Texas Senate Approves Police Interaction BillThe Texas Senate has voted to require high schools to provide instruction on how to best interact with law enforcement in traffic stops and other situations. The bill now goes to the Texas House for consideration.
Report: Dez Bryant & Former Adviser Sen. Royce West Settle Legal DisputeIan Rapoport of the NFL Network says Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has reached an agreement with Texas Senator Royce West to settle their legal battle.
Report: Dez Bryant Files Lawsuit Against Former Financial AdviserDallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant is counter-suing his former landlord, according to a report from NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
Texas Senator Royce West Poses "Questions From A Black Man" Open LetterHe didn't write the letter as a lawyer or State Senator....Royce West says he poses questions as a black man in today's world.
Dez's Domestic Violence Charge Still Pending In Dallas CourtCourt records show the misdemeanor domestic violence case against Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is still pending, even though it was supposed to be dismissed a year ago.
Immigrant Kids May Soon Shelter In DallasFresh off of their tour of detention facilities in McAllen, near the Mexican border, officials in Dallas County will reveal their plans for immigrants on Thursday.
Dallas Holds 32nd Annual MLK Jr. ParadeThe city of Dallas held it's 32nd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. parade and march Saturday morning.
Another Mass Shooting Renews Mental Health Debate, Texas Near Bottom In SpendingTexas ranks near the bottom in regards to spending per mental health patient.
Failing Schools Could Get Special DistrictsThe Texas House is considering a proposal that would create special districts operated by turnaround experts to improve struggling schools.
Senate Approves Rules On Sex Offender Prosecution New tools for prosecutors in cases of sexual assault against children are advancing through the state Capitol.
Sen. West, Civil Rights Groups Join Calls For Jail ClosureCivil rights groups gathered in Austin at the Texas state capitol to release a report asking for the closure of Dawson State Jail in Dallas.
Charges Against Dez Bryant Could Be DroppedThe criminal case against Dallas Cowboys receiver, Dez Bryant, for a violent encounter between Bryant and his mother this past July, could be dropped if he stays out of trouble for a year.