Posted: 08/05/2013 - Nearly four years after a soldier opened fire at the Fort Hood Army base in Texas, the gunman is getting his day in court.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - A 43-year-old Mexican national on Texas death row for the beating death of a man at his Hill Country ranch near Kerrville almost 16 years ago has lost a federal court appeal, moving him a step closer to execution.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Authorities say a 5-year-old girl, a 9-year-old boy and their uncle have drowned during a family fishing and swimming outing at a Houston bayou.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Investigators say three people have been killed and several hurt in a pickup truck rollover accident on Interstate 30 in Northeast Texas.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - A 7-year-old boy and a man have drowned after the child drove an all-terrain vehicle into an East Texas pond and the adult jumped in the water to try to save the youth.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Relatives say a burned body discovered in December by a rancher checking his property near Houston has been identified as a missing Dallas woman.
Updated: 08/03/2013 - Authorities say a Texas bank employee and her husband were held at gunpoint at their house, then forced to go take out money where the woman worked before the plot ended with their captors shot.
Updated: 08/03/2013 - Nadal Hasan's court case is unusually rare, which is causing issues for the military justice system.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry says the Federal Emergency Management Agency has reversed its earlier decision and approved additional funding to help rebuild a Texas town devastated by a deadly fertilizer plant explosion.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - More than two dozen people have been indicted for operating a drug distribution ring responsible for trafficking cocaine, marijuana and methamphetamine in several states, including Texas.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Two North Texas men were indicted in a plot police say changed focus from having one man's wife deported into a planning her death.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved additional funding to help rebuild the small Texas town where an April fertilizer plant explosion leveled homes, damaged buildings and killed 15 people.
Updated: 08/02/2013 - Americans who are traveling overseas are being urged to take extra precautions.
Updated: 08/02/2013 - Dell's board has agreed to an increased offer from founder Michael Dell that would add a special dividend to shareholders.
Updated: 08/02/2013 - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has received more than $5 million so far from a settlement over a felled tree in 1984 that left the Republican gubernatorial candidate paralyzed
Updated: 08/13/2013 - A Waco man with a long history of mental illness has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of stabbing a 70-year-old man multiple times with ornamental swords.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Authorities say they found human remains while searching for the body of a 34-year-old West Texas woman whose husband is charged in her death, but they were unable to confirm the remains were hers.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Pasadena police have raided a home they say had been converted into an illegal marijuana growing operation, seizing more than $2.5 million in plants and street-ready marijuana.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - A woman charged with two counts of vehicular manslaughter, and one count of vehicular aggravated assault, in a wrong-way crash near Conroe changed her plea Thursday to guilty.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - The average in Texas for gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is at $3.50 this week, 4 cents less than a week ago.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - A West Texas high school teacher has been indicted after she was accused of having sexual contact with a 14-year-old student.