Police say officers have shot and killed a 33-year-old man who was firing a gun as he walked down a Dallas street and later pointed it at neighbors.
A former Central Texas sixth-grade teacher has been sentenced to 15 years in prison over the sexual assault of two male students.
Some cotton farming equipment in West Texas has yielded more than a ton of an illegal crop.
Authorities say a 46-year-old man fatally shot his wife this week at their Houston-area home and then shot and wounded his two children before killing himself.
A 38-year-old Houston-area man has been arrested on charges ranging from explosives possession to attempted interference with commerce by robbery.
Investigators in Houston say a man who faked being a legal consultant has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from an unsuspecting client.
Authorities in Oklahoma City say a 4-year-old boy was killed after he fell on top of a hammock where his uncle was using a knife to whittle a piece of wood.
Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has called for an investigation into the voter registration methods of Democratic group Battleground Texas.
An illegal beer run at a Houston-area convenience store has police seeking two suspects who crashed a car into the business and only took an 18-pack of brew.
A burglary investigation has led to a North Texas woman getting back the high school class ring she lost 20 years ago.