Posted: 06/14/2013 - An advocacy group has sued the Texas prison system blaming 13 inmate deaths since 2007 on hot conditions in units without air conditioning.
Posted: 06/14/2013 - A military judge will not allow an Army psychiatrist to tell jurors that he shot Fort Hood soldiers to protect Taliban leaders in Afghanistan.
Updated: 06/14/2013 - A watchdog group is alleging Gov. Rick Perry abused his official powers by threatening to halt funding to the state's Public Integrity Unit if a district attorney convicted of drunk driving doesn't resign.
Posted: 06/14/2013 - A man whose estranged wife works for the U.S. postal service has been indicted in the slaying of his neighborhood letter carrier in an alleged dispute over his mail.
Posted: 06/13/2013 - Retail gasoline prices across Texas have risen 3 cents this week to an average of $3.40 per gallon.
Updated: 06/14/2013 - Christmas may be six-plus months away, but it's already on the minds of Gov. Rick Perry and many in the state Legislature.
Posted: 06/13/2013 - Texas senators are meeting to consider placing more restrictions on when, where and how women can get abortions.
Posted: 06/13/2013 - A Carnival Cruise Lines ship is to weigh anchor four months after an engine fire left it to drift for days in the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - A Carnival Cruise Lines ship that spent several days adrift in the Gulf of Mexico after an engine fire has been repaired and will resume cruises from Texas.
Updated: 06/12/2013 - Leaders of an independent alumni association for the world's largest Baptist university have voted to disband the group and turn over duties to the school.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - One North Texas police officer charged in an FBI probe of alleged computer fraud has been arrested while another implicated officer committed suicide.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - Advocacy groups have filed a complaint with the U.S. Justice Department alleging Dallas-area public schools are too harsh in their truancy rules.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - An ex-trainer at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland has been sentenced to three months in military jail for having a sexual relationship with a female recruit.
Updated: 06/12/2013 - A Central Texas lawyer convicted of shooting at a census worker outside her home has been sentenced to three years in prison.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - The Southern Baptist Convention is expected to take a stand against the Boy Scouts of America's acceptance of gay members at the denomination's annual meeting in Houston.
Posted: 06/11/2013 - Gov. Rick Perry has added proposed legislation tightening abortion regulation and a mandatory life sentence for murders committed by 17 year olds to the agenda of Texas' special legislative session.
Updated: 06/11/2013 - Texans still recovering from the devastating 2011 drought have an online tool for information on water supplies and disaster assistance.
Posted: 06/11/2013 - A man responsible for a six-month reign of terror 15 years ago in Port Arthur is set for execution this week in Huntsville for fatally shooting a firefighter who had interrupted the ex-convict's rape of the fireman's nieces during a burglary.