Keller woman’s murder trial set for this week

Keller woman's murder trial set for this weekWFAAFORT WORTH — The twists and turns involving the high-profile case against a Keller woman accused of murder will start to play out this week in a Tarrant County courtroom. Michele Williams, 45, will go on trial for allegedly murdering her husband ...Murder trial for Keller woman accused of killing husband set for Monday FOX 4 News

Recorded jailhouse calls about gun played in first-degree murder trial

Recordings of jailhouse phone calls from Terrance Anthony Jr. were played in court Monday as the state continued its case against the 18-year-old accused of killing a security guard in 2012 in Orlando.In the first phone call, placed months after the murder, Anthony asks his girlfriend if someone picked up an item from a man he knows.Unsure of what Anthony is talking about, the girl responds, "the gun?"Anthony is immediately agitated and calls the girl stupid. "You just made me mad," he said. "I...

St. Charles robbery suspect sought

St. Charles robbery suspect sought St. Charles robbery suspect soughtKSDKOfficer Erik Lawrenz with the St. Charles Police Department says the robbery happened at the Moto Mart in the 1000 block of S. Fifth Street at 9:07 p.m. Lawrenz says the suspect walked into the store, asked for cigars, and when the clerk rang them up ...St. Charles police seeking suspect in gas station strong-arm robbery STLtoday.comSt. Charles police searching for robbery suspect KMOV.com

LMPD: Suspect stabbed girlfriend before carjacking, kidnapping 2 men

LMPD: Suspect stabbed girlfriend before carjacking, kidnapping 2 menWHAS 11.com (subscription)Brandon Wayne Denham is charged with four counts of theft by unlawful taking, two counts of kidnapping, two counts of assault, one count of robbery, one count of burglary, one count of wanton endangerment and one count of fleeing or evading police.

Police: Freeway accidents down 13 percent this year in Dallas

Police: Freeway accidents down 13 percent this year in Dallas Dallas police said an officer was partially to blame for a mess on LBJ Freeway and Skillman Avenue on May 18, 2014 (Ashley Lowell Doussard/NBCDFW) Freeway accidents in Dallas are down 13 percent this year in Dallas, according to police statistics. Last year to date, police recorded 2,962 wrecks on Dallas freeways. This year, that number dropped to 2,578 crashes. In all of 2014, there were 4,419 freeway crashes. The end of the year also saw icier road conditions than usual. Deputy Chief Scott Wal...

Milk Price-Fixing Class Action Certified by Judge

     SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - The dairy industry must face a class action alleging that it limited raw-milk production to drive up the prices of yogurt, sour cream and other products, a federal judge ruled.     The Sept. 16 class-certification order U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White covers 14 states and Washington, D.C. Though the plaintiffs, led by Matthew Edwards, wanted certification in a 15th state, West Virginia, White said they lacked standing ...

Murders, burglaries and other crimes remain down in Dallas, but aggravated assaults are up

Murders, burglaries and other crimes remain down in Dallas, but aggravated assaults are up Dallas Police Department Chief David Brown addresses City Council members during a Public Safety Committee meeting Monday, March 24, 2014 at City Hall in Dallas. (G.J. McCarthy/The Dallas Morning News) Crime hasn’t disappeared in Dallas after all. But it is still down for the most part, police officials say.RelatedDespite bloody stretch, murder rate falling in DallasPolice: Crime still down in Dallas, but auto thefts plateauCrime down in Dallas versus 2013 through first two months of 2014Dalla...
  September 22, 2014  

Pesticide Label Challenge Thrown Out of Court

     SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - Federal regulators that strung along environmentalists for eights years about plans to label inert pesticides ingredients cannot be sued, a federal judge ruled.     At issue here is an EPA requirement for pesticide manufacturers to list active, but not inert, ingredients, on their labels.     In 2006, the Center for Environmental Health and Californians for Pesticide Reform petitioned the EPA to ...
  September 22, 2014  

Electric shocks, mustard oil: China reveals cases of torture in police detention

Electric shocks, mustard oil: China reveals cases of torture in police detention Electric shocks, mustard oil: China reveals cases of torture in police detentionCBS NewsThe seven cases happened in March 2013 at the Daowai district police sub-bureau in the northeastern city of Harbin. Three police officers and four people hired by police to help with the investigations were convicted and given prison sentences of up to ...
  September 22, 2014  

Bail set for suspect in Providence attempted kidnapping

Bail set for suspect in Providence attempted kidnappingProvidence Eyewitness NewsBail set for suspect in Providence attempted kidnapping. By Nancy Krause; Reporting by Todd Wallace Published: September 22, 2014, 12:25 pm. Jose Torrez at his arraignment on attempted abduction charge.
  September 22, 2014