Updated: 07/31/2013 - Author John Graves, whose authentic portrayals of rural Texas made him one of the state's most celebrated and beloved writers, has died. He was 92.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - A former Houston police officer alleging juror misconduct in his conviction in the videotaped beating of a 15-year-old burglary suspect during an arrest could get a court hearing on his motion for a new trial.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - A West Texas man whose wife was reported missing more than a week ago has been charged with murder in her disappearance.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - Road crews have been working to cover a 15-foot-wide sinkhole on a Houston street.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - A Dallas woman has been sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for the sledgehammer beating death of a man in his North Texas apartment.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - A South Texas man has been sentenced to 10 years of probation for luring a 13-year-old girl he met on Facebook to a motel where the pair allegedly had sex.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - A woman has been shot to death at an East Texas park and police are seeking the public's help in locating the attacker.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - A Southeast Texas man has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for pulling off two bank robberies in the same week.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - A former financial analyst with a history of disruptive behavior has been executed for the road-rage shooting deaths of two truckers in the Dallas area 15 years ago.
Updated: 11/11/2013 - When the Texas House failed to approve spending an extra $900 million a year to ease congested and crumbling highways, missing from the crucial vote were 23 lawmakers, some of whose absences remained unexplained Tuesday.
Updated: 11/11/2013 - A South Texas jailer has been fired and charged with groping a female inmate while she was on kitchen duty.
Updated: 11/11/2013 - A federal appeals court has ruled that authorities need only a court order and not a more stringent search warrant to obtain cellphone records that can be used to track a person's movements.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - Health officials in Texas say they've had 122 reports of people being sickened in a cyclospora outbreak that spans 15 states so far.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - Two North Texas businessmen have pleaded guilty to committing health care fraud by making false claims about hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - Fifteen years after a pair of North Texas road rage killings took Douglas Feldman off the streets and into a death row cell, the rage still appears to exist.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - The Texas House has adjourned for the final time of the state Legislature's second special session, but Speaker Joe Straus says the governor will immediately call them back for a third.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - A Southeast Texas city still recovering from 2008's Hurricane Ike has access to more than $21 million in funds previously frozen in a public housing dispute.
Updated: 07/30/2013 - mergency officials say nobody has been hurt in a Houston-area chemical plant fire blamed on an electrical problem.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - A West Texas man faces up to 20 years in prison for using his vehicle to try to kill a law enforcement officer.
Posted: 07/30/2013 - The Texas Legislature is coming back for the last day of the special session to try to pass a key transportation measure.
Posted: 07/29/2013 - A large wildfire northwest of Smithville has forced multiple home evacuations as emergency crews fight the blaze.
Updated: 11/11/2013 - A West Texas man who became an unwitting drug mule for Mexican drug traffickers is suing Ford Motor Co., alleging the auto maker freely gave away the car key codes that allowed the traffickers to plant marijuana in his trunk.