Harris County Texas


Official: Deal With Devil Prompted Texas Girl’s Killing

Prosecutors say two teenage boys were making a deal with the devil when they sexually assaulted then killed a 15-year-old Texas girl.


Applebee's family

Texas Family Kicked Out Of “Family-Friendly” Applebee’s

The parents of of two young boy’s say they feel “heartbroken” and “disrespected” after being kicked out of an Applebee’s in Texas, over their children’s behavior.


Michael Elbert Young, 42, was added to the state's most wanted list on April 10, 2012. (Credit: Texas DPS)

‘Extremely Violent’ Fugitive Arrested In Austin

A “sexually-violent” fugitive who was added last week to the state’s most wanted list was arrested Tuesday after robbing and choking a woman, a DPS spokesman said.


Texas death chamber execution gurney. (credit: AP)

Texas Judge To Hold Hearing On Death Penalty Law

In the deeply Republican state that has executed more convicts than any other and the county that has sent the most to death row, an unusual legal proceeding will begin this week: A Democratic judge will hold a lengthy hearing on the constitutionality of the death penalty in Texas.