Texas News

A 12-year-old boy has been killed and two others wounded in a shooting at a home north of Houston. The Harris County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that gunshots were reported at the home Thursday afternoon in north Harris County. A 23-year-old man was shot multiple times...
Police say a 23-year-old woman abducted two children from a Dallas store as their father tried on clothes in a dressing room. Brianah Blount of McKinney is charged with assaulting a peace officer and two counts of kidnapping. She was being held late Thursday at the Dallas County...
A wintry mix of snow and sleet continues to batter a broad stretch of West Texas as other parts of the state see rainfall that's expected to last into the weekend. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning as forecasts call for four to six inches of snow to...
Authorities have issued a statewide alert in their search for a missing child whose mother was found dead. The Amber Alert was issued Tuesday as Houston police and other law enforcement personnel look for the 14-month-old boy. He's believed to be with his father, Tumetheus...
The Dallas County district attorney's office has dismissed criminal charges against a suburban mayor and eight former employees of the town's public works department. The Dallas Morning News reports that in the motion to dismiss the charges the DA would only say that it was "in...
Wendy Davis has said she regrets expressing support for the open carry of handguns in her failed gubernatorial bid. According to the San Antonio Express-News , Davis says the position "wasn't really in keeping" with her actual view and "strayed" from her core beliefs. She...
A North Texas woman is expected to plead guilty to helping her husband gun down a district attorney, his wife and a top assistant in a revenge plot. Kim Williams is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday, weeks after her husband, Eric Williams, was sentenced to death for one of...
Two West Texas hospitals will have funding withheld after being penalized by federal inspectors for having patients who developed health problems while hospitalized. The penalties against University Medical Center of El Paso and El Paso Specialty Hospital amount to a loss of 1...
Authorities investigating the deaths of four people whose bodies were found in a North Texas home say one had been shot repeatedly in the head while another was strangled. The Tarrant County medical examiner's office said Tuesday that 18-year-old Linda Gonzalez was shot while a...