Uncle Says Accused Waxahachie Hospital Hostage-Taker Helped Hunt HusseinThe uncle of an Austin man, accused in a bizarre standoff at a Waxahachie Hospital, says Lorenzo Zarate, 32, is no ordinary man. He claims the Army veteran took part in the capture of Saddam Hussein.
VA: Ex-Marine Who Killed 3 In Baton Rouge Didn't Have PTSDA former Marine who ambushed and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers last month never saw combat in Iraq, but told doctors he suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder because a buddy showed him videos of maimed and decapitated bodies, according to newly released Veterans Health Administration medical records.
Soldier Who Killed 5 Officers In Dallas Showed PTSD SymptomsNewly released documents show that the Army reservist who shot and killed five Dallas police officers last month showed symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after returning home from Afghanistan in 2014.
Veterans Using Marijuana To Ease PTSDA growing number of states are weighing whether or not to legalize marijuana to treat PTSD. But for many veterans, the debate is already over. They're increasingly using cannabis even though it remains illegal in most states.
Suspected Peeping Tom Turns Himself InPolice say the man sneaked into the women's showers at Planet Fitness with his cell phone.
New Report Looks At Military Veterans, PTSD & Capital PunishmentA day before Veterans Day, a new report suggests military veterans on death row haven't received enough consideration for mental illnesses as a result of their combat experiences.
Security Guard Recalls Garland Terror AttackFour months have passed since the Garland terror attack that left a security guard injured. Now, that guard is telling his story for the first time.
Lawsuit Alleges FWPD Officers Used Excessive Force During ArrestThe City of Fort Worth and members of the police department are facing an excessive force lawsuit by a man who recorded his 2013 traffic stop and subsequent arrest, that he claims was unjust, on his cell phone.
Fireworks Bring Wrong Kind Of Boom For Combat VeteransNew yard signs read, “Combat veteran lives here. Please be courteous with fireworks.”
Link Between Routh & PTSD Called "Fallacy"A prosecutor has said, after the conviction of Eddie Routh in the killing of Chris Kyle, that "the biggest fallacy" of the trial was that PTSD caused Routh to commit the crime.
Girlfriend, Family Members Testify In Defense Of Eddie Ray RouthOn the first full day of defense witnesses in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, his girlfriend- Jennifer Weed, his sister and brother in law testified before the court on Wednesday.
Conversations With Veterans: The Struggle Post Military LifeFemale vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
North Texas Researchers Making Headway On PTSD TreatmentA staggering one in six soldiers, who've served since 2001, may have post-traumatic stress disorder. The report underscores why doctors need every treatment option available some Dallas researchers think they' can help.
Dallas Police Look For Missing TeenPolice in Dallas are searching for a missing 16-year-old girl who reportedly left a suicide note at home. Destiny Ripka was last seen at her school on Monday afternoon.
Depression And Homelessness Struggles Among U.S. VeteransHomelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.