A Galveston County jury has returned a not-guilty verdict against a man who authorities had accused of abusing his son by locking him in a wooden box.
Federal authorities say a former top lieutenant for the Gulf drug cartel has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for organizing large shipments of cocaine and marijuana into the U.S.
The mother of a 4-year-old pre-kindergarten student who took a loaded gun in his backpack to a South Texas elementary school has been charged by authorities.
A Baytown woman has been charged with child endangerment after authorities say another woman found her baby left in a hot truck.
HOUSTON (AP) — Harris County sheriff’s deputies say a customer at a bar has fatally shot two of four armed men who came into the place and announced a holdup. Homicide Sgt. Robert Spurgeon says […]
A Central Texas man has been charged with arson and child endangerment after a 2013 explosion damaged a house with his year-old son inside.
Federal authorities want to build a South Texas immigration lockup for families amid the surge of youngsters pouring across the U.S.-Mexico border.
Texas authorities have charged a Bastrop youth minister who they say had sex with a 16-year-old girl.
Federal authorities say an East Texas man has admitted to deliberately driving his $1 million car into Gulf waters so that he could collect insurance on the vehicle.
North Texas authorities are investigating eight separate instances of U.S. flags being stolen from homes and burned nearby.