Supreme Court Ruling On Texas Redistricting Cheers DemocratsThe U.S. Supreme Court handed Texas a victory Monday, upholding the state's system of drawing legislative voting districts based on everyone who lives there — not just registered voters.
Texan Gets 7 Years For Craigslist Airline Jobs ID ScamA North Texas man must serve seven years in prison for running a Craigslist airlines jobs scam and stealing personal information from applicants.
Federal Appeals Court To Rehear Texas Voter ID CaseA federal appeals court will hold a new hearing on whether a Texas voter ID law has discriminatory effects on minorities — a potential blow to the Obama administration's efforts to fight new ballot-box restrictions passed by conservative legislatures around the country.
Plano Purse & ID Thief Racking Up Thousands In ChargesA lot of North Texans are starting to get those holiday bills. But some are getting hit with bills a lot higher than expected because of a fraud scheme Plano police are investigating.
Police Asking For Help Identifying Woman Found Burning In FieldOne week after a body burned beyond recognition was found in a grass field near Lake Arlington in Fort Worth, investigators are no closer to establishing the identity of the victim.
North Texas Medical Experts Learn From Boston BombingsA North Texas doctor is learning from what happened in Boston last year and using those lessons to better protect runners here in Dallas/Fort Worth. In fact, he's implemented parts of Boston’s emergency response plan into Fort Worth's Cowtown Marathon.
DPS Starts Saturday Hours To Issue Voter ID CardsNearly 50 Department of Public Safety offices across Texas will open on Saturdays to issue election identification certificates ahead of voting in November.
Controversial Texas Voter ID Law Likely Enforced Next WeekUnless a federal judge intervenes, the South Texas city of Edinburg could be the first to enforce a new voter ID law next week, and lawyers will likely use the special election to gather evidence to strengthen lawsuits to block it in the future.
State Senate Passes Marriage ID BillTexans applying for a marriage license would have to present photo ID under a bill being advanced in the State Legislature. The bill passed the State Senate on Tuesday.
Texas Student Tracking Chip Suit Back In CourtThe family of a 15-year-old student fighting the use of tracking badges in her San Antonio high school is asking a federal court to keep her on campus.
UNT Helping ID Woman Found Shot To Death & ScalpedScientists at the University of North Texas Center for Human Identification in Fort Worth are a part of an investigation that sounds like an episode of the CBS drama, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
Justice Department Opposes Texas Voter ID LawThe Justice Department's civil rights division has objected to the new photo ID requirement for voters in Texas, saying many Hispanic voters lack state-issued identification.