A former Central Texas minister has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in a plea deal over a 2011 mobile home fire that left his wife dead.
Police say five people, including three children, have been found dead inside a residence near Rice.
He busted Muhammad Ali’s jaw to hand him only his second defeat. But he lost two narrow decisions to Ali the next two times they’d meet, including their final 1976 fight at Yankee Stadium.
Arlington police are investigating after a man with mental disabilities was found dead inside a hot car.
Two days after a man was charged in a 1987 cold-case slaying of a 68-year-old Harris County woman, he died in custody, Texas prison officials said Friday.
Investigators say a skydiver has been killed after plunging to the ground when one of his parachutes failed to open during a Houston-area jump.
Two women died after being swept away by floodwaters after weekend rains deluged numerous roads in San Antonio, forcing more than 235 rescues by emergency workers who aided stranded motorists and homeowners at times using inflatable boats.
The Oklahoma state medical examiner’s office says that 20 children are among the dead in the tornado that ripped through Oklahoma City suburbs.
Jack Pardee, one of Bear Bryant’s “Junction Boys” at Texas A&M who went on to become an All-Pro linebacker and an NFL coach, has died, University of Houston spokesman David Bassity said.
Authorities are attempting to identify the body of a woman found near Willowbrook Mall Tuesday.