Texas Rangers Fire Banister After Consecutive Losing Seasons
The Texas Rangers fired manager Jeff Banister on Friday after the team stumbled to its first consecutive losing records in 10 years after winning AL West titles in each of his first two seasons.
Texas Woman Gets Prison in Virtual Kidnapping, Ransom Scam
A Texas woman has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for her role in what investigators called a "virtual kidnapping" extortion scam with ties to Mexico.
Economy Keeps Growing Even With Rising Oil Prices
America's rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices on the U.S. economy.
Trump Abandons Restraint, Calls Out Kavanaugh’s Accuser
President Donald Trump challenged the woman accusing his Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault by name Friday, saying that if the alleged attack was that "bad" then she would have filed charges.
Kavanaugh’s Accuser Says She Would Testify Under Right Terms
Christine Blasey Ford may testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after all, her attorney said, breathing new life into the prospect of a dramatic Senate showdown next week over Ford's accusation that he assaulted her when they were in high school.
5 People, 3 of Them Infants, Stabbed at Home Day Care Center
Police say five people, including three infants, were stabbed at an overnight day care center in New York City.
For Kavanaugh, Path Forward Could be Like Clarence Thomas’
When Clarence Thomas arrived at the Supreme Court in 1991 after a bruising confirmation hearing in which his former employee Anita Hill accused him of sexual harassment, fellow justice Byron White said something that stuck with him.
Texas Church Shooting Lawsuits Against Air Force Combined
A federal judge will consolidate all federal lawsuits against the U.S. Air Force over the Texas church shooting that killed more than two dozen worshippers.