A Central Texas medical supply operator has been sentenced to 11 years in federal prison in a nearly $3.4 million health care fraud scheme.
A fired chief financial officer at a West Texas university has pleaded guilty to stealing about $40,000 in school money for his personal use.
Lance Armstrong’s longtime coach, Johan Bruyneel, was banned for 10 years on Tuesday for helping to organize massive doping on teams led by the disgraced cyclist.
A state’s voters are free to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a blow to affirmative action.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is challenging his New York counterpart, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, to a debate over economic policy as he ventures onto Cuomo’s turf.
Two Texas residents backed by a conservative legal group have filed a federal lawsuit in Austin challenging how state Senate voting districts were drawn, according to a published report Tuesday.
Renewing a Texas driver’s license doesn’t necessarily mean waiting in long lines or prepping your best photo ID look for the camera.
Austin City Council may consider next week whether to approve negotiations for a $9 million contract for the planning and design of an Austin Energy office building.
At least 14 Texas inmates have died due to heat exposure, according to a report by the University of Texas School of Law Human Rights Clinic.
A North Texas man has been charged with aggravated assault after his 10-year-old son was shot in the hip during an Easter morning domestic dispute.
The fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people last year in a tiny Texas town could have been prevented, even if it’s still not clear what started an initial fire that triggered the blast, federal officials said Tuesday.
Tyler police are trying to determine if thieves who swooped down on a Cadillac dealer and made off with wheels and tires from about 20 vehicles are connected to a similar theft in the Dallas area.
Dallas police say a man was fatally shot after pointing a gun at officers during a standoff following a car chase.
A Fredericksburg police officer shot during a weekend traffic stop is out of ICU and expected to make a full recovery.
If Lake Buchanan drops a few more feet, it will hit a record low. The drought plunged the lake to more than 23 feet below its average height.