State public safety officials say they believe more than 100,000 people are members of gangs that are a threat to public safety in Texas.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz raised nearly $890,000 in the year’s first quarter — about half what poured in following his helping lead last fall’s partial government shutdown.
A driver already charged with murder is facing 20 new charges of aggravated assault after he plowed into a crowd during the South by Southwest music festival in Austin.
The drunken-driving suspect who police say killed two people after he smashed his car through a street barricade at the South By Southwest festival did not use his brakes and even accelerated as he approached crowds, according to an arrest warrant released Friday.
Police say car drove through temporary barricades for the South By Southwest festival.
A Central Texas jury deliberates for a second day punishment of a woman convicted of arson in the bathtub burning death of her husband.
Two more Texas abortions clinics are closing because of new restrictions placed on the facilities by the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Larry Davis says the breathalyzer proved his innocence, but he was arrested anyway.
A state agency reports Texas had 156 child deaths from abuse and neglect during fiscal 2013.
state health officials are reminding consumers about a nationwide recall of Uncle Ben’s infused rice products in Texas.