U.S. Attorney John Bales announced Thursday, May 14, that a 66-year-old Hammond, Indiana, resident, who had lived in Vidor, has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations committed while in the Eastern District of Texas.
A new NASA study finds the last remaining section of Antarctica's Larsen B Ice Shelf, which partially collapsed in 2002, is quickly weakening and likely to disintegrate completely before the end of the decade.
The pace of strategizing, power plays and legislative sleight-of-hand grows more intense with each passing day as the Texas House and Senate confront the stark discipline that the calendar will impose when June 1 rolls around and, by law, the 84th Legislature will end in Austin.
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