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Jury convicts 23-year-old Harlem Lewis III of the Christmas Eve killings two years ago of an officer and an auto body shop owner. (Getty Images)

Man Guilty Of Killing Bellaire Police Officer

Jury convicts 23-year-old Harlem Lewis III of the Christmas Eve killings two years ago of an officer and an auto body shop owner.

07/18/2014

General Motors says faulty ignition switches have been responsible for 13 deaths. (Getty Images)

Ex-Prosecutor Asks For Pardon In Fatal GM Crash

Woman pleaded guilty in a 2004 car crash that killed her fiance; new evidence suggests a faulty ignition switch in her 2004 Saturn Ion was to blame

07/16/2014

Ronald Lee Haskell was standing before a judge when he fell to the ground. Deputies helped him back up. He stood for about another minute before collapsing again. (Harris County Sheriff's Dept.)

Shooting Suspect Collapses Twice In Court

Ronald Lee Haskell accused of killing two adults and four children, and injuring a teen girl, execution style in their home.

07/11/2014

Police found 2 adults and 3 children dead at a house in Spring, another child later died at the hospital. (JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Father Killed His 4 Kids, 2 Other Adults In Shooting Rampage

Police say a domestic dispute turned deadly when a man opened fire at a home in Spring.

07/09/2014

Trung T, Le, 20, has been arrested in connection to a shooting on New Orleans' Bourbon Street; 1 woman was killed and 9 others injured. (Photo: New Orleans Police Dept.)

Suspect Arrested In Bourbon Street Shooting

NOPD says 20-year-old Trung T. Le fired the first shot in Sunday’s gunfight that left 1 dead and 9 injured.

07/04/2014

New Orleans police issued these mug shots of Justin Odom, 20, considered a "person of interest" in connection to Sunday's shooting spree on Bourbon Street. (Photo: NOPD)

New Orleans Police Questioning ‘Person Of Interest’ In Bourbon Street Shooting

Justin Odom, 21, turned himself in after police announced they wanted to talk to him;

07/02/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced To Life After Sexually Abusing 3-Year-Old Girl

A 28-year-old Fort Worth man facing numerous criminal charges has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing a 3-year-old girl.

06/26/2014

Federal prosecutors say Gerardo Salazar led a trafficking ring that used violence to force girls and young women from Mexico into sexual bondage in Houston-area bars. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Mexico Returns Accused Houston Sex-Trafficking Ringleader

Gerardo Salazar, alias “the Rooster,” faces life in prison if convicted on all counts from a 2005 federal indictment.

06/19/2014

A Houston police lab technician resigned after being accused of  lying, following improper procedure tampering with official records, says D.A. (JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Problems Found In Houston Police Lab Testing

185 criminal cases, including 53 murders cases, are being called into question after officials discovered a Houston police crime lab technician mishandled evidence.

06/19/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Computer System Mistakenly Releases More Than 20 Inmates

Dallas police officials say snafus with a new computer system led authorities to mistakenly release more than 20 inmates.

06/19/2014

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