Posted: 10/23/2014 - A Houston-area woman charged with attempting to kill her hospitalized 5-month-old son has come under scrutiny in the 2013 death of her toddler daughter in Mississippi.
Posted: 10/23/2014 - A mixed martial arts fighter in Southeast Texas has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the 2011 fatal shooting of a man on a bicycle after the pair argued.
Posted: 10/23/2014 - EL PASO, Texas (AP) - The bodies of two contract workers have been recovered from a West Texas wastewater treatment plant as investigators try to determine what led to the deaths.
Posted: 10/23/2014 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A Texas Lottery scratch-off game that some players complained has confusing rules will end just months after it began.
Posted: 10/23/2014 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Austin police chief has indefinitely suspended a lieutenant who he says had an affair with a woman and embellished and falsified reports in an effort to arrest her husband.
Updated: 10/23/2014 - KYLE, Texas (AP) - Authorities have declined to charge two boys after a BB gun fired aboard a Central Texas school bus left two other students and the driver slightly hurt.
Posted: 10/23/2014 - DALLAS (AP) - Dallas police say two men and a juvenile have been charged in the fatal shooting of a security guard during a convenience store robbery.
Updated: 10/23/2014 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry's infectious disease task force is discussing ways to diagnose and isolate patients with Ebola more quickly.
Updated: 10/23/2014 - Houston authorities are searching for the parents of an infant who was abandoned in a post office lobby Wednesday morning.
Posted: 10/22/2014 - Police now say two people died Wednesday in a shooting at a Texas hospital.
Updated: 10/21/2014 - Gov. Rick Perry today announced the creation of a state-of-the-art Ebola treatment and infectious disease bio containment facility in North Texas.
Posted: 10/21/2014 - The FBI is releasing photographs of two armed men who kidnapped an armed Loomis guard on Monday and stole the armored car that the guard was driving.
Posted: 10/20/2014 - Police say an SUV driver and a horse were killed after the vehicle collided with a man on horseback in northwest Houston.
Posted: 10/20/2014 - Authorities say a man who posted bond after being charged in a stabbing death was one of four people arrested in a Houston-area home invasion last week.
Posted: 10/20/2014 - Police in South Texas say a man accidentally shot and killed his 16-year-old brother when the man removed a handgun from a holster and it discharged.
Posted: 10/20/2014 - Dallas school officials say four of the five students in their district who were being monitored for Ebola have returned to school after being cleared by health authorities.
Posted: 10/20/2014 - The people closest to Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan are trying to resume their lives now that they have come out of a 21-day incubation period without developing symptoms of the disease.
Posted: 10/19/2014 - North Texas authorities say a man suspected of firing on his girlfriend has been shot and wounded by a police officer.
Posted: 10/18/2014 - While more than 250 law enforcement agencies across the U.S. are pulling back from a screening program for immigrants as criticism mounts that it may be unconstitutional, the program continues to be used in all Texas counties.
Updated: 10/18/2014 - Authorities say they are investigating video of a Texas police officer shooting one dog and pointing his gun at another moments after the animals approached.
Updated: 10/17/2014 - Texas Gov. Rick Perry has joined calls for an air travel ban from countries hit the hardest by Ebola.
Posted: 10/16/2014 - U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after being briefed yesterday by Texas Department of State Health Services Commissioner Dr. David Lakey, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings on the latest efforts to contain Ebola:
Posted: 10/16/2014 - The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw presented a Purple Heart and two Director’s Citations to DPS employees for their outstanding service.
Updated: 10/15/2014 - A North Belton Middle School student and a Sparta Elementary School student were on the same flight Monday as a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola Tuesday night after caring for a man who was the first person diagnosed in the U.S. with the potentially deadly virus, Belton school officials confirmed late Wednesday afternoon.