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A Houston mother and caregiver have been charged in the death of a 5-month-old girl who had multiple fractures, head trauma and bruises. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1jvsHf9) that Houston police identified the baby as Alyssa Cedillo. Police have charged the child...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - A man originally charged with assault in the June traffic-related death of a Northeast Texas police officer now faces a murder count. A Bowie County grand jury Thursday indicted 21-year-old Justin Sanders on the upgraded charge. The case involves the...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A South Texas man whose 2-year-old grandson was found dead in a burned-out pickup truck has been accused of starting the fire. Bexar County jail records show 51-year-old Joel Soto of San Antonio was being held Friday on a charge of arson of a vehicle. Jail...
HOUSTON (AP) - Three more white supremacist members face up to life in prison after pleading guilty in a sweeping racketeering investigation in Texas. Three dozen members of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas were indicted a year ago. Federal prosecutors in Houston on Thursday...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - More than a dozen students have been hurt in a Texas Panhandle traffic accident involving a school bus and a car. Amarillo police say no students were seriously injured in Thursday afternoon's accident involving a bus hauling Amarillo Independent School...
ABILENE, Texas (AP) - A former guard at a federal prison in West Texas has been charged with accepting money to smuggle a cellphone to an inmate. An indictment unsealed Thursday in Abilene charges Big Spring police Officer Matthew Castaneda (kas-tuh-NAY'-duh) with bribery of...
HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators continue their manhunt for a 25-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of three people inside a suburban Houston apartment. The Harris County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that Johnathan Sanchez also is suspected of wounding two others on Wednesday...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Texas fugitive who was captured in Romania has been charged in the shooting deaths of his wife and their adult son at the family's Houston-area house. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says a capital murder warrant names 48-year-old Camil Matase. Investigators...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Only 18 Texans are addressing the board of education in the latest clash over lessons on evolution and climate change in new science textbooks proposed for use statewide. Wednesday's public hearing will be followed by board votes the next two days. Those...