Huffines Files Bill To Codify Abbott's Refugee PolicyEarlier this year, Gov. Greg Abbott told the U.S. government that Texas would be withdrawing from the federal refugee resettlement program. Now, a state official from Dallas wants to take Abbott's action a step further.
Texas On Alert As Possible Terror Threat InvestigatedWith just one day left before the presidential election, people across Texas are being warned to stay vigilant. Texas is one of three states on high alert while U.S. intelligent agents assess a possible terror threat.
Sources: U.S. Intel Warning Of Possible Al Qaeda Attacks In U.S.Sources say U.S. intelligence has alerted joint terrorism task forces that al Qaeda could be planning attacks in three states for Monday. It is believed New York, Texas and Virginia are all possible targets, though no specific locations are mentioned.
Senate Poised To Override Obama Veto Of 9/11 LegislationThe Senate is poised to reject President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia.
Sentencing Set For Man Convicted In Failed Texas Terror AttackAn Oct. 25 sentencing date has been set for an Arizona man convicted of supporting the Islamic State terrorist group and helping to plot an attack at a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas.
Sentencing Set For Man Accused Of Helping Plot Garland AttackA September 15 sentencing date has been set for a man convicted of supporting the Islamic State terrorist group and helping to plot an attack at a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in North Texas.
Obama To Talk IS Fight At Pentagon As US Expands Libya RolePresident Barack Obama is assessing what's working and what's not in the fight against the Islamic State group as the U.S. military ramps up its engagement in Libya.
Sentencing Set For Man Who Helped Plot Garland AttackA sentencing date has been set for an Arizona man convicted of supporting ISIS and helping to plot a terror attack at a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Garland last year.
Dems, GOP Seem On Collision Course Over Gun, Terror BillsHouse Democrats and Republicans seem as destined for an election-season clash over guns as they did when Democrats staged a sit-in on the chamber's floor two weeks ago.
Senate Blocks Access To Online Data Without WarrantThe Senate blocked an expansion of the government's power to investigate suspected terrorists, a win for civil libertarians and privacy advocates emboldened after a NSA contractor's revelations forced changes to American surveillance.
FBI: Orlando Nightclub Shooter Radicalized DomesticallyThe FBI says that the Orlando nightclub shooter was not directed by a foreign terror group, but was radicalized domestically.
Judge To Sentence Syrian-Born U.S. Citizen For Aiding MilitantsProsecutors want a Syrian-born U.S. citizen convicted of smuggling rifle scopes, night-vision goggles and other gear to Syrian militant groups to serve nearly four years in prison.