Officials: Border Agent Shoots, Kills Alleged Illegal Immigrant After Being AttackedAn immigrant who was in the country illegally was shot and killed Wednesday by a Border Patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, according to US Customs and Border Protection.
Gov. Abbott Supports 2 Gun Rules After ShootingGov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday he could support stronger regulations for gun storage and quicker reporting to law enforcement when a court has determined someone is mentally ill in order to keep them from having weapons.
Ellis County DA Investigating Accuser After Bogus Rape Claim Against DPS TrooperA Texas DPS trooper is now dealing with death threats after a suspect accused a colleague with the same name of sexual assault during a weekend arrest. Never mind that it was all a bogus claim.
Texas Judge Removed From Death Row Case Over Racial RemarksA Houston judge was removed from overseeing the appeal of a black death row prisoner because of prior racially charged comments the jurist made about black defendants.
New Mexico Files Counterclaims In Water Fight With TexasNew Mexico is accusing Texas of mismanaging its share of water from the Rio Grande and failing to plan for drought.
Lawyer Apologizes After Video Proves Trooper Did Not Commit RapeA North Texas attorney has issued a formal apology after accusing a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper of sexually assaulting his female client.
Lupe Valdez Wins Democratic Primary Runoff For Governor, Will Face AbbottFormer Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez has won the Democratic primary runoff for governor. She will face current Gov. Greg Abbott in November.
Texas Gov. Abbott Holds First Series Of School Safety DiscussionsTexas Gov. Greg Abbott convened the first in a series of discussions on school safety Tuesday, declaring in response to last week's shooting at Santa Fe High School.
JC Penney Shares Plunge After CEO Ellison Departs For Lowe'sJ.C. Penney's CEO is leaving the company to become the top executive at Lowe's.
Protesters Shut Down Commercial Bridge Linking Mexico, TexasAt least 200 demonstrators blocked a major commercial bridge between Mexico and Texas on Monday to protest the disappearance of dozens of people in the border city of Nuevo Laredo.
Ponder Woman Who Lost 3 Children, Boyfriend In Domestic Shooting Released From HospitalAmanda Simpson checked out of the hospital less than a week after her ex-husband shot their three children to death along with her current boyfriend before killing himself.
'I Am Seeking The Best Solutions': Governor Abbott To Host Series Of Events On School SafetyThe roundtables will include people from across the state, including parents, teachers, students, lawmakers and interest groups that advocate for and against new gun regulations.