Texas News

The quiet of a Sunday morning did not last long in the Imperial Green Neighborhood off Airtex and I-45 North. More than a dozen police and emergency vehicles crowded the small street after a call of a shooting involving a child. Harris County Sheriff's Office Homicide Detectives...
A 76-year-old Texas man is facing a charge after being accused of punching and trying to choke a police officer during a traffic stop. The Bryan-College Station Eagle reports ( http://bit.ly/1aI40ij ) Arthur Lee Wright was pulled over after nearly hitting a College Station...
Authorities say a 4-year-old Houston-area boy has died after he accidentally shot himself while in a home. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the shooting happened Sunday morning at a home in north Harris County. Sheriff's office spokesman Thomas Gilliland says...
Two people were killed after the SUV they were in went off a Fort Worth bridge and plunged into a creek. The Fort Worth Fire Department says one victim, an adult male, was pronounced dead at the scene Saturday evening. The second victim, an adult female, died later at a hospital...
A nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for the first person in the U.S. diagnosed with the deadly disease tells a newspaper that the hospital where she had worked in Dallas and its parent company failed her during the medical crisis. Nina Pham tells The Dallas Morning News (...
A lawsuit has been settled against a Central Texas police department, which had been accused of breaking the collarbone of a teenager during an incident at a Wal-Mart. The Killeen Daily Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/1aHKRgn ) that Lorenzo Martinez and his mother had sued the...
A federal judge in Central Texas is being investigated after a lawyer filed a complaint alleging the judge engaged in inappropriate sexual contact with a deputy court clerk more than 15 years ago. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/1wAyNaR ) a retired judge and a...
A North Texas man has been convicted of strangling his two young sons and hiding their bodies in the crawl space under the family's home. Gabriel Armandariz of Graham could get the death penalty or life in prison without parole when the punishment phase begins Monday in Fort...
Four boys who disappeared while playing behind their Austin-area homes have been found safe after a night outside in freezing weather. The Bastrop County Sheriff's Office says the boys were located early Saturday in some woods in Red Rock, less than a mile from where they live...