Protesters hold signs in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on October 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. The high court is scheduled to hear arguments on Fisher V. University of Texas at Austin and are tasked with ruling on whether the university's consideration of race in admissions is constitutional. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Won’t Reconsider Ruling In UT Affirmative Action Case

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a recent decision that upheld the use of race in University of Texas undergraduate admissions.

11/12/2014

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Stephen Collins Divorce Trial Set To Begin

A trial to end the nearly three-decade marriage between veteran television actor Stephen Collins and his wife is scheduled to begin Wednesday in Los Angeles.

11/12/2014

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Granbury Man Arrested For Impersonating Navy SEAL

Police have arrested a Granbury man on charges of impersonating a ranking Navy SEAL Officer.

11/10/2014

The Texas death chamber in Huntsville, TX (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Texas Death Row Inmate Loses At Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from a 42-year-old man sent to death row for killing a North Texas police officer and another man in a shootout at an Ellis County convenience store 12 years ago.

11/10/2014

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Sentencing Set For Ballplayer Smuggler

Sentencing is set for the convicted ringleader of a smuggling organization that brought into the U.S, more than 1,000 Cubans, including several baseball players.

11/10/2014

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Beating Victim Files Lawsuit Against Dallas Restaurant, Nearby Business

A 70-year-old man severely beaten near a popular Dallas restaurant earlier this year has filed a $1 million dollar lawsuit.

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Feds Announce 1st Bitcoin Securities Fraud Case Against Texas Man

A New York prosecutor says the federal government has brought its first bitcoin securities fraud case, accusing a 32-year-old Texas man of engineering a bitcoin Ponzi scheme.

11/06/2014

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Abuse Of Corpse Case Pushed To January

One of the two people accused of mishandling corpses this past summer at the Johnson Family Mortuary in Fort Worth appeared in court on Thursday morning.

11/06/2014

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Indicted Perry Appears In Austin Courtroom

Gov. Rick Perry is making his first court appearance on felony charges that accuse him of abusing his power when he vetoed funding for public corruption prosecutors.

11/06/2014

Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins discusses the TV show "Dallas DNA" at the 2009 Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour at the Universal Hilton Hotel on January 9, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Why Dallas Voters Ousted Watkins As District Attorney

Perhaps the biggest impact of the mid-term elections in Dallas County is in the district attorney’s office.

11/05/2014

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TXOGA Sues To Stop Denton Fracking Ban

The Texas Oil & Gas Association filed a lawsuit in district court on Wednesday morning asking the a judge to stop the state’s first ban on fracking, passed by voters in Denton.

11/05/2014

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Texas Boys Get Probation For Rock Throwing

Two 14-year-old North Texas boys who threw rocks at vehicles must serve two years of probation after a woman was hit in the face and needed more than 20 stitches.

11/05/2014