Man Found Not Guilty Of Abusing Son Locked In BoxA 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.
Ex-Cartel Figure Sentenced To 20 Years In PrisonFederal 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.
Mom Charged After Son Takes Gun To SchoolThe 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.
Woman Charged After Leaving Infant In Hot TruckA Baytown woman has been charged with child endangerment after authorities say another woman found her baby left in a hot truck.
Bar Customer Shoots, Kills 2 In Attempted Robbery
Man Allegedly Made Hash Oil During Explosion 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 Officials Propose Texas Immigration Lockup Federal authorities want to build a South Texas immigration lockup for families amid the surge of youngsters pouring across the U.S.-Mexico border.
Youth Minister Charged With Having Sex With 16-Year-Old GirlTexas authorities have charged a Bastrop youth minister who they say had sex with a 16-year-old girl.
Man Deliberately Ruined His $1M Car To Collect Insurance Money 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.
US Flags Taken From Homes, Burned NearbyNorth Texas authorities are investigating eight separate instances of U.S. flags being stolen from homes and burned nearby.
Music Teacher Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography ChargesA former Houston-area elementary school music teacher has pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges.
Police File Criminal Charges Against Funeral Home Owners That Abused CorpseNorth Texas police have filed criminal charges against two owners of a funeral home where eight decaying bodies were discovered earlier this week.

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