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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Some Texas troopers will be trailing school buses or on board to make sure other drivers use care near the vehicles hauling children to and from classes. The Texas Department of Public Safety operation began Monday as part of National School Bus Safety Week...
McALLEN, Texas (AP) - A woman who helped run a now-defunct South Texas medical equipment company has been sentenced to nearly seven years in prison and must repay $5.5 million. A federal judge in McAllen sentenced Carla Cantu Herrera of Mission, who pleaded guilty to conspiring...
DALLAS (AP) - At least two passengers aboard a shuttle bus in Dallas hauling people from a bar have been shot and the driver transported them directly to a hospital. Dallas police did not immediately provide details about the victims or their conditions in the incident early...
CONROE, Texas (AP) - A Southeast Texas man accused of dousing a boy with gasoline and then setting him on fire on his eighth birthday in 1998 is set to be back in court. Don Willburn Collins is scheduled at a court hearing Monday in Conroe to formally hear the murder charge...
HOUSTON (AP) - A coalition of local and national preservation groups is taking its efforts to save the iconic but now shuttered Houston Astrodome to the streets. On Monday, the coalition will debut a 26-foot long truck known as the "Dome Mobile," which will travel around Houston...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas lawyer and former Carnegie Mellon University trustee is set to go on trial on charges he conspired to launder money for a Mexican drug cartel. Jury selection in the trial of Marco Antonio Delgado is scheduled for Monday in federal court in El...
A new review by the State Fire Marshal's Office of old arson cases that might have relied on bad science has so far discovered three questionable convictions. But the effort has also drawn criticism from a West Texas prosecutor whose office has had one of its convictions...
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Texas man has been found dead with the wreckage of a small airplane in southeastern Oklahoma. The OHP says the body of 54-year-old Stephen Mark Hardin of Terrell, Texas, was found Saturday morning southwest of Sardis Lake in northern Pushmataha...
STAFFORD, Texas (AP) - A tow truck driver found the body of a man shot to death in the back seat of a Cadillac on a suburban Houston road. Stafford police say the body was found early Friday on the side of a road. They say the driver of the Cadillac has also been shot, but his...