via: HOUSTON – No more “getting away with murder” in the Lone Star State: that’s the message from the Texas Legislature. The state Senate passed a bill on Wednesday – one previously approved by the House – that would take probation off the table for defendants convicted of first degree murder. The result: automatic […]

HOUSTON—Some early shoppers waiting in line for Black Friday specials at Best Buy had to deal with more than just the crowds when wreckers started towing their cars. It happened around 11 p.m. at the Best Buy on Beechnut and the Southwest Freeway. The shoppers, who were lined up for the store’s 4:30 a.m. opening, […]