3 Officers Shot Serving Warrant on Texas Man; Suspect Dead
Three officers have been shot while serving a family violence warrant at a Houston-area home. The suspect was found dead in the house hours later.
Ex-Texas Pastor Gets 10 Years in Prison, Probation Revoked
A judge has revoked a former North Texas minister's probation and ordered him to serve 10 years in prison over a 2008 sexual assault conviction involving a teenage parishioner.
Revised 2018 Farm Bill Expected for Vote on House Floor
“The good news is, for our producers, for our farmers and ranchers. . . . a farm bill is on its way and it’s going to be a Republican-led farm bill.”
Texas Firefighters Save More Than 100 Snakes From House Fire
Firefighters in Texas have rescued more than 100 snakes from a home that caught fire over the weekend.
No Jail Time for Baylor Fraternity President Accused of Rape
A Texas judge on Monday accepted a plea bargain allowing a former Baylor University fraternity president accused of rape to avoid serving jail time, prompting outrage from the former Baylor student who filed the complaint and her parents.
Governor Abbott Appoints Canyon Native to Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Shannon Massey of Canyon to the Aerospace and Aviation Advisory Committee for a term set to expire September 1st, 2021.
25-Year-Old Woman Sentenced to 32 in Prison for Drug Trafficking
The woman pled guilty this week to charges stemming from a drug bust that occurred in 2017, when police discovered nearly $7 million dollars’ worth of drugs.
Border Patrol Agent Charged With Capital Murder in Texas
A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been charged with capital murder after telling investigators he killed four female sex workers because he considered them worthless and that he thought he was doing something good for his Texas border city, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
Few Patients Benefit From Medical Cannabis Under Texas Law
Fewer than 600 of an estimated 150,000 Texas patients with uncontrollable epileptic seizures have been prescribed a low-THC oil derived from cannabis under the state's restrictive medical marijuana program.