Cheryl Reed Johnson was convicted of conspiracy to commit bank, mail and wire fraud.
Residents were ordered to stay in their homes after crews digging behind St. Dominic Catholic Church in Sheldon punctured a two-inch gas line with a backhoe.
Former claims manager of Garden Ridge Pottery admitted to filing over two dozen false claims.
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.
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.
Jose E. Reyes, 18, is accused of killing 15-year-old Corriann Cervantes in an empty apartment in southeast Houston and mutilating the body.
Gov. Rick Perry’s first court appearance to face abuse of power charges has been pushed back a week to Nov. 7.
The Republican senator accused city officials of abusing power by subpoenaing sermons and other documents from pastors who publicly opposed a local ordinance banning discrimination against gay and transgender residents.
The driver of an 18-wheel tractor-trailer that collided with a bus and killed four members of a Texas community college softball team told investigators he had been distracted by something in his cabin before the accident, authorities said Sunday.