Tag Archives: Texas

Supreme Court Strikes Down Texas Abortion Law

On Monday the Supreme Court ruled a Texas law requiring abortion providers to meet ambulatory surgical standards and physicians to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital was unconstitutional. The ruling will help the comparatively sparse number of abortion clinics in the state continue to operate and open the door for additional clinics to resume their activities. When the law …

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Bomb Threat Received at ExxonMobil Plant in Downtown Beaumont

Bomb Threat Received at ExxonMobil Plant in Downtown Beaumont

BEAUMONT, Texas — Authorities are investigating a bomb threat at the ExxonMobil plant in Beaumont, Texas. The threat was received before 11 a.m. Wednesday. A shelter in place has been ordered for the facility. Streets in the area have been shut down as officials investigate according to ExxonMobil spokesperson Patrick Trahan. The threat, which was very general in nature, was called in …

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SWAT Team Shoots, Kills Gunman; Hostages Safe at Amarillo, Texas Wal-Mart

SWAT Team Shoots, Kills Gunman; Hostages Safe at Amarillo, Texas Walmart

AMARILLO, Texas – Authorities say the SWAT team has shot and killed the alleged gunman accused of taking at least one person hostage in an Amarillo, Texas, Walmart Tuesday. All hostages are now safe. Suspect has been shot by APD SWAT and is apparently dead. Hostages inside are safe https://t.co/gY8nVkbTml — Amarillo Police Dept (@AmarilloPD) June 14, 2016 Amarillo Police …

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VIDEO Man Shot Outside Baggage Claim at Dallas Love Field Airport

VIDEO Man Shot Outside Baggage Claim at Dallas Love Field Airport

An incident at Dallas Love Field Airport that led to a man being shot by police outside the terminal stemmed from a domestic disturbance between a woman and her children’s father, a police spokesman said. The man who was shot was the father, the spokesman said. The man’s condition was not given. A police officer shot a man Friday outside …

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