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.