Posted: 01/22/2014 - The imminent execution of a Mexican man has incensed officials from his native country as Texas opposes legal efforts and diplomatic pressure to delay his punishment.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - - Three people have been arrested and more suspects are sought in a Central Texas scam involving items on Craigslist purchased with counterfeit cash.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - No propeller, no problem for a veteran North Texas pilot who safely glided and landed his single-engine plane at a former horse racing track.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Day Two of the second phase of Texas' school finance trial begins with the cross-examination of a veteran classroom funding expert.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - State education officials say three of every four high school juniors who took a key round of tests are on track to graduate.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - A former Houston-area teacher has been sentenced to a year in jail after pleading guilty to of having sex with a 15-year-old student she was tutoring.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - The state medical board has accused a Houston cancer doctor of falsely advertising his unlicensed cancer drug.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Tuesday on a visit to the Texas-Mexico border that the surge of immigrants from countries other than Mexico crossing the border illegally presents challenges to the department.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Attorneys for a Mexican national on Texas death row for the slaying of a Houston police officer 20 years ago are hoping a federal civil suit will block the prisoner's execution this week.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - The jury has begun deliberating in former Dallas Cowboys' player Josh Brent's intoxication manslaughter trial.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - A 7-year-old boy has died after the electric scooter he was operating collided with a pickup truck in a South Texas accident.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - Police in South Texas say account information stolen during the Target security breach is now being divided up and sold off regionally as evidenced by the arrest of two Mexican citizens in connection to 96 fraudulent credit cards.
Posted: 01/20/2014 - The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum has started accepting Freedom of Information Act requests for records from Bush's presidency.
Updated: 01/20/2014 - It's been nearly a year since Judge John Dietz ruled that Texas is underfunding public education and distributing its resources in ways that don't treat all school districts equally.
Updated: 01/20/2014 - A 3-year-old girl is in critical condition after being severely burned while standing near an outdoor fire in Montgomery County.
Updated: 01/20/2014 - Parades and celebrations have been scheduled across Texas to honor Martin Luther King Jr. on the federal holiday in his name.
Posted: 01/18/2014 - The operator of the electricity transmission grid for most of Texas says they've returned to normal operations following a sudden power plant outage.
Posted: 01/18/2014 - Fans seeking tickets for this year’s RodeoHouston were not too happy Saturday morning after extreme demand led to the Ticketmaster system having trouble processing requests.
Posted: 01/17/2014 - The Texas agency that regulates the state's oil and gas industry says it's opened a new investigation of allegations that methane is contaminating North Texas water.
Posted: 01/17/2014 - The Texas Supreme Court has issued a ruling that should give consumers more confidence in the liability insurance coverage carried by their contractors.
Posted: 01/17/2014 - A sixth person has pleaded guilty in a $133 million tax fraud case in South Texas involving funds diverted from payroll and insurance programs.