Garcia White was scheduled to be executed Wednesday for the 1989 fatal stabbings of twin 16-year-old Houston girls; his attorneys argued he may have been mentally impaired because of a lifetime of cocaine use.
Patrick Lambert, 38, has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of his estranged wife, 27-year-old Anastacia Oaikhena Lambert.
Police are searching for 19-year-old Antonio De La Cruz; say he shot and killed Christhian Eduardo Cardoza, 35, in a parking lot after an argument inside a Stafford Wal-Mart.
Authorities are searching for a man and his 11-month-old son after the child’s mother was found dead in a refrigerator in a Houston apartment.
Jose E. Reyes, 18, is accused of killing 15-year-old Corriann Cervantes in an empty apartment in southeast Houston and mutilating the body.
Austin Gunman Suspected Of Opening Fire On Police Headquarters, Wearing Possible Explosive Device Vest Killed
Austin police say a gunman suspected of opening fire on several downtown buildings and police headquarters has died after being shot.
Officials at Fort Sam Houston say they’ve taken into custody the driver of a vehicle that military officials say contained explosive materials, and which sparked a lockdown at the San Antonio Army base.
A Texas high school student has been charged with making a “terrorist threat” on a public entity after police connected him to bathroom stall graffiti depicting a pentagram and the message “Satan is God.”
In October 2008, Richard Lee Tabler used a smuggled cellphone to threaten a state senator. The discovery of the contraband phone prompted a statewide lockdown of more than 150,000 inmates.
The highest criminal court in Texas has refused to reinstate two money-laundering convictions of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay.