Investigators say a Dallas-area woman and her son have died in an apparent murder-suicide in the home they shared.
Police southeast of Houston say a woman has been arrested for punishing her 10-year-old boy by having him walk home along a busy freeway.
On Monday, the Coast Guard suspended its search for a 48-year-old-man and his 10-year-old son; both were swept away Sunday near San Luis Pass.
After a son watched as his dad was being attacked, that son killed his father’s attacker.
A North Texas jury took less than an hour Tuesday to convict a father accused of slowly starving his 10-year-old son to death, slipping his body into a sleeping bag and dumping it in a rural area where it went undiscovered for a year.
Authorities are looking for a suspect who fatally stabbed a woman and wounded that woman’s son Sunday night.
A mother is accused of biting and chewing her own son’s face because she was jealous of him.
According to officials with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, a mother and her son got into an argument Monday; the reason for the altercation is not known.
A North Texas man carved a pentagram into his 6-year-old son’s back Wednesday, telling a 911 dispatcher that he did it because “it’s a holy day,” Richland Hills police said.
Houston police say a man suspected in more than a dozen burglaries had his 3-year-old son along in the car while breaking into a home.