Texas lawmakers have voted to tighten rules for teenagers seeking to get an abortion without parental consent.
A Houston educator has returned to work after school district police found he did not abuse four students who alleged they were hit.
Opening statements have begun in Galveston in the sexual assault trial of a 63-year-old man who prosecutors say paid thousands of dollars to high school girls for sex.
The joy and happiness most people associate with the holidays doesn’t always ring true for some families.
A man who says he was sexually abused by a Connecticut scout leader in the mid-1970s won a $7 million jury verdict against Irving-based Boy Scouts of America.
A therapy horse for abused children named Spirit, who was severely beaten with a baseball bat by his previous owner is on his way to recovery.
A former associate pastor of a church in Crandall, southeast of Dallas, is behind bars accused of indecency with a child.
The numbers, experts say, are staggering: one in four women will experience abuse in her lifetime. And safely escaping isn’t a simple task.
Advocates for domestic violence victims see a silver lining in disturbing new video showing the Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Rice knocking his then-fiance unconscious.
A Parker County family has filed suit against a private school accusing one of its teachers of abuse.
Attorneys for the Boy Scouts of America have reached a settlement with a former San Antonio Scout who says he was abused by his adult leader.
A cleaning crew at the building once occupied by a mortuary where eight decaying and mummified bodies were found said they found ashes they believe are the cremated remains of a person.