Dallas Sheriff Lupe Valdez announces she’s resigning to run for governor.
Dallas, TX - Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez turned from her law-enforcement job to the Democratic race for governor Wednesday, saying her life has prepared herAdd a comment
At least 20 people killed in shooting at Texas church
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Sutherland Springs, TX - At least 20 people have been killed in a church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, according to Wilson County Sheriff Joe Tackitt.Add a comment
Why are Texas women who are raped by their boss entitled to less compensation than non-sexual assault victims?
Austin, TX - One minute, she said, she was having a smoke with her boss in the employee bathroom during their overnight shift at a Steak 'n Shake in Plano. The next, he lunged.Add a comment
127 Businesses Accused Of Price Gouging During Hurricane Harvey Disaster
Austin, TX - Attorney General Ken Paxton’s Consumer Protection Division sent notices of violations to 127 Texas businesses accused of price gouging during the state of disaster declared for Hurricane Harvey.Add a comment
Most Harvey flood victims on hook to pay for home repairs
New York - Homeowners suffering flood damage from Harvey are more likely to be on the hook for losses than victims of prior storms — a potentially crushing blow to personal finances and neighborhoods along the Gulf Coast.Add a comment
Houston police make 3,400 rescues as Harvey gears up for another landfall
Houston TX - Levees at Columbia Lakes in Brazoria County have been breached, according to the official Brazoria County website. "Get out now," the alert reads. Portions of Brazoria County, due south of Houston, had been under a mandatory evacuation notice since Sunday.Add a comment
Harvey may force 30,000 people into shelters while flooding will linger, officials warn
Houston, TX - Rain pelted this battered city anew Monday as emergency teams — aided by a growing contingent of citizen-rescuers — plunged into waist-deep water seeking people stranded by devastating, historic flooding in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.Add a comment