Texas Judge Sued To Halt Courtroom Prayers By ChaplainsA group promoting separation of church and state has sued a Texas judge who lets volunteer chaplains of various faiths say prayers in court before daily proceedings.
Silver Alert Issued For Missing Senior Includes Fort WorthStandley Paul Short was last seen around 1:15 p.m. Sunday in Montgomery County.
Trial Opens For Texan Accused Of Setting Child On FireJurors in a Houston-area man's capital murder trial heard from a doctor Tuesday that the 8-year-old boy the man is accused of setting on fire needed daily operations for months to treat his severe burns.
Southeast Texas Boy, 5, Seriously Burned A 5-year-old Montgomery County boy is in intensive care at a Galveston burn center after his clothing caught fire.
Child Abuse Trial Date Set For NFL Star Adrian PetersonNFL star running back Adrian Peterson's child abuse trial date has been set for December 1.
December Trial Date Set In Peterson Abuse CaseA Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son.
Texas Woman Pleads To Killing Mom, Taking Baby A Texas woman accused of killing a mother and abducting her newborn son last year avoided a possible death sentence by pleading guilty Tuesday and accepting a sentence of life without parole.
Judge Sets $1M Bond In Case Of Burned Texas Boy The attorney for a Texas man accused of dousing a boy with gasoline and then setting him on fire on his eighth birthday in 1998 on Wednesday questioned the reliability of evidence against his client.
All Hostages Safe, Gunman James Lee Shot Dead