North Texan And Former U.S. Marine Trevor Reed Sentenced To Prison In RussiaA former United States Marine from North Texas was sentenced to nine years in prison in a Russian court on Thursday for assaulting police officers in a drunken incident he says he cannot remember.
Parents In Texas Fight To Get Former U.S. Marine Son A Fair Trial In MoscowA mother and father in Texas are urging the court system and government in Moscow to ensure their son, a former U.S. Marine who has been jailed there for nearly a year, gets a fair trial.
Piece Of Texas Heading To U.S. Embassy In IsraelGovernor Greg Abbott said the cornerstone plaque has the Texas state seal on it and recounts the connection between Texas and Israel.
FBI Searching For Dallas Fugitive Wanted For Capital MurderThe FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information directly leading to the arrest of a violent fugitive wanted for capital murder they consider armed and dangerous.
Mexico: Houston Woman Drowns In Canyon Tour Boat AccidentMexican authorities say an American woman has drowned in a boating accident on the famed Sumidero Canyon in the southern state of Chiapas.
Serious Terrorist Threat Prompts Embassy Closures The terror threat prompting the U.S. government to close nearly two dozen embassies and consulates Sunday is the most specific, credible threat information in years.