The list of investigations into Attorney General Ken Paxton’s conduct just got a little bit longer. The Texas State Bar was ordered last week to launch a disciplinary probe into Paxton’s conduct in the days following the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage — an investigation that could end with Paxton getting disbarred.
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Starting this week, people in Central Texas will travel some 600 miles west to see Pope Francis during his visit to Juárez, Chihuahua, on Feb. 17. But nearly 30 years ago, seeing the pope didn’t even require leaving the state.
FORT WORTH, Texas — Tonya Couch won’t have to pay Tarrant County $3,177.93 in travel expenses for her extradition from Los Angeles to Fort Worth last month, according to court records.
Joel Barajas was the only Crystal City council member to show up to the office Friday.
A federal judge has again denied a bid by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton to block the federal government from resettling Syrian refugees in the state.
FORT WORTH — A man and woman have been arrested, and police are still searching for a third suspect in connection with the robbery and fatal stabbing of a 52-year-old man inside his Fort Worth home in September.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Edgar Mitchell, who as an astronaut on the Apollo 14 mission became the sixth person to walk on the moon on Feb. 5, 1971, died at a West Palm Beach hospice Thursday night, his family said.
DENTON — Two children died and a third was critically injured in a four-car crash Saturday night that shut down a highway in Denton for several hours, police said Sunday.
AUSTIN, Texas — The path to liberty for Dennis Allen and Stanley Mozee seemed paved back in 2014. Prosecutors and the judge agreed with the men’s attorneys that their convictions should be dismissed because the district attorney who tried them had withheld critical evidence.
DALLAS — Dallas Democrats are demanding the resignation of a Dallas County justice of the peace who says he won’t perform same-sex marriages despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling allowing gay couples to wed.