An investigator says a woman and her two adult children who died in a Houston-area fire were hoarders and the clutter prevented their escape.
A registered sex offender in Houston is charged with raping a 14-year-old girl and a 2-year-old girl and infecting them with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
The bodies of a man and a woman have been found in the garage of a Houston-area home after a friend reported not being able to reach one of them.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are sending their thoughts and prayers to the victims of a stabbing spree at a Pennsylvania high school.
Investigators in Houston say a man who faked being a legal consultant has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from an unsuspecting client.
According to a new study, executions do not heal the victims’ families.
Members of a southwest Louisiana softball team went to a tournament with a trailer loaded with supplies for victims of the May 20 tornado in Moore, Okla., only to find themselves threatened by another tornado.
The Houston Astros will be raising money this week at Minute Maid Park for ongoing Oklahoma tornado relief efforts.
Former Navy SEAL and “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle was fatally shot along with another man Saturday on a Texas gun range, a sheriff told local newspapers.
The following is a list of the names of those killed in the Aurora movie theater shooting.