Federal authorities say a former top lieutenant for the Gulf drug cartel has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for organizing large shipments of cocaine and marijuana into the U.S.
A Central Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for fatally beating her 2-year-old foster daughter.
The owner of a Southeast Texas karate studio has been sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison for viewing and sharing child pornography.
A San Antonio man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for stealing copper in a ring that investigators say targeted Central Texas communication towers.
A West Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing and dismembering his wife.
A computer software support technician who worked from his Dallas-area home must serve more than 17 years in prison for sharing child pornography.
A Houston-area man has been sentenced to six years in prison for a fraudulent health care scheme that netted him about $1.2 million in federal payouts.
A 54-year-old former suburban Dallas teacher has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the hit-and-run death of a 6-year-old boy last year.
A bus passenger apparently upset about North traffic delays has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for attacking the driver.
A Texas judge has sentenced a former state geologist to 60 years in prison for promotion and possession of child pornography.