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Death Threats for Fireman Who Allegedly Shot Dogs, Posted on Facebook

Death Threats for Fireman Who Allegedly Shot Dogs, Posted on Facebook

A Hunt County, Texas, volunteer firefighter has been suspended and is receiving death threats after he allegedly shot his neighbor’s two dogs. A photo of the deceased dogs was then posted to the fireman’s Facebook account. The graphic photograph, posted by Tim Conatser of North Texas, depicts two dogs, one black and one yellow, lying […]

Fort Worth Police Involved in Deadly Shooting

Fort Worth Police Involved in Deadly Shooting

A police officer from Fort Worth, Texas was injured in an exchange of gunfire with a suspect which left that man dead. The incident took place in Southwest Fort Worth, on Hildring Drive on the 4800 block. Initial reports from witnesses indicate that the officer who was shot received a wound to the stomach, and […]

Texas Execution Is Carried Out

Texas Execution Is Carried Out

The state of Texas has carried out the execution of a man convicted of murder in the 1996 beating and strangling death of a woman. Robert Ladd was tried and convicted for the murder of Vicki Ann Garner and has been on death row since. He had twice appealed to the Supreme Court in attempts […]

Lincoln Memorabilia Goes for Over $800,000

Lincoln Memorabilia Goes for Over $800,000

Abraham Lincoln memorabilia was auctioned off in Dallas, Texas on Saturday with the collection eventually earning more that $800,000. People appear to be┬ácaptured by the allure of the way certain important historical events unfold and the way they impact modern society. If this were not true, the approximately 177,000 students who earned bachelors in the […]

Firearms Cannot Be in Carry-on Bags

Firearms Cannot Be in Carry-on Bags

It is not a difficult concept, the notion that firearms are not allowed and cannot be in carry-on bags on planes. Yet, the Transportation Security Administration, also known as TSA, announced that more weapons were seized last year than ever. A total of 2,212 firearms were found in passengers’ luggage. A majority of these weapons […]

Same-Sex Marriage Back in Court

Same-Sex Marriage Back in Court

Same-sex marriages are back under fire in Texas, likely to end up being decided in the courts. New legislation has been introduced which would make provisions for the matter of same-sex marriages to not even be decided in court. Public funds are used to distribute marriage licenses for same-sex couples and to implement court orders […]

George H.W. Bush Spends Christmas Day in Hospital

George H.W. Bush Spends Christmas Day in Hospital

George H.W. Bush has spent his Christmas day in hospital, remaining in care at Houston Methodist Hospital in Texas. He has remained there for the past two days, after being admitted for extreme shortness of breath on Tuesday evening. He was kept for the night as a precaution, and is said to be still under […]

‘Top Gun’ Aircraft Carrier Scrapped for a Penny

‘Top Gun’ Aircraft Carrier Scrapped for a Penny

The USS Ranger aircraft carry, famous for launching Tom Cruise and Anthony Edwards into the air in the movie Top Gun, is about to be scrapped, for a penny. The Washington Times is reporting that officials were hoping to turn the floating city into a museum, permanently docking it in the Pacific Northwest, but now […]

George Bush Senior Hospitalized For Breath Shortness, Remains in Care

George Bush Senior Hospitalized For Breath Shortness, Remains in Care

Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to hospital yesterday night as a precautionary measure regarding having experienced shortness of breath at some point in the evening. It is not yet known what he was doing when this health scare occurred, or if it was merely a scare or something more serious. Upon medical professionals […]

Texas Proposes New Marijuana Laws

Texas Proposes New Marijuana Laws

Texas State Representative Joe Moody introduced a new bill on Monday that would change the current laws concerning marijuana. The proposed law would effectively decriminalize possession of the the plant for personal use. Under current Texas law, possession of up to two ounces of marijuana is a crime punishable by up to six months of […]

Open Carry: A Topic of Discussion in Texas [Video]

Open Carry: A Topic of Discussion in Texas [Video]

Widely regarded as the most gun-friendly state in the United States, Texas is making open carry laws a topic of discussion once more. Texas is one of few states that maintain a full ban on the open carry of handguns. The state stands to make a change in stance in 2015 and, if approved, would […]

Amber Alert for Texas Boy After Mother Found Dead

Amber Alert for Texas Boy After Mother Found Dead

Denton, Texas police, the Texas Department of Public Safety, and the Texas Amber Alert Network issued an amber alert Saturday night for a four-year-old boy after his mother was found dead earlier that day. According to local police, the boy, Ricardo Alekzander Lara, is thought to be in immediate danger and is more than likely […]

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