Posted: 03/20/2014 - Houston-area nurse has been charged in a hit-and-run traffic accident that left a bicyclist dead.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - Former President George H.W. Bush paid tribute to his former ambassador to the Soviet Union, Robert S. Strauss, as a "particularly effective advocate" for the United States in the U.S.S.R.'s last days. The former Democratic Party chairman, dealmaker and political powerbroker died Wednesday at the age of 95.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - Houston police say authorities have found more than 100 people presumed to be in the U.S. illegally in a suspected stash house.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - Texas has obtained a new batch of the drugs it uses to execute death row inmates, allowing the state to continue carrying out death sentences once its existing supply expires at the end of the month.
Posted: 03/19/2014 - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced Tuesday the creation of the Texas Crimes Against Children Center (TCACC) within the Texas Rangers Division.
Updated: 03/19/2014 - The Hempstead School Board voted Monday night to not renew the contract of a middle school principal who told students that they couldn't speak Spanish in class.
Posted: 03/18/2014 - A cold front reached the Texas Panhandle by Tuesday afternoon. North winds caused dust to blow across the High Plains, creating near-zero visibility.
Posted: 03/18/2014 - Investigators are seeking the public's help in finding two suspects after a fight about how a movie ended has left a Houston-area theatergoer dead.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - A wealthy North Texas woman has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison after pleading guilty in a rare case of a woman being caught up in trading child pornography.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - Houston police say a woman has died after a fire broke out in the travel trailer where she lived.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - A Tarrant County grand jury has declined to indict a Fort Worth police officer in connection with the death of a 300-pound man who died shortly after being shocked with a stun gun during a drug raid.
Updated: 03/18/2014 - A North Texas man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for defrauding people seeking to invest in a restaurant franchise.
Updated: 03/18/2014 - Authorities say a Texas man is dead after falling about 350 feet off the South Rim at Grand Canyon National Park.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - As a March 31 deadline draws near, Texas stands out among the nation's four most populous states for lagging behind on health insurance signups.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - A North Texas doctor has been sentenced to almost five years in federal prison and ordered to pay about $9 million in restitution to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services after being convicted of health care fraud.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - Two brothers and their sister have been killed in a shooting at a Beaumont home that police say was the result of a family disturbance.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - A 72-year-old Fort Worth man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for trying to hire someone to kill a federal judge.
Posted: 03/17/2014 - The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding citizens that the reward for Raul Ambrosio Jimenez Jr., 46, has increased to up to $20,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of March. The Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and Texas Syndicate gang member has a lengthy criminal past and is wanted for trafficking of a person under 18 – prostitution, sexual assault of a child and probation violation. All tips are guaranteed to be anonymous.
Updated: 03/17/2014 - Two men arrested for breaking into SeaWorld in San Antonio say they were part of a group that did so as part of a fraternity initiation.
Updated: 03/15/2014 - At least six people remain hospitalized, including two in critical condition, after a deadly South By Southwest festival crowd accident blamed on a suspected drunken driver.