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1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News
The state's top criminal appeals court has overturned an Austin man's life prison term without parole for capital murder, saying it's unconstitutional to hand down such a sentence for a 17-year-old defendant.
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9 hrs ago | Dallas Observer
David Moorman isn't old, at least not by any modern standard. The Fort Worth man is in his mid-50s, still nearly a decade away from reaching Medicare eligibility, still in command of all his faculties, and he still has several years of productive employment ahead of him.
13 hrs ago | McClatchy
ATLANTA: The city with the largest revenue generation, its market is comprised of street and online prostitution, Latino brothels and massage parlors.
A wall of dust as tall as 1,000 feet and 200 miles wide that roared across parts of West Texas and New Mexico is yet another sign of how rain-starved the region is.
XTO Energy Inc. - 6141 Paluxy Drive, Tyler, TX 75703 is applying to the Railroad Commission of Texas for a permit to inject fluid into a porous formation which is productive of oil or gas.
Prosecutors in Central Texas have won a new indictment against a man being retried a quarter-century later for the deaths of his two children in a fire.
An East Texas woman, her brother and her parents are charged with carrying out a scheme to kill of the woman's ex-husband and new wife as both sides were embroiled in a custody dispute over a 5-year-old girl, authorities said Wednesday.
Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: for general audiences; parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; no one younger than 17 ... (more)
A suspect has been arrested in last month's fatal shooting of a North Texas shoe store manager during a robbery.
"The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without."
A close adviser to Hillary Clinton courted and procured money that was later used to fund illegal get-out-the-vote operations during the former secretary of state's hotly contested 2008 presidential bid, according to allegations formally laid out Monday by federal prosecutors.
Davis co-sponsored a bill last year ensuring that Texas law mirrored gender wage protections from the 2009 federal Lilly Ledbetter Act.
Fewer than 90,000 Texans bought health insurance in the new federally subsidized marketplace in the past month, leaving thousands uninsured with just weeks left before open enrollment ends March 31. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says Tuesday that 295,025 Texans have bought insurance on the marketplace since October 1, when ... (more)
A wildfire has closed Palo Duro Canyon State Park in the Texas Panhandle as emergency crews work to put out the blaze.
Grammy-winning Tejano star Sunny Sauceda and country singer Kevin Fowler have joined the "Don't mess with Texas" anti-litter campaign.
Senate Democrats kept their promise to stay up all night as they powered through a sleepless night into Tuesday morning to talk about climate change.