16-year-old Victor Alas would face life in prison if convicted of capital murder.
A 41-year-old Houston man was charged with possession and promotion of child pornography after Google’s software detected him sending the images of underage children through his Gmail account and sent a “cyber-tip” to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
A 22-year-old man is accused of raping a woman he met on the dating app Tinder.
Texas authorities are working to clear more than a dozen marijuana fields found in the eastern part of the state.
Officials say scammers are preying on relatives of unaccompanied young migrants being held at two U.S. military bases by conning them into paying nonexistent fees to be reunited with their loved ones.
Jury convicts 23-year-old Harlem Lewis III of the Christmas Eve killings two years ago of an officer and an auto body shop owner.
Ronald Lee Haskell accused of killing two adults and four children, and injuring a teen girl, execution style in their home.
Police say a domestic dispute turned deadly when a man opened fire at a home in Spring.
A Whataburger employee says she was “humiliated” at work for her weight, and that her manager at the fast food restaurant made her get on her hands and knees to clean the store floor with a “toothbrush.”
185 criminal cases, including 53 murders cases, are being called into question after officials discovered a Houston police crime lab technician mishandled evidence.