The embalmed body of actor Sherman Hemsley, who became famous for his role as television’s George Jefferson, will be kept in refrigeration at an El Paso funeral home until a local court rules on the validity of his will.
A former El Paso County commissioner has pleaded guilty to drug charges in a federal drug trafficking case.
Police say a foster parent in West Texas has been charged with the death of an infant in his care.
A passenger bus from Mexico with only the driver on board has yielded nearly 860 pounds of marijuana at a Texas border crossing.
Authorities say a 73-year-old Mexican man has been arrested for trying to enter the U.S. with an object designed to look like a bomb in an incident that led to a four-hour shutdown at a West Texas border crossing.
A former El Paso schools superintendent has pleaded guilty to federal conspiracy charges from a probe into alleged misuse of federal money intended for school programs.
Authorities say three West Texas men have received federal prison sentences and another is on probation for stealing $290,000 worth of aviation fuel from the Army.
A legitimate load meant for lighting up has yielded nearly a ton of marijuana at a West Texas border checkpoint.
The family of a Texas-based Army medic serving in Afghanistan says his wife witnessed the officer’s death, which happened as the two were video chatting via Skype.
A West Texas teenager accused of faking cancer to steal $17,000 in donations has been released from jail on bond.