Federal Judge Reed O’Connor in Fort Worth, Texas found core provisions of the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional in a ruling in response to a Republican-backed lawsuit. It could affect insurance for Americans.
The 11 new criminal counts against Sundance Behavioral Heathcare System, announced Friday by the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office, involve seven new alleged victims. One was an 8-year-old child.
Texas continues to execute fewer people, a nationwide trend, but the number of black and brown people receiving lethal injections in Texas is “disturbingly” high, according to an anti-death penalty advocate.
A protest has risen after a judge in Waco accepted the plea deal for Jacob Anderson, a former Baylor fraternity president who is accused of raping and sexually assaulting a woman in 2016. Anderson got no jail time.
Texas gangs are heavily involved in drug trafficking, and will often work with each other regardless of race in order to profit, according to the 2018 Texas Gang Threat Assessment released Wednesday, Dec. 12.
Retired Dallas Cowboys star was guest as Exchange Club of Fort Worth raised money at the rate of up to $10,000 per minute. Donations will provide gifts for 5,200 kids through Star-Telegram Goodfellow Fund.
James “Jay” Robinson IV was sentenced to 10 years in prison after repeatedly violating terms of his deferred adjudication probation, including starting a new church in which he had unchaperoned access to children.
A cold front moving into North Texas on Thursday afternoon will hit the western counties hardest, but Fort Worth and Dallas won’t escape a wintry mix and gusty wind, the National Weather Service predicts.