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(Collin County, TX)—Aaron Harris last week filed formal judicial complaints against Judge Chris Oldner, Presiding Judge of the 416th District Court. (copy of complaint attached). According to the complaints, Judge Oldner has violated several Canons of Judicial conduct in his...
Governor Greg Abbott today met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss Texas and Israel's historic bond and how he can further solidify their relationship. During the meeting, Governor Abbott informed Prime Minister Netanyahu that Texas will maintain its Iran...
A man convicted of fatally shooting a Central Texas sheriff's deputy as both were stopped at a San Antonio traffic light more than four years ago has been sentenced to death. The San Antonio Express-News reports 46-year-old Mark Anthony Gonzalez was sentenced Friday after a jury...
The last Texas dog racing track to hold regular live races no longer has any dogs. Officials at Gulf Greyhound Park, in La Marque between Galveston and Houston, suspended racing last month, blaming competition of Louisiana casinos, rising costs and inability to get expanded...
A 51-year-old Houston-area man is headed to prison with a nine-year term after being convicted of drunken driving for the ninth time. A jury last week also found John Davis Campbell, of Webster, guilty of possession of a controlled substance after police who pulled him over...
It will come as no surprise to many women, but scientists have finally confirmed that men really are at their laziest on a Sunday.While weekends are the busiest days of the week for women. Men spend two-thirds of their Sunday time relaxing according to a research project by Ball...
Texas homeowners and renters who have registered for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are encouraged by recovery officials to “stay in touch,” even after the Jan. 25 application deadline. Applicants changing their addresses or phone numbers...
Officials in Marlin have lifted a boil-water order that was one of the last vestiges of a catastrophic Thanksgiving Day water treatment plant failure that left residents without water for a week. City Manager Ken Knight lifted the order Thursday after the Central Texas town's...
An 18-year-old Southeast Texas man has been arrested and charged with illegally shooting and killing two whooping cranes, a species which federal officials list as critically endangered. Federal game officials arrested Trey Joseph Frederick on Thursday at his rural home near...