Jose Villegas was put to death shortly after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stay the execution.
A 7-year-old South Texas boy has died after a television fell on him while he was at a day care facility in Corpus Christi.
A Central Texas man has died after falling from the ninth floor of the atrium of a Corpus Christi hotel.
Prosecutors say an Ohio man who traveled to South Texas to meet a girl he chatted with online and sought for sex must serve 10 years in prison.
A Texan has been convicted in a human smuggling case in which a teen says she was forced to wear revealing clothes and sexually assaulted while bound for New Jersey.
More than a dozen former Texas prison guards have been sentenced over a racketeering and smuggling ring involving drugs and cellphones slipped to inmates.
The owner of a South Texas convenience store has been arrested for murder after shooting a man attempting to steal beer from his shop.
The transgender widow of a fallen South Texas firefighter is asking a state appeals court to reverse a ruling that their marriage wasn’t legally binding.
A bus passenger in South Texas has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for trying to smuggle methamphetamine across the border in a shampoo bottle.
Authorities say a state district judge in Corpus Christi was found dead from a gunshot wound in his chambers.