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Monday, Sep 17, 2018

School Threats Being Investigated at Brock ISD

School Threats Being Investigated at Brock ISD

The Parker County Sheriff's Criminal Investigations Division is investigating suspected school threats posted on social media over the weekend.

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018

Man Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Promote Country Music Career

Man Pleads Guilty in Scheme to Promote Country Music Career

A Dallas man has pleaded guilty in a Tulsa federal courtroom for his role in a scheme that defrauded investors of more than $875,000 that was used to promote his country music career ambitions.

Saturday, Sep 15, 2018

Galveston Man Accused of Stabbing Cat, Letting Son Fire Gun

Galveston Man Accused of Stabbing Cat, Letting Son Fire Gun

A Galveston man remains jailed after police allege he threatened to kill his girlfriend, fatally stabbed the family cat and left unguarded in his home an assault-type rifle that was fired by his 4-year-old son.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Pope Francis Meets With Clergymen to Discuss Scandal

Pope Francis Meets With Clergymen to Discuss Scandal

Pope Francis held an emergency meeting Thursday with a delegation of U.S. cardinals and bishops. The group was led by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Texas who faces his own allegations of not doing enough to...

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Tarrant County Man Guilty in East Texas Armed Bank Robberies

Tarrant County Man Guilty in East Texas Armed Bank Robberies

A 58-year-old Fort Worth, Texas man has been found guilty of federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas. Wayne Alan Watson was found guilty of three counts of armed bank robbery today by a jury...

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018

Family Sues FBI Agent in Shooting Death of Hostage

Family Sues FBI Agent in Shooting Death of Hostage

The family of a kidnapped man who was fatally shot during a rescue mission in Houston is suing the FBI agent who killed him.

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018

Deputy Arrests Prompt Texas Sheriff to Hire Psychologist

Deputy Arrests Prompt Texas Sheriff to Hire Psychologist

A Texas sheriff who's seen 18 deputies arrested this year on various charges says a staff psychologist will be hired to better screen applicants.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

State Police: Texas Man Dies After 2-Car Crash in New Mexico

State Police: Texas Man Dies After 2-Car Crash in New Mexico

Authorities say a Texas man has died after a car crash in New Mexico. New Mexico State Police on Monday identified the victim as 19-year-old Fabian Mendoza of Denver City.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Galveston Rushes to Finish Hurricane Ike Recovery Projects

Galveston Rushes to Finish Hurricane Ike Recovery Projects

It has been nearly 10 years since Hurricane Ike devastated Galveston, and local agencies are still working to complete recovery projects before a state-imposed deadline.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Four Survive TX Panhandle Plane Crash, Aircraft Demolished

Four Survive TX Panhandle Plane Crash, Aircraft Demolished

Investigators say a single-engine plane crashed shortly after takeoff from a Texas Panhandle airport in an accident that left all four people on board hurt and destroyed the aircraft.

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