New Judge Named In AG Ken Paxton's Criminal CaseThe new judge assigned to oversee the felony securities fraud case against Texas' attorney general is a Houston Democrat who defeated the son of the state's lieutenant governor to win his seat on the bench.
Complaint: Texas Woman Recorded Sex Assault To Blackmail BoyfriendInvestigators say a Texas woman recorded her boyfriend having sex with an underage girl in part to use the recording as blackmail against him if he ever decided to leave the relationship.
Judge To Stay On Paxton Trial Despite Removal RequestJudge George Gallagher will remain on the Ken Paxton case when it gets underway in Houston this September, despite attempts by the Texas attorney general's legal team to have the judge removed.
Judge Rules Paxton Trial Moved To HoustonThe criminal trial of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton will move to Houston
Slain Texas Lawman Remembered As 'Smartest Guy In The Room'A law enforcement commander has told thousands of mourners that a Houston-area deputy constable who was shot to death this week "was always the smartest guy in the room."
Texas Deputy Constable Fatally Shot After Arriving For WorkA deputy constable has died after he was shot moments after arriving for work at a Houston-area courthouse.
Texan Sentenced For Forcing Daughter Into ProstitutionAuthorities say the man took his daughter to truck stops to offer sex in exchange for money that he then took from her.
Houston Man Killed In Front Of Family In Carjacking AttemptA Houston man has been shot and killed in front of his wife and child by young men who attempted to steal the family's car only to find out it was a manual transmission that they didn't know how to drive.
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.