Posted 10:27 AM 12/5/2013
BURNET, Texas (AP) - Investigators say 15 people have been arrested on drug-related counts over an alleged Central Texas methamphetamine ring with ties to Mexico. Officers seized guns, about 8,000 rounds of ammunition and more than $10,000. Dozens of confiscated weapons were displayed (More)
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Posted 3:08 PM 12/4/2013
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The top law enforcement officer in Texas says state troopers won't relaunch disputed traffic checkpoints along the border despite praising the effectiveness of a recent three-week operation. Department of Public Safety Director Steve McCraw said Tuesday that (More)
Posted 10:53 AM 12/4/2013
CLEBURNE, Texas (AP) - An off-duty Texas Department of Public Safety officer has been charged with possessing methamphetamine. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday announced the arrest of Jimmy Jay Gillman of Cleburne on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. (More)
Posted 10:52 AM 12/4/2013
DALLAS (AP) - A few weeks after Bryce Reed proclaimed he would personally protect a Texas town devastated by a deadly fertilizer plant explosion, he was arrested by federal agents who said he collected materials to make a pipe bomb, driving suspicion that he might have been behind the blast. (More)
Posted 10:46 AM 12/4/2013
HOUSTON (AP) - An attorney for a Houston high school principal charged with failing to report student allegations of sexual abuse by a teacher says the administrator will be vindicated. Principal Rob Gasparello, who works at Sharpstown High School, made a brief court appearance (More)
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Posted 11:35 AM 12/3/2013
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court says two Texans' partnership doesn't keep the IRS from penalizing them for what the agency called a sham tax shelter. The Supreme Court unanimously upheld the agency's 40 percent penalty against Gary Woods and Billy Joe "Red" McCombs, who held (More)
Posted 11:33 AM 12/3/2013 by Associated Press
BASTROP, Texas (AP) - Volunteers by the dozens are helping to restore fire-ravaged pine forests in Central Texas after initial efforts stalled in the face of drought and hungry insects. The volunteers have come from across the United States and Canada to help restore the Bastrop (More)
Posted 2:54 PM 12/2/2013 by Associated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - The Texas Racing Commission says as many as 50 illegal horse racetracks operate in the state, fueling concerns about illicit gambling, the safety of jockeys and horses and unfair competition for registered racing venues. Authorities recently raided at least two tracks (More)
Posted 2:00 PM 12/2/2013
JOHNSON COUNTY, Texas - You won't believe what an explosion did to a home in Johnson County, Texas over the weekend. Officials say they started receiving calls shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday from neighbors who found the destroyed home. New video taken today shows how (More)
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Posted 12:12 PM 12/2/2013
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A man sentenced to 50 years in prison for attempted capital murder had a sufficiently clean disciplinary record that he became eligible for field work outside a Huntsville-area penitentiary. But that privilege wasn't enough for Jerry Martin and another inmate who together (More)
Posted 11:37 AM 12/2/2013
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - A major information and technology company is relocating its U.S. operations hub from New Jersey to Texas and expects to add 10,000 jobs nationwide over the next three years. Cognizant is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey. But President Gordon Coburn (More)
Posted 11:01 AM 11/29/2013
BLOOMINGTON, Texas (AP) - A South Texas woman has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of her 17-year-old brother as the pair apparently struggled over a handgun.The Victoria Advocate (http://bit.ly/1998qad ) reports 22-year-old Janiemarie Perez Clay was being held on (More) • Video (1)
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