A 49-year-old ex-con who was involved in multiple shootings in his life was sentenced to 40 years in prison for fatally shooting a friend outside a Fort Worth apartment complex last year.
Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife were found dead inside their home.
Two children have died and two others were critically hurt after an accident Sunday afternoon in Grand Prairie.
Dallas police have identified two men who were found shot to death inside a residence in an apparent double slaying.
Police have ordered an autopsy on a newly born infant found dead in a restroom at a Central Texas department store near Fort Hood.
A man’s body was found in a South Dallas creek bed on Thursday. The area is just off Interstate-35E and Marsalis, near the Dallas Zoo.
What began with a man flagging down Dallas police officers ended with the discovery of a dead child.
With four months still remaining, 2012 is already the deadliest year in more than a decade in Texas prisons. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice has reported 10 homicides this year, up from only three in 2011.
The world of entertainment was rocked on Saturday when news broke that singer Whitney Houston was found dead in her hotel room in Beverly Hills.
A third man has died after an early morning shooting in Haltom City.
U.S. and Mexican authorities say a Mexican state police commander investigating the reported shooting and disappearance of an American tourist on a border lake plagued by pirates has been killed.
The Google Street View service launched last week in Brazil to complaints from users.