The principal of Hempstead Middle School has been placed on paid administrative leave after she was accused of threatening to punish students for speaking Spanish in her classrooms and hallways.
Investigators say 15 people have been arrested on drug-related counts over an alleged Central Texas methamphetamine ring with ties to Mexico.
Police say a 5-year-old boy has died two days after being accidently shot by his 13-year-old brother after the pair found a handgun.
Authorities are searching for two men who abducted and sexually assaulted a woman jogging in southwest Houston.
Houston police have asked for the public’s help in locating three people after surveillance video shows a live dog being dumped into a trash bin.
Investigators have released store surveillance video in the search for suspects who left or threw homemade acid bombs in the Houston area.
Authorities say a state district judge in Corpus Christi was found dead from a gunshot wound in his chambers.
The Texas child welfare agency under investigation for its mishandling of a toddler’s death last year has disciplined two employees after discovering one of them had “an inappropriate relationship” with the child’s father, an agency spokesman said Tuesday.
Fernando Martinez, Astros outfielder, has been implicated in the PED scandal surrounding a Miami-area clinic and could be handed a hefty suspension in the coming weeks.
Houston firefighters have discovered the body of a man in a burned house and police are trying to determine what led to the death.