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  1. Former Baylor DE Oakman indicted on sexual assault chargeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KRGV

    Former Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman has been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of sexually assaulting a woman at his apartment earlier this year. A McLennan County grand jury returned the indictment Wednesday against the 24-year-old Oakman, who finished his college eligibility in December as the Bears' career leader in quarterback sacks.


  2. Lawyers for bikers charged in Waco shooting want DA removedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | KRGV

    Two attorneys defending bikers charged in last year's shooting outside a Waco restaurant that left nine dead say the local district attorney should be removed from the case. KWTX-TV in Waco reported Monday that the attorneys allege McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna has a financial incentive to pursue cases against the bikers.


  3. 2 more bikers file suit over Waco shooting involving policeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | KRGV

    Two bikers arrested after a shooting involving police outside a Waco restaurant have filed lawsuits against local officials, alleging civil rights violations. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports that Christopher Eaton and Owen Bartlett filed suit Friday in federal court in Austin seeking unspecified damages.


  4. 3 more women join federal lawsuit against BaylorRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KRGV

    Three more women have joined a federal lawsuit against Baylor University accusing the school of doing nothing to help them after they reported being sexually assaulted on or near campus. The former Baylor students are identified only as Jane Doe.


  5. Lawsuit: Baylor fostered 'hunting ground' for sexual assaultRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | KRGV

    A third federal lawsuit filed against Baylor University accuses the Waco, Texas-based school of creating a "hunting ground for sexual predators." A former Baylor student identified as Jane Doe says in the lawsuit filed Monday that she was drugged and abducted from an off-campus residence dubbed "The Rugby House" in February 2015.


  6. 3 more women sue Baylor over reaction to rape allegationsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | KRGV

    Three more women have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against Baylor University, claiming the school did nothing to help them after they reported being sexually assaulted. The Baptist school in Waco, Texas has come under intense criticism for mishandling allegations of sexual assault over several years, including cases involving football players.


  7. Court documents indicate Baylor seeking to settle lawsuitRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | KRGV

    Court documents indicate Baylor University and former football coach Art Briles want to quickly settle a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a woman who says the Baptist school was indifferent to her complaints that she was raped by a player. Jasmin Hernandez sued the Waco, Texas, school in March amid the school's investigation into how it mishandled cases of assault.


  8. Waco privately run jail inmate's death under investigationRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | KRGV

    Federal, state and Waco-area authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the privately operated Jack Harwell Detention Center in McLennan County. Sheriff's Office Capt.


  9. 3 more bikers file suit over Waco police-involved shootingRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | KRGV

    Three bikers arrested after a shooting involving police outside a Waco restaurant have filed lawsuits against local officials, alleging civil rights violations. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports that Bradley Terwilliger, Benjamin Matcek and Jimmy Dan Smith filed suit Friday in a Travis County federal court seeking unspecified damages.


  10. Lawyer for Waco biker seeks to disqualify district attorneyRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | KRGV

    An attorney for one of the bikers arrested after a shooting melee outside a Waco, Texas, restaurant last year that left nine dead is seeking to disqualify the district attorney and others from participating in any of the pending cases. Abigail Anastasio filed the motion Tuesday in district court in Waco, arguing that McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna, his first assistant and another local prosecutor "hijacked" the investigation.


  11. Texas News MinuteRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | KRGV

    Documents filed with the city of Austin show that Apple has created more than 2,000 new jobs in the city since 2012 and remains on track to meet the area hiring goals it promised in exchange for millions of dollars in public incentives. The Austin American-Statesman reports that the technology giant is set to receive $35 million in tax incentives over the next several years from the city of Austin, Travis County and the state of Texas for an expansion of its operations in central Texas.


  12. Foreign-matter contamination prompts Pilgrim's Pride recallRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | KRGV

    Pilgrim's Pride has ordered a massive recall of cooked chicken products after consumers and federal meat inspectors found contamination by such foreign material as wood, plastic, rubber and metal. The recall of more than 4.5 million pounds of fully cooked chicken products announced Tuesday is an expansion of a recall of almost 41,000 pounds of cooked chicken nugget products announced April 7. A statement from the U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture says the recall involves products bearing the establishment number "EST.20728" inside the USDA inspection mark.


  13. 5 charged with stealing dinosaur bones on college field tripRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | KRGV

    Five Texans are facing criminal charges after authorities say they stole 60 pounds of dinosaur bones and fragments from Utah while on a college geology field trip. Authorities in Utah said Thursday that the students and employee from McLennan Community College in Waco illegally excavated the bones in May 2015 from a remote quarry that contains hundreds of fossils.


  14. Sheriff: Cow tramples to death Central Texas rancherRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2016 | KRGV

    Authorities say a 70-year-old Central Texas rancher was trampled to death by a cow he was apparently trying to load into a trailer to take to a veterinarian. McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara tells the Waco Tribune-Herald that Eddie Curtis was trampled by the cow in a loading chute Friday in a community northeast of Waco.


  15. Baylor says 'no' to concealed handguns on campusRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | KRGV

    Baylor University President Ken Starr says the Southern Baptist school won't allow concealed handgun license holders to bring their guns on the Waco, Texas, campus. Texas lawmakers in 2015 forced the state's public schools to allow guns inside campus classrooms and buildings but allowed private schools to continue banning them.


  16. First trial delayed for biker arrested after Texas shootoutRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2016 | KRGV

    A judge has postponed the first trial scheduled for one of the many bikers arrested after last year's deadly shootout at a restaurant in Waco, Texas. During a pretrial hearing Friday, Judge Matt Johnson scheduled a hearing for April 1 to consider Matthew Clendennen's motion for a change of venue.


  17. Activists to demonstrate against sexual violence at BaylorRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | KRGV

    Activists are planning a candlelight vigil outside the home of Baylor University's president to protest what they regard as the university's weak policing of sexual misconduct, particularly by student athletes. The Monday night vigil follows an ESPN report earlier this month about three students who said the Waco, Texas, school failed to act on allegations that they were sexually assaulted by a former football player later convicted in one case.


  18. Indicted Texan who leads Bandidos biker gang free on bondRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | KRGV

    The national president of the Bandidos biker gang, who faces life in prison if convicted on racketeering, drug distribution and other charges, has been freed on $250,000 bond. Pike and other Bandidos leaders were arrested last week in an investigation into racketeering, extortion, drug trafficking, murder and other violent crimes.


  19. Services set for Texan killed in Planned Parenthood gunfireRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | KRGV

    A former Fort Hood soldier killed in last month's Planned Parenthood shootings in Colorado will be remembered at services in Central Texas. Ke'Arre Stewart was being laid to rest Monday in Waco.


  20. Grand jury indicts 106 in Waco biker shootingRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | KRGV

    A grand jury has returned indictments for engaging in organized criminal activity against 106 of the 177 bikers arrested following the deadly shootout outside a Waco, Texas, restaurant in May. McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna said at a news conference Tuesday evening that the panel acted on all 106 cases that it had been asked to consider. He says law enforcement agencies are still working on additional cases related to the shootout between police and bikers outside of a Twin Peaks restaurant.


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