US Justice Department To Dispatch Fewer Election Observers Justice Department officials are warning that they will be dispatching fewer election observers Nov. 8 as a result of a Supreme Court opinion that gutted a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.
Dallas Tax Return Preparer Pleads Guilty In Federal CourtKevin Troy Jernigan, a man who owned a tax preparation business in Dallas, pleaded guilty to one count of aiding and assisting in the preparation or presentation of a false or fraudulent individual income tax return after appearing in federal court Tuesday.
Attorney General Lynch To Face Questions On Policing, Clinton InvestigationAttorney General Loretta Lynch likely faces questions about policing and race, as well as her department's decision not to bring charges against Hillary Clinton over her use of private email while secretary of state, in a House hearing.
Family Of Teen Killed By Officer Wants Justice Department To InvestigateThe attorney for the family of Christian Taylor, the teen killed by an Arlington police officer last year, has filed a letter with the Department of Justice asking for an investigation.
Changes Weighed To Federal Program For Ailing, Aging InmatesThe federal panel that sets sentencing policy is weighing changes to a program that permits an early prison release for certain elderly and sick inmates.
FCC Chairman Recommends OK Of $48.5B AT&T-DirecTV DealThe head of the Federal Communications Commission has recommended approving AT&T's $48.5 billion purchase of DirecTV. The deal would create the country's largest provider of cable or satellite TV.
Feds Probing Possible Airline Collusion That Kept Fares HighThe argument is that with recent airline mergers, there's no pressure for them to expand. And they can simply charge us more to set foot on their planes.
Justice Department Investigating Potential Airline CollusionA document obtained by The Associated Press shows the Justice Department is investigating whether airlines are colluding to grow at a slower pace as part of an effort to keep airfares high.
7 North Texans Arrested In Nationwide Medicare Fraud RoundupA national crackdown on Medicare fraud loops into North Texas and snags seven suspects, including two doctors and a registered nurse.
City Of Dallas & DPD Facing Federal Civil Rights ComplaintThere could be problems ahead for the Dallas Police Department. Leaders with a local organization say they’re preparing to file a federal civil rights complaint against the force and the City of Dallas.
Former Plano ISD Employee Embezzled Millions From DistrictA former Plano School District security manager, who was hired to keep kids safe, stole millions from the district.
Tarrant County Family Grieves Loss Of Soldier Who Died In AfghanistanA Tarrant County family is grieving the loss of a son and soldier, killed on active duty six days ago.