Astrodome Granted Landmark StatusThe Texas Historical Commission granted landmark status to the Astrodome in Houston. Commission members voted Friday to recognize the stadium as a Texas landmark and to provide legal protections.
Child Born In Austin Area With Microcephaly Has Zika VirusAustin health officials say a child born in Travis County with microcephaly has the Zika virus.
Officials: Suspect Posed As Officer In Texas Sexual AssaultHouston-area officials are trying to track down a man they say told a 16-year-old girl he was a member of law enforcement and then sexually assaulted her.
Houston 911 Operator Accused Of Hanging Up On 1000s Of CallsA Houston 911 operator accused of hanging up on thousands of emergency calls is charged with two counts of interference with an emergency telephone call.
Inmate Who Grabbed Medical Device As Weapon Shot By DeputyHouston police said the prisoner fashioned a piece of metal from headphones given to patients and used it as a weapon to threaten a medical student.
Astrodome Saved; Will Be RedevelopedHarris County approved initial funding for $105 million Astrodome redevelopment.
Destroyed Evidence Ruins Dozens Of Harris County Drug CasesA deputy constable's destruction of evidence has prompted the Harris County District Attorney's Office to dismiss 90 pending misdemeanor and felony drug cases.
Guns, Ammo, Armor, Cash Seized At Houston-Area Bingo HallHarris County authorities found more than bingo cards when they raided a Houston-area bingo hall.
Texas Health Department: Infant Death Linked To Zika VirusTexas has had its first Zika-related death. The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has confirmed that the death of an infant in Harris County is linked to the Zika virus.
Last Charge Dropped Against Anti-Abortion Duo Behind VideosA Texas judge has dismissed the last remaining charge against two California anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselves trying to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood.
Texas Baby Born With Microcephaly Linked To ZikaThe mother traveled from Latin America, where she was likely infected, and the baby acquired the infection in the womb.
Constable: 2 Texas Teens Behead 1 Llama, Shoot AnotherTwo high school students have been arrested after authorities in Texas say they beheaded a llama and shot another one.