An officer who answered a shoplifting report shot and killed a 31-year-old man Sunday in the Hollygrove neighborhood, New Orleans police said.
Dallas police fatally shot a resident of a high-rise apartment complex after he opened fire on officers responding to a burglary call.
One worker has been killed and another hurt after the ground collapsed during repairs on a broken water main in the Houston area.
Officials at the Dallas Zoo say they cannot explain how one lion was killed by another in full view of visitors and families watching the exhibit.
A woman arriving to work at a Houston-area high school has been shot and killed by her estranged husband.
A state fire official says there’s no sign of criminal activity in the explosion of a fertilizer plant in Central Texas that killed 14.
A Dallas man shot and killed his pregnant girlfriend Monday and later shot a police officer during a high-speed chase before surrendering following a four-hour standoff with police, authorities said.
A Dallas-area woman has died after a North Texas traffic accident in which two vehicles hit the same cow on a highway.
Brazoria County authorities are trying to figure out how two young brothers pushing their father’s disabled truck were struck and killed by a car carrying a man who had been shot and also died.
Attorneys for a Texas woman on trial for murder are suggesting that a fire at her home day care center that killed four children may have been sparked by a malfunctioning stove, not any action of her own.