West Reaches Settlement After 2013 Fertilizer Plant ExplosionThe city council in West this week approved of accepting $10.44 million to settle its claims against the defendants, including makers and suppliers of ammonium nitrate, the explosive fertilizer involved in the blast, and Adair Grain Inc., owner of the fertilizer plant itself.
Texas Rep. Farenthold To Retire Amid Sexual Harassment AccusationsRepublicans say Texas GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold won't seek re-election amid sexual harassment allegations.
Ethics Panel Expands Probe Into Texas Rep. Blake FarentholdThe House Ethics Committee says it is expanding an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Texas Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold.
Lawsuits Over Back Pay By Dallas Police And Firefighters Could Be Settled TuesdayThe city has agreed to settle four of six lawsuits by 1,700 police officers and firefighters.
Prosecutors Settle Panda Express Discrimination ClaimFederal prosecutors say they have reached a settlement with Panda Express over allegations the company discriminated against workers who were not U.S. citizens.
Target Agrees To Pay $18.5 Million Over Data BreachThe breach affected more than 41 million customer payment card accounts, along with contact information for more than 60 million customers.
City Of Arlington Settles With Family Of Teen Killed By OfficerThe City of Arlington will pay the family of Christian Taylor $850,000 after Officer Brad Miller shot and killed the 19-year-old in August 2015.
United Moves To Ease Criticism With Settlement, New PoliciesUnited Airlines moved to staunch criticism — and any customer defections — by reaching a settlement Thursday with a passenger dragged off one of its planes two weeks ago and issuing new policies designed to prevent similar customer-service failures.
NFL Concussion Hearing Wednesday To Be Aired Live OnlineA federal judge in Philadelphia will live-stream a hearing Wednesday in the NFL concussion case so retired players can learn what's ahead as the estimated $1 billion settlement rolls out this year.
Supreme Court Leaves $1B NFL Concussion Settlement In PlaceThe Supreme Court has rejected challenges to the estimated $1 billion plan by the NFL to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.
Ex-Austin Officer Who Fatally Shot Teen Reaches SettlementA former Austin police officer will receive a payout from the city as part of a settlement stemming from the officer's fatal shooting of an unarmed, naked teenager early this year.
Trump Agrees To $25M Settlement To Resolve Trump U. LawsuitsPresident-elect Donald Trump agreed Friday to pay $25 million to settle lawsuits against his now-defunct Trump University for real estate investors.