Houston-area man gets 35 years in prison for making child porn
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:44:34 UT
A federal judge has sentenced a Liberty County man to 35 years in prison for videotaping himself engaged in sexual acts with girls ages 1, 6 and 8.
Steven Wayne Robinson, 40, pleaded guilty last year to two counts of producing child pornography. On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Marcia Crone handed down his federal prison sentence, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Texas.
UCLA’s Ball, Villanova’s Hart lead list of top performers
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:35:42 -0600
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — It didn't take long to spot college basketball's top performers this season, not with star UCLA freshman Lonzo Ball flirting with a triple-double and Kansas' Frank Mason III scori
Asian markets mixed ahead of Trump’s inauguration
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:29:48 -0600
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Asian markets were mixed in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace
Another inaugural tradition _ prayer _ under fire over Trump
wacotrib.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:52:31 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — For years, the Washington National Cathedral, an Episcopal parish with a dual role as a civic gathering place, has hosted a prayer service for the newly sworn-in president. But keeping
Bell County residents to march in Austin
tdtnews.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:15:00 -0600
Like millions of Americans, Temple resident Donna Bowling was not happy about Donald Trump being elected president.She does not like the way Trump has talked about women — in particular his comments a
Judge limits access for deputy accused of bestiality video
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:15:52 UT
A former Harris County sheriff's deputy accused of possessing child pornography and producing pornography depicting bestiality must be supervised when he is with his 10-year-old daughter, a judge ruled Thursday.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:13:10 -0600
ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Connecticut Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Judge blocks Texas from cutting off Planned Parenthood funds
tdtnews.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:13:00 -0600
Texas was temporarily blocked Thursday from ousting Planned Parenthood from the state’s Medicaid program over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015.
Charro Days unveils 80th anniversary poster
brownsvilleherald.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:36:00 -0600
Brownsville artist Don Breeden has designed Charro Days posters for more than a decade now.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:13:21 -0600
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Virginia Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:
Scenes from the 2017 Black Tie and Boots inaugural ball
houstonchronicle.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:57:18 UT
The 2017 Black Tie and Boots Inaugural Ball is an unofficial event related to the swearing-in of presidents.
‘Strong Arm’ Texas lawyer Brian Loncar died of ‘toxic effect of cocaine,’ medical examiner rules
houstonchronicle.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:59:16 UT
In December, prominent North Texas attorney Brian Loncar died and the medical examiner has now released his cause of death was due to cocaine use, WFAA reports.
Timeline of inauguration events Friday
wacotrib.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:49:03 -0600
Timeline of Friday's events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States (all times EST):
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