A Central Texas woman has been sentenced to life in prison for her role in the 2008 stabbing death of her mother during an attempt to steal money.
A West Texas man has been sentenced to 99 years in prison for the 2012 fatal shooting of his daughter as she tried to protect her wounded mother.
A rookie East Texas sheriff’s deputy has been fired after shooting a farm dog during a burglary call and the owner then euthanized his critically wounded pet.
Gov. Rick Perry and U.S. Sen Ted Cruz say they’ve visited with military personnel wounded in Wednesday’s shooting at Fort Hood that left four dead and 16 wounded.
Police say two girls have been shot at a Central Texas home and nobody has been arrested.
Hours after a man fatally shot one of his girlfriend’s sons and critically injured another in a South Texas hotel room as police tried to check on the family, police found what they believe to be the body of children’s mother, authorities said.