A Central Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for fatally beating her 2-year-old foster daughter.
A 27-year-old inmate in an East Texas jail has died after being found unresponsive in his cell.
Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died.
Investigators say a West Texas woman has been charged with killing her husband of nearly 25 years by allegedly using an apron to strangle him.
Police say a Houston father has been charged with killing his 2-month-old son.
A 54-year-old former suburban Dallas teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the hit-and-run death of a 6-year-old boy last year.
Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who portrayed Mel Gibson’s young daughter in the 2000 film “The Patriot,” has died in her Houston home. She was 21.
Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.
Houston police say they’re investigating an 11-month-old boy’s death after he was found in a bathtub filled with water.
Investigators have ruled out foul play in the death of a swimsuit-wearing woman whose body was discovered at a West Texas lake.