Daily Monitor

DPS division chief fired after arrest for sexual assault

The chief of the Texas Department of Public Safety’s Intelligence and Counterterrorism Division has been arrested on a charge of sexual assault and was...

Woman who alleged rape by Harrison County deputy files suit

A Dallas County woman who alleges a Harrison County deputy sheriff raped her in March while he was transporting her between jails has filed...

Fired TABC officers plan to sue the agency

Five former officers with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission say state officials retaliated against them by firing them without cause last month. This week...
Texas Capital

Sullivan’s claim about Bonnen meeting might backfire, Rice professor predicts

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen is likely to emerge the winner and conservative watchdog Michael Quinn Sullivan the loser in a fight over dueling...

Congressman asks Border Patrol chief to explain discrepancies in Galicia case

A California member of Congress is asking the head of U.S. Border Patrol to clarify contradictory information about the citizenship of an American man...

Environmental lawyer says AG entered Valero fray to give company a...

The Texas Attorney General’s Office was drawn into a lawsuit against Valero Refinery Port Arthur for the purpose of softening penalties and restrictions against...

One schools superintendent allegedly head-butted another. The suspect’s school board doesn’t...

An El Paso area schools superintendent, in San Antonio for an educators’ leadership institute last month, head-butted the superintendent of another district during a...

Harris County DA wants $2 million to review 14,000 cases following...

In fallout from the botched drug raid in the Pecan Park neighborhood in Houston, the Harris County District Attorney’s Office is requesting nearly $2...

Former Woodway official censured over sexual harassment allegations

The former city manager of Woodway, a town southwest of Waco, was public censured by the International City/County Management Association in June following allegations...