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Hill Co. Sheriff Michael Cox, 3 Deputies Accused Of Licensing Irregularities

The Hill County Sheriff, his chief deputy and two other deputies have been accused of tampering with records and computers after a state investigation of alleged licensing irregularities.

04/01/2015

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No Charges For Student Who Wrote About Killing Classmates

A Northwest ISD student will not face any charges for a story he wrote and posted about torturing and killing students.

04/01/2015

An inmate waits for the bars to a dorm at a minimum-security facility in Texas to be opened. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

Obama Commutes Sentences For 22 Drug Convicts, Including Dallas Man

President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, reducing harsh sentences that were handed down under outdated guidelines.

03/31/2015

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Feds Appeal Texas Judge’s Rule Change Blocking Gay-Couple’s Medical Benefits

The U.S. Justice Department is appealing a federal judge in Texas’ temporarily blocking federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.

03/31/2015

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Bankruptcy Judge Approves RadioShack Asset Sale

A Delaware bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of assets of RadioShack to hedge fund Standard General LP that will keep more than 1,700 stores open and preserve more than 7,000 jobs.

03/31/2015

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New Prosecutor Mulled For Bernie Tiede Case

A state district judge is to hear pre-trial motions, including one for the prosecutor’s recusal, in the case of the man whose murder conviction inspired the dark comedy “Bernie.”

03/31/2015

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Arlington Woman Arrested, Charged With Robbing 10 Banks

Prosecutors say an Arlington woman suspected of as many as 10 North Texas bank robberies had notes in her vehicle saying ‘This is a robbery.’

03/27/2015

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Teacher No-Billed After Student Sex Allegations

A teacher from Evans Middle School in McKinney, who has been accused of having sex with a student, was no-billed by a Collin County grand jury on Thursday.

03/27/2015

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A-Rod’s Cousin To Plead Guilty In Steroids Case

A guilty plea is set for a cousin of Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in the federal investigation into performance-enhancing drugs illegally provided to athletes through a South Florida clinic.

03/27/2015

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Judge In Texas Blocks Federal Rules Change For Gay Couples

A federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.

03/26/2015

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Man Found Guilty Of Stabbing Ex-Wife To Death

The man accused of killing his ex-wife at her Fort Worth office has been found guilty of murder. A jury convicted John St. Angelo on Thursday in the trial that began earlier this week.

03/26/2015

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Family Sues Fort Worth Police For Death, Reacts To I-Team Video

A lawsuit was filed against the City of Fort Worth and two police officers, claiming excessive force was used on Jermaine Darden in May 2013.

03/25/2015