear and bail jumping. Luna-...
Houston police say an armored car guard has been fatally shot during a robbery while refilling a drive-thru ATM. Houston police on Tuesday announced the search for a male suspect seen driving away from the scene. Authorities say the guard, identified as David Guzman, 25, was...