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HOUSTON (AP) - The death of 3-year-old Lee'onna Ramirez remained hidden for a year as authorities say her mother kept them at bay with conflicting stories on her whereabouts. One scenario was that the child was living with her father in Mexico. Investigators allege Lee'onna's...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Harris County sheriff's office is seeking information after a newborn boy was found abandoned next to a trash container at an apartment building. The sheriff's office says the newborn was discovered on Saturday morning. The newborn, found wrapped in a black T-...
WACO, Texas (AP) - Waco police say two juveniles were taken into custody after rocks and concrete chunks were thrown off an Interstate 35 overpass, injuring drivers and damaging vehicles over the weekend. Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton says three or four people were injured early...
DALLAS (AP) - A neighbor has been arrested in the burglary of a Dallas home where a 73-year-old woman was killed last week. Police say 50-year-old Gary Anthony Sanders was arrested Sunday and charged with burglary of a habitation. He remained in Dallas County jail Monday on $50,...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas filibuster star Wendy Davis says she hasn't decided whether she'll be a candidate for statewide office next year. The Democratic state senator gained national fame for her filibuster last week against Texas abortion restrictions. She's gotten...
PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - Authorities say a man has killed two people before killing himself at a southeast Texas beach. The Jefferson County sheriff's office says that they got several 911 calls on Sunday afternoon about a shooting in progress at McFaddin Beach. When deputies...
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Interest in tornado shelters appears to be rising in the Texas Panhandle, particularly as officials in Lubbock make a push to improve tornado awareness. The effort continues to find out how many area residents have access to a shelter and how many shelters...
HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston mother of a missing 3-year-old girl is facing charges of injury to a child and tampering with evidence. Sabrina Maria Deleon appeared in court Saturday. The charges are in connection with her missing 3-year-old daughter. Investigators say Deleon told...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - The Texas A&M University System chancellor's work is reviewed every year - behind closed doors and without a written public record. John Sharp received a verbal evaluation from 10 A&M System regents on Nov. 1, 2012, about a year after he...