Governor Signs Sweeping Child Welfare Overhaul Into LawGovernor Greg Abbott has signed a trio of new laws meant to improve Texas' troubled foster care system.
Federal Audit Finds More Lapses In Texas Foster Care SystemA federal audit released Tuesday heaped more criticism onto Texas' troubled child welfare system and warned of foster kids potentially put in jeopardy over missed deadlines during abuse and neglect investigations.
Plano Daycare Worker In Custody, Facing ChargesFormer daycare worker Jazmine Torres has turned herself into police after video surfaced showing her pushing children in her care at the Children’s Courtyard of Plano.
Wednesday's Warriors: The Children’s Advocacy Center For Denton CountyWednesday's Warriors this week focuses on an organization that works to limit the pain of sharing the very personal story of abuse, for children.
Film Spotlights Human Trafficking As Trump Promises ActionA new documentary is spotlighting human trafficking across the globe, with a focus on the grassroots activists trying to end the scourge.
Man Found Guilty In Pregnant Girlfriend's BeatingA jury has found a San Antonio-area man guilty of capital murder for the 2015 beating of his pregnant girlfriend that resulted in the miscarriage of twins.
Neighbors Shocked By Piano Teacher's Arrest For Child Sexual AssaultInvestigators say 45-year-old Broderick Arpon sexually assaulted children he taught in his home.
Teen Admits Throwing Child Across Room; Charged With Capital MurderA 19-year-old man arrested after a 1-year-old in his care died under suspicious circumstances now faces a Capital Murder charge.
Irving Man Charged In Child Abuse Case That Left 1-Year-Old DeadIrving police have arrested a man after a 1-year-old in his care, died under suspicious circumstances.
Radiographer Accused Of Sexual Contact With 11-Year-Old PatientA medical radiologic technologist's license was suspended after he allegedly engaged in sexual contact with an 11-year-old patient.
Affidavit: Baby Tests Positive For Meth; Parents ArrestedA young Weatherford couple faces charges of endangering a child after their bruised 10-week-old baby tested positive for amphetamine, methamphetamine and marijuana, according to an affidavit.
East Texan Gets 40 Years In Deaths Of 2 Battered DaughtersAn East Texas mother must serve 40 years in prison over the 2014 deaths of her two daughters whose battered bodies were found in their home in Quitman.