West Texas police say a 25-year-old man is in custody after fatally shooting his mother-in-law when she intervened to stop him from beating his wife.
A North Texas man has been sentenced to life prison for the 2011 fatal beating of his girlfriend’s 10-month-old daughter when the baby wouldn’t stop crying.
A 13-year-old boy from a New Orleans suburb has been arrested after authorities say he told them he used TV wrestling moves on his 5-year-old half-sister, who died from the beating.
The Texas judge seen viciously beating his then-teenage daughter in a video she posted on the Internet last year is expected to return to the bench Wednesday after a yearlong suspension.
A jury is scheduled for a second day of deliberations in the trial of a former Houston police officer accused of participating in the videotaped beating of a 15-year-old burglary suspect.
A local man has been convicted of kidnapping his own mother, then threatening to assault her with both a Virgin Mary statue and a picture of Jesus Christ.
Four people have been charged with capital murder in the shooting death of a man who thought he was going to see a prostitute.