Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Sunday, July 14, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service
Daniel Conrad

Daniel Conrad

Courthouse News reporter since 2018. Reporting and editing from San Antonio, Texas.

Follow @cucumbermarg

Latest Articles by Daniel Conrad

Dog torture conviction

TEXARKANA, Texas — A Texas appeals court affirmed the jury verdict of a man who threw his dog from a second-floor motel balcony, then yanked the dog off the ground via the leash coiled around its neck before slamming the dog to the pavement and kicking it in the face. Part of the attack was caught on video by a neighbor and the man was sentenced to three years in prison for cruelty that the appellate panel called “torture.”

Overnight stays in Europe rose in 2024’s first quarter

Foreign visitors composed the majority of growth, and overnight stays have surpassed pre-pandemic figures.

Scientists detect early Alzheimer’s with just one brain scan

With machine-learning technology, an algorithm was taught to tell MRI scans exhibiting the most common kind of dementia from scans that didn’t.