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File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Karate Studio Owner Gets Prison Over Viewing, Sharing Child Pornography

The owner of a Southeast Texas karate studio has been sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison for viewing and sharing child pornography.

10/29/2014

Faith Bodle asserts she was asked to leave her church after appearing on local television to support the medical use of cannabis.  (Photo by RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Marijuana Advocate Claims She Was Kicked Out Of Church For Her Habit

Faith Bodle asserts she was asked to leave her church after appearing on local television to support the medical use of cannabis.

10/21/2014

DEA claims Juan Francisco Saenz-Tamez took control of the drug smuggling operation after the arrest of Mario Ramirez-Trevino in 2013. (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Says Head Of Gulf Cartel In Custody

DEA claims Juan Francisco Saenz-Tamez took control of the drug smuggling operation after the arrest of Mario Ramirez-Trevino in 2013.

10/21/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Convicted Of Drug Trafficking, Leading Cops On Chase

A Louisiana man faces life in federal prison after being convicted of drug trafficking counts linked to a chase following a 2013 traffic stop.

09/08/2014

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Man Deliberately Ruined His $1M Car To Collect Insurance Money

Federal authorities say an East Texas man has admitted to deliberately driving his $1 million car into Gulf waters so that he could collect insurance on the vehicle.

08/26/2014

Video shows robber entering and leaving the 2-year-old boy's room several times. (Getty Images)

Man Dies After Swallowing Alleged Cocaine

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP)- Police say a driver in a Southeast Texas traffic stop has died after allegedly swallowing crack cocaine and refusing to spit it out. Beaumont police say the man died early Wednesday. The name of the […]

07/02/2014

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Texas Man’s Riding Mower Drowns Him In Pond

A Southeast Texas man drowned when the mower he was riding slipped into a pond on his rural property and pinned him.

06/29/2014

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2 Guilty In Texas Immigrant Employment Scam

Two Houston residents have pleaded guilty in an employment scam targeting immigrants in the U.S. illegally and providing cheap labor for Chinese restaurants.

06/04/2014

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Teacher Acquitted Of Injury To Child After Classroom Scuffle

A Southeast Texas teacher has been acquitted of injuring an 11-year-old boy who testified he kicked her during classroom scuffles.

03/13/2014

A white Houston-area man accused of sucker punching an elderly black man has been indicted on a hate crime charge. (Photo Credit: Stockbyte/Getty Images)

32 Charged In Texas Human Smuggling Ring

More than 30 people have been indicted in a Houston-based wrongful employment and human smuggling ring with ties to Louisiana and Arkansas.

01/31/2014

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