A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there is still no sign of the student, authorities said. (Credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Man Arrested After Allegedly Beating Girlfriend’s Toddler To Death

Authorities say a man has been arrested in the beating death of his girlfriend’s 18-month-old daughter, whose body was buried under a North Texas bridge.


File photo of a crime scene. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Texas Woman’s Missing Husband Found Buried In Yard

A 62-year-old widow was charged with murder after her husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural North Texas home, which authorities had searched three years ago after he was reported missing.


File photo of a cemetery. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Remains Unearthed In Old Cemetery Await Reburial

More than 200 skeletal remains unearthed during a museum expansion project in Waco six years ago will be buried again after paperwork is complete.


Actor Sherman Hemsley is featured in the In Memoriam tribute during the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Judge: Hemsley’s Will Valid, Actor Can Be Buried

Deceased actor Sherman Hemsley’s longtime friend can proceed with his burial and running his estate, a Texas judge ruled Friday over the objections of his half-brother from Philadelphia.