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Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80s

Former Texas nurse accused of killing dozens of kids in '80s

He added that Jones was emotional when served with the new indictment on Thursday night at the Lane Murray Unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, where she is serving her sentence. Jones was driven by a desire to be seen as the heroic nurse who rescued dying children, expert witnesses said at the trial. "We will do our best to ensure that Genene Jones takes her very last breath behind bars", LaHood said.


Four shot dead at OH nursing home, including new police chief

Four shot dead at OH nursing home, including new police chief

According to WBNS, he was also charged in 2009 with abduction. It wasn t immediately clear whether the gunman killed himself, Licking County Sheriff Randy Thorp said. Thorp says Pine Kirk Care Center is a secure facility and investigators don't know how the gunman got in. The two employees and the gunman were found dead inside.


Senate Investigators Slap Flynn With Two Fresh Subpoenas

Senate Investigators Slap Flynn With Two Fresh Subpoenas

Former Director of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan leaves after he testified at an opened session before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill, May 23, 2017 in Washington , DC. The report Wednesday says the Russians zeroed in on Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Michael Flynn , a former head of USA military intelligence who was a key Trump campaign adviser.



Governor signs law making Texas gun fees nation's lowest

Charles Schwertner says the threat of court challenges shouldn't deter the Legislature from passing laws that are "necessary, proper and right". First time license fees will go from $40 to $140. "This joke was risky and out of line", president Dan Gross said in a statement. Greg Abbott joked Friday about targeting eporters - one day after the GOP's newest elected member of the House of Representatives allegedly assaulted a reporter.


Texas considers trans bathroom bill for public schools

Texas considers trans bathroom bill for public schools

This bill is strikingly similar to the controversial one passed in North Carolina that resulted in mass boycotts and major economic consequences for the state. The amendment limits the scope of the transgender bathroom debate to schools and mandates that students use the bathroom of their biological gender.


Summer Reading Program at library for kids

Summer Reading Program at library for kids

LITCHFIELD The Oliver Wolcott Library's Adult Summer Reading Program, "Read Outside the Box" begins June 1 and continues to August 7. First and second graders may participate in activities from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Third through sixth graders may come on Tuesdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m. or 10:30-11:30 a.m. A full calendar of events can be found at www.allendalelibrary.org .