A gunman who opened fire in the kitchen of a West Texas restaurant has been shot and killed by an off-duty police officer who was eating at the place.
A health report on the impact of the West fertilizer plant explosion says 262 people were injured in the blast.
New Orleans police say two people were killed and three wounded over about eight hours late Saturday and Sunday morning.
Deputy Constables say they shot and killed a man inside his house near Conroe after the man met them with a gun.
An 85-year-old woman has been found dead in her North Texas home in what police believe was an attack by dogs at the residence.
The drunken-driving suspect who police say killed two people after he smashed his car through a street barricade at the South By Southwest festival did not use his brakes and even accelerated as he approached crowds, according to an arrest warrant released Friday.
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.