Posted: 05/01/2013 - The former owner of a Texas company that provided health insurance to Virginia Tech students has pleaded not guilty to racketeering, conspiracy, money laundering and fraud charges.
Posted: 05/01/2013 - A sweeping immigration bill in the Senate ran into criticism Tuesday from advocates who complained it puts up undue barriers to citizenship for millions here illegally.
Posted: 05/01/2013 - A 25-year-old Odessa woman has been charged with arson in connection with three fires authorities say she set back-to-back on one day.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Noah Earl Allen Jr., 45, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list, and a $3,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture. Allen has a violent criminal past and is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender. All tips can be offered anonymously.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - The Texas Department of Public Safety has been honored by legislators for continuing service and achievements.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - People near the site of a deadly fertilizer plant explosion in Central Texas have been advised that smoke could be generated as part of the investigation.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - A Texas House education panel plans to take up - and could approve - a key proposal to expand the number of charter schools allowed to operate in Texas.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - Texas lawmakers have heard testimony on a bill to repeal the death penalty, but the bill stands little chance of passing.
Updated: 04/30/2013 - A suburban Dallas man has been arrested and charged with multiple fraud counts that accuse him of devising and participating in a scheme to stage fraudulent vehicle crashes.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has issued an opinion stating that local governments and school districts that offer marriage benefits to same-sex partners are violating the state constitution.
Posted: 04/30/2013 - A jury in Galveston is to hear closing arguments in the capital murder trial of a Houston man charged with killing a 79-year-old bystander outside a Southeast Texas courthouse.
Updated: 09/10/2013 - Red Cross officials say nearly 300 families have visited a relief center since a deadly fertilizer plant explosion decimated a Central Texas town.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - The Texas Legislature today recognized the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) for its service and outstanding achievements as part of DPS Day at the State Capitol.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - Two Congressmen with prominent roles on opposite sides of the immigration reform debate are pledging to bring a compromise bill to the floor of the House.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - Gov. Rick Perry says he won't sign a new state budget that does not include a tax cut.
Updated: 04/29/2013 - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott’s Cyber Crimes Unit officers observed National Child Abuse Prevention Month in April following a highly successful year that landed 36 suspected online sex predators and child pornographers in jail.
Updated: 09/10/2013 - More entertainers will be making music in support of a Central Texas town decimated in the deadly fertilizer plant explosion.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - A plan to set up a $2 billion state water fund is coming up for a vote, and some conservative activists are opposing it.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - Some Dallas emergency responders helped look after eight children when the youngsters were found home alone and then dropped off at a fire station.
Updated: 04/29/2013 - Gov. Rick Perry is joking about the Legislature passing a Texas budget that's to his liking.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - A North Texas man has died after being shot during an exchange of gunfire with officers responding to a call about someone with a gun on a road.
Posted: 04/29/2013 - A contract worker critically hurt in a fire at a Southeast Texas refinery has died.