File photo of ambulance. (Eric Kayne/Getty Images)

Police: Truck Driver Says Distracted Before Crash That Killed 4 Students

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.

09/28/2014

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Judge Excuses Indicted Perry From Next Court Date

A judge has excused indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry from his next court appearance but denied the Republican’s request to skip all other pretrial hearings.

09/26/2014

Patti LaBelle performs at the 33rd Annual UNCF An Evening Of Stars on August 14, 2011 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

Patti LaBelle Wins Cadet-Beating Suit

Richard King lost his multimillion-dollar lawsuit against bodyguards for R&B singer Patti LaBelle claiming he was attacked without provocation outside the Houston airport.

09/23/2014

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Officers’ Misconduct Leads To Ticket Dismissals

Houston’s police chief says hundreds of drivers ticketed for traffic violations could be getting the tickets dismissed because the officers whose names are on the citations may not have been present when the violation occurred.

09/19/2014

Jose Guillermo Molina attacked the 3-year-old boy while the child was playing in the common area of the apartment complex where they both lived, say prosecutors. (Photo by Spencer Weiner-Pool/Getty Images)

Man Accused Of Stabbing Toddler Ruled Incompetent To Stand Trial

Jose Guillermo Molina attacked the 3-year-old boy while the child was playing in the common area of the apartment complex where they both lived, say prosecutors.

09/09/2014

Gov. Rick Perry file photo. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry’s Team Will Ask Judge To End Case

An attorney for Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he will file a motion seeking to stop the criminal case against the possible 2016 presidential candidate.

08/22/2014

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Airport Worker Dies After 45-Foot Fall

Worker fell from elevated rail track at George Bush International Airport.

08/06/2014

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. (Getty Images)

Man Guilty Of Killing Bellaire Police Officer

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.

07/18/2014

Texas Gulf Coast Cleans Up After Hurricane Ike

Texans And Houston Livestock & Rodeo Announce Plans For Astrodome Demolition

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON/AP) — They say it’s more of a concept than a concrete plan, but the Houston Texans and Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo have developed a $66 million idea that involves demolishing the […]

SportsRadio 610–07/11/2014

A Houston police lab technician resigned after being accused of  lying, following improper procedure tampering with official records, says D.A. (JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Problems Found In Houston Police Lab Testing

185 criminal cases, including 53 murders cases, are being called into question after officials discovered a Houston police crime lab technician mishandled evidence.

06/19/2014

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