The seemingly ceaseless rain has ended in North Texas and Oklahoma, but residents in the greater Houston area warily eyed the swollen, yet-to-crest Brazos River and the skies.
Texas will create containment facilities in North Texas and Galveston to treat any future Ebola patients.
A grand jury has declined to indict a North Texas mail carrier charged with animal cruelty after a pet dog on his route with injured and had to be euthanized.
Two men were stabbed to death and several other people wounded in a fight early Saturday outside a North Texas roller skating rink, officials said.
Authorities say tips from the public led to the arrest of a 44-year-old North Texas woman accused of shooting her nursing dog and then leaving the body in a cage partially on a road along with her 10 blood-caked puppies.
North Texas has recorded its fifth earthquake in the past week.
Authorities allege a 13-year-old North Texas boy facing a capital murder charge used a bowling ball to fatally beat a 5-year-old boy.
A rash of tornadoes slammed into several small communities in North Texas overnight, leaving at least six people dead, dozens more injured and hundreds homeless. The violent spring storm scattered bodies, flattened homes and threw trailers onto cars.
A former agriculture science teacher at a high school in North Texas has been sentenced to five years in prison for online solicitation of male students.
Police say an American Airlines jet flying from Brazil to North Texas has diverted to Houston after a 25-year-old passenger died aboard the aircraft.