Updated: 02/21/2014 - The FBI will investigate a Central Texas sheriff's deputy use of a stun gun on a high school student that resulted in severe injuries to the 17-year-old.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - Authorities in Central Texas say an incarcerated sex offender has been charged with attempted capital murder for trying to hire someone to kill the judge who sent him to prison.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - A search of a North Texas lake did not find weapons or evidence linked to the killings of the Kaufman County district attorney, his wife and a chief deputy.
Posted: 02/20/2014 - Gov. Rick Perry has condemned inflammatory remarks by Ted Nugent that resurfaced after the rocker campaigned with Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - A Texas Army post has razed the building where a former psychiatrist carried out one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history, with plans to put up trees and a memorial in its place.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - Thieves have stolen nearly $55,000 worth of new computers from a storage area at the University of Texas in Austin.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - Officers in East Texas have returned gunfire and killed a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a woman.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - As early voting for the primary election begins today, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans that Election Identification Certificates (EICs) are available at driver license offices, with select offices open on Saturdays, and at mobile stations in select counties. Additionally, select county offices will be issuing EICs at the local level.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - Two girls ages 6 and 2 have been fatally shot as bullets tore into a South Texas house during a late-night attack.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Police say a woman has been killed and four men wounded in gunfire at a North Texas bar.
Updated: 02/18/2014 - A 14-year-old student at a South Texas alternative high school has died after collapsing while running laps.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Central Texas jury is to hear opening statements in the capital murder trial of a 26-year-old former software engineer charged with fatally shooting an Austin police officer in 2012.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott has vigorously fought disability suits against Texas as the state's attorney general, despite enjoying the benefits of a 1990 federal law that helps guarantee access for disabled people.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - An off-duty Houston police officer who interrupted a beating and robbery has fatally shot one of the teenage suspects.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Police say a woman has been killed and four men wounded in gunfire at a North Texas bar.
Updated: 02/17/2014 - Still Creek Ranch takes in children in crisis situations and gives them a safe place to call home.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - A Houston abortion provider's medical license has been suspended temporarily by the Texas Medical Board which determined he didn't have proper admitting privileges at a nearby hospital as required under a recently effective state law.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - The self proclaimed "best ice cream in the country" is about to enjoyed by a whole new set of customers.
Updated: 02/14/2014 - Some hungry goats have been put on two months of fire-prevention duty in South Texas.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw this week honored Justice Ada Brown for her service on the Public Safety Commission and recognized the newest PSC commissioner, Manny Flores Jr. Additionally, the PSC approved the appointment of Robert J. “Duke” Bodisch as the DPS Deputy Director of Homeland Security.