Ex-Texas Congressman Steve Stockman Convicted Of Fraud, ConspiracyA federal jury convicted a former Texas Republican congressman on fraud and conspiracy charges Thursday for misusing charitable donations to pay for personal and political expenses.
Feds: Texas Megachurch Pastor, Accomplice Bilked Investors Out Of $1MA federal grand jury has charged a Texas pastor and a Louisiana financial planner with bilking investors out of more than $1 million.
Two Woman Charged With Committing Bank Fraud, Identity TheftA U.S. attorney says two Houston women have been charged with committing bank fraud and identity theft.
GM: Incompetence, Negligence Led To Delayed RecallGM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees — many of them senior legal and engineering executives — have been forced out of the company
Houston Area Sisters Charged In Fraud SchemeThe two are accused of scheming to steal more than $2 million from Garden Ridge Pottery.
Man Convicted In HP Computer Fraud Sales Scheme A 47-year-old man federal prosecutors describe as a United Kingdom citizen has been convicted of participating in a conspiracy to defraud computer maker Hewlett-Packard of some $14 million by fraudulently purchasing computers and equipment at a discount.
Lawsuit: Free Speech Protects Man Fired For Racist Obama Facebook PostA former elementary school secretary says his First Amendment rights were violated when he was “unfairly fired” after a racist Facebook post about President Obama was brought to the school principal’s attention by an African-American Pennsylvania man angered by Gonzalez’ online caption.
Last Texas Mexican Mafia Member In Ring SentencedThe last of a dozen Texas Mexican Mafia members convicted in a conspiracy and corruption ring has been sentenced to prison.
REWIND: Boy Band Award SnubsWhy did the GRAMMYs snub One Direction this year? A quick look back shows they have never, ever, ever, ever (like never) liked boy bands.
Texas Man Convicted For Housing More Than 30 ImmigrantsA South Texas man has been convicted in a human smuggling case in which more than 30 suspected illegal immigrants were found in an apartment.
Opinion: Republicans Focus On Conspiracy Theories Instead Of Solutions For AmericaRevelations surrounding David Petraeus' affair have prompted the tin foil hat crowd on the right to find all sorts of conspiracies about why the news that CIA Director David Petraeus was having an affair with his biographer was released after the election.
Texas Jury Convicts Mexican Cartel Hit ManA federal jury on Wednesday convicted an alleged hit man for a Mexican drug cartel on racketeering, conspiracy and weapons charges, about two years after a jury at his earlier trial deadlocked on similar counts.