Pete Ortiz Jr., now 75, surrendered Wednesday to state District Judge Frank Castro. Ortiz was released on bond but must wear an ankle monitor.
A Dallas real estate investor must serve a year and a day in prison over a nearly $13 million North Texas land fraud scheme and highway expansion. The Dallas Morning … Click to Continue »
A North Texas physician must serve nearly 17 years in federal prison and repay $34 million in a health care services fraud case involving home visits. Dr. Noble U. Ezukanma … Click to Continue »
Coastal residents must now contend with a number of poisonous chemicals and pathogens. In Texas, floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey that inundated Houston and other coastal cities last month created a "toxic soup" of poisonous chemicals and pathogens. Show More Summary
Win the turnover battle... cut down on the penalties... USC is ranked fourth in the nation but has plenty of room for improvement if it aspires to earn a spot in the four-team College Football Playoff.
Elizabeth Kolbert on why climate change must factor into the hurricane recovery in Florida and Texas after Irma and Harvey.
Firearms and ammunition flooded and possibly abandoned in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and southwest Louisiana must be addressed immediately. This post Hurricane Harvey Leaves Thousands of Flooded Guns appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
MANDEVILLE, LA –Firearms and ammunition flooded and possibly abandoned in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and southwest Louisiana must be addressed immediately, say experts who offer specific actions for gun owners. The number...Show More Summary
by Charles Mudede Being cheap is not cheap, Houston. Karl Spencer/gettyimages.com Some landlords in the Houston area are demanding that renters who fled their homes or apartments because of Hurricane Harvey and the resulting floods must pay their rent. Show More Summary
For the tens of thousands of people displaced by surging floodwaters in Texas, the path to recovery will test them physically, mentally and financially. They will need to be resilient and inventive, disaster experts say, and must resign themselves to having to make innumerable decisions. “Unfortunately,...
The 'flood-build-repeat' model, so popular among re-election-seeking members of Congress, must come to an end.
The chemicals that exploded at a Texas plant are so unstable that they must be kept cool or they can ignite a runaway scenario.
Ted Cruz and his fellow Texas Republicans must explain why they rejected a Hurricane Sandy relief bill in 2013.
A chemical plant in Crosby, Texas, is at risk of exploding, thanks to Harvey’s floodwaters. Arkema Inc., which manufactures organic peroxides that must be stored at low temperatures, released a statement Tuesday evening saying, “The potential for a chemical reaction leading to a fire and/or explosion within the site confines is real.” The facility lost the […]
Before USC opened training camp, coach Clay Helton was asked about the meat grinder that the Trojans must navigate early in their schedule. He was asked about Week 2 opponent Stanford and Week 3 opponent Texas. He was not asked about USC’s opener against Western Michigan. But Helton put the Broncos...
Right now, as East Texas grapples with wind damage and catastrophic flooding from an unpredictable storm that may last for days, there is something we know for sure: When it’s over, the people of the Gulf Coast will pick up the pieces amid the destruction.
WASHINGTON — Deep in the heart of Texas, Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick must have thought they had a political winner. Patrick, a conservative crusader and talk-radio host, got Abbott to call a special session this summer of the Texas Legislature — an emergency! — largely for the purpose of passing a [...]Show More Summary
Federal judges ruled that “parts of the Texas House map must be redrawn ahead of the 2018 elections because lawmakers intentionally discriminated against minorities in crafting several legislative districts,” the Texas Tribune reports. “So far, state leaders have signaled they [...]
Parts of the Texas House map must be redrawn ahead of the 2018 elections because lawmakers intentionally discriminated against minorities in crafting several legislative districts, federal judges ruled on Thursday. A three-judge panel in San Antonio unanimously ruled that Texas must address...
One of the best things about Tobe Hooper's crazy-ass sequel to his original mad and macabre rural nightmare THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE is Bill Moseley's classic turn as Chop-Top. Being that THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2 just turned 31 years old, Mr. Show More Summary