Texas governor vows to fight against `farce` indictment

Texas Governor Rick Perry, a potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate, vowed on Saturday to fight charges that he abused his power, calling the indictment a politically-motivated "farce."

Texas governor indicted over effort to remove official

Texas Governor Rick Perry, a potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate, was indicted on Friday over an effort to force a local Democratic prosecutor to resign.