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Three Held In Deaths Of Two Houston-Area Teens

The bodies of two Houston high school students were found last week in a bayou near Anahuac.


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4-Year-Old Boy Beaten With Stick For Misspelling His Last Name

A 4-year-old boy was reportedly beaten with a wooden stick by his uncle after failing to spell his last name correctly, police report.


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Texas 4-Year-Old Shoots Himself To Death In Babysitter’s House

A 4-year-old Texas boy was killed by accidentally shooting himself to death after finding a loaded gun in the home of his babysitter.


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Mother Accused Of Pointing Gun At Student Fighting Her Daughter

A mother was arrested after she was caught on video pointing a gun at a teenage student who was fighting with her daughter.



Dozens Sentenced In Laredo For Drug Ring With Ties To Houston

Prosecutors said drug ring sold heroin and methamphetamine from Mexico to San Antonio, Houston and Dallas.


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Home Decorator Pleads Guilty To Fraud

Former claims manager of Garden Ridge Pottery admitted to filing over two dozen false claims.


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Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Houston Man

The man died earlier this month in a low-speed crash in the Houston area when an air bag inflated and sent shrapnel into his neck.


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Man Set To Die For Houston Murders Wins Reprieve

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.


A North Texas woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder and was sentenced to 40 years in prison after earlier testifying that she helped her husband gun down a district attorney, his wife and a top assistant in a revenge plot. (Photo by Spencer Weiner-Pool/Getty Images)

Man Charged With Killing Wife, Whose Body Was Stuffed In Fridge

Patrick Lambert, 38, has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of his estranged wife, 27-year-old Anastacia Oaikhena Lambert.


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Cops Hunting Man Who Shot And Killed Shopper At Wal-Mart

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.