Complete coverage of Texas Governor Rick Perry

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Perry Gets Booked, Then Goes for Ice Cream

Gov. Perry Gets Booked, Then Goes for Ice Cream

Minutes after he was fingerprinted at the Travis County Courthouse, Gov. Rick Perry posted a photo Tuesday from his official Twitter account of him outside Sandy's Hamburgers in downtown Austin.

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Rick Perry's Booking Mugshot

Gov. Rick Perry's Booking Mugshot

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to be booked on felony abuse of power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat...

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Rick Perry Booked Into Jail

Gov. Rick Perry Booked Into Jail

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to be booked on felony abuse of power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat...

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Perry to be Booked Soon

Gov. Perry to be Booked Soon

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will be booked on abuse of power charges around 5 p.m. Tuesday, his lawyer told NBC 5's Julie Fine. His attorneys have said that it won't happen in secret.

Aug 19, 2014

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Coming to New Hampshire

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Coming to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will visit the first-in-the-nation primary state this weekend after his indictment on charges he abused the power of his office.

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows "We Will Prevail"

Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows "We Will Prevail"

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon to be booked on felony abuse of power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat to veto funding to public...

Aug 18, 2014

New Jersey Governor Defends Rick Perry

New Jersey Governor Defends Rick Perry

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie releases a statement defending his Texas counterpart, who was slapped with two felony counts of abuse of power Friday.

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Perry's 1st Hearing Scheduled, Bond Set

Gov. Perry's 1st Hearing Scheduled, Bond Set

Late Monday, NBC 5 confirmed that the first hearing in Gov. Rick Perry's indictment case will be on Aug. 22.

Aug 15, 2013

Special Prosecutor Will Review Perry Veto: Judge

Special Prosecutor Will Review Perry Veto: Judge

A Texas judge says he plans to have a special prosecutor review allegations that Governor Rick Perry possibly violated the law over a veto that cut funding for public corruption investigators.

Jun 3, 2013

What's Next for Rick Perry?

What's Next for Rick Perry?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to announce any day if he will seek re-election next year.

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Man Meets River Oaks Officers Who Saved Him

Things could be much worse for a disabled man trapped inside his burning home in River Oaks Wednesday if it wasn't for three quick thinking River Oaks police officers.

Suspect Arrested in Sex Assault Near SMU

Suspect Arrested in Sex Assault Near SMU

A Dallas man has been arrested in the alleged aggravated sexual assault earlier this month near the Southern Methodist University campus.

Texas Executes Woman for Starvation of Boy, 9

Texas Executes Woman for Starvation of Boy, 9

A Texas woman convicted of the starvation and torture death of her girlfriend's 9-year-old son a decade ago was executed Wednesday evening.

Dallas Co. Reports 7th West Nile Case of 2014

Dallas Co. Reports 7th West Nile Case of 2014

Health officials have confirmed the seventh human case of West Nile virus in Dallas County in 2014.

Arizona Running Back Arrested on Assault Charges

Arizona Running Back Arrested on Assault Charges

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Texas QB David Ash Ends Playing Career

Texas QB David Ash Ends Playing Career

Texas coach Charlie Strong says quarterback David Ash is giving up football after struggling with the effects of multiple concussions.