Man Slams 7 Beers Before Turning Himself In, No Warrant Though - Arrested For Public Intox InsteadA man who told police he had to "drink to build up the courage to turn himself in," wound up in jail despite not having a warrant for his arrest.
Sheriff: North Texas Singer Kylie Rae Harris Caused Deadly New Mexico CrashNorth Texas country singer Kylie Rae Harris caused a three-vehicle crash in northern New Mexico that left her and a 16-year-old girl dead Wednesday, authorities said.
Medical Examiner: Los Angeles Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Died From Deadly Mix Of Alcohol, Fentanyl, OxycodoneMedical examiners determined that Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died from a lethal mix of alcohol, fentanyl and oxycodone when he was found unresponsive in a North Texas hotel room.
United Airlines Ups "Bottle-To-Throttle" Policy For Pilots To 12 Hours Before FlightsBig changes for some pilots before heading to the cockpit. United Airlines has made its preflight alcohol-use policy more stringent.
Bill Allowing Texas Craft Breweries To Sell "Beer-To-Go" Signed Into LawGov. Greg Abbott signed a bill Friday that will allow craft brewery customers to buy and take home their beer.
McKinney City Council Approves Beer And Wine For Events At City Parks, Recreation CentersAs the summer months approach, the city of McKinney has made a move to make their parks more appealing for outdoor concerts, wine festivals and other big events.
Texas Brewers Tap Support For Beer-To-Go BillCraft brewers tapped into whatever support they could find Thursday, to allow Texans to buy beer to-go.
Woman Arrested For DWI After Slamming Into Squad Car On Central ExpresswayA 23-year-old woman was arrested after her car slammed into a police car Wednesday morning at the scene of an earlier accident, police said.
Toxicology Report: Driver In Deadly Wrong-Way Crash In Fort Worth Had Drugs, Alcohol In SystemThe Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office report shows Vanessa Matlock, the driver in a deadly wrong-way crash on January 4, had marijuana and alcohol in her system at the time.
Texas Troopers Urge Thanksgiving Holiday Safe TravelDPS troopers, during the 2017 Thanksgiving holiday period, issued more than 73,000 traffic citations and warnings for a variety of violations — including 324 DWI arrests.
Texas Man Given 55 Years In Prison For Fatal Church Bus CrashA driver was sentenced to 55 years in prison Friday for causing a church bus crash in South Texas that killed 13 people.
Coroner: Verne Troyer Death Suicide By Alcohol IntoxicationVerne Troyer, best known for his role as Mike Myers' comical sidekick "Mini-Me" in the "Austin Powers" movie franchise, died last April of suicide by alcohol intoxication.
Woman Arrested, Charged With DWI After Crashing Into RestaurantPolice have arrested a 26-year-old woman after she crashed her car into the Green Door Public House in Deep Ellum.
New Global Study Says There's "No Safe Level Of Alcohol"A new report, that looked at data on 28 million people worldwide, warns that the harms of alcohol greatly outweigh any potential beneficial effects.
Demi Lovato Cancels Tour Dates To Focus On RecoveryThe singer was scheduled to perform in Mexico in September and in South America in November, but announced she won't perform the shows.