Daily Monitor

Family of prisoner who died in Nueces County Jail sues county,...

The family of a prisoner who died in Nueces County Jail two years ago is suing the county and several jailers, the Corpus Christi...

FBI investigating missing Border Patrol union money in El Paso

The National Border Patrol Council, the union that represents the country’s roughly 20,000 Border Patrol agents, is missing about $500,000 from its El Paso...

Audits show questionable handling of confidential informants by Houston police 

Internal audits, court documents and investigation reviews have raised questions about the supervision that Houston police officers receive for handling confidential informants, the Houston...

Motives of GOP statehouse candidate’s nonprofit questioned 

KXAN reported that a nonprofit whose stated goal is to help veterans find jobs has spent very little toward that effort while its director,...

Livingston alternative-school students speak out about cheating scandal

Current and former students at Livingston High School Academy spoke with KHOU about their concerns over a cheating scandal that has rocked the school...
Hurricane Harvey

Federal judge rules Army Corps not liable for downstream Harvey flooding

A federal judge ruled Tuesday that the government was not to blame for damage caused by floodwaters released from two U.S. Army Corps of...

Former officers sue Midland over culture of discrimination within police department

The City of Midland is facing a lawsuit that alleges a culture of harassment and discrimination toward black employees in the police department, the...

Houston public school teacher accused of sexually assaulting 10-year-old student 

A 46-year-old Houston public school teacher has been charged with sexual assault for inappropriately touching a 10-year-old student, Fox 26 reported. Raymon Williams is accused...

Parents of Marlin students get letters explaining the district’s accreditation revocation

The Marlin school district near Waco is responding to alarmed parents who have received letters from the district explaining that the school’s accreditation has...