An East Texas jury has convicted a man who forced a 2-year-old boy into scalding water because the child urinated on himself.
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of a Texas death row prisoner convicted of the slaying of a Tyler woman at her apartment 18 years ago.
An East Texas grandmother is facing a child endangerment charge after police say she left her 5-month-old granddaughter in a car so she could watch a movie.
An inquiry into inmate welfare-check records at East Texas county jail has led to four officers resigning and three other being put on administrative leave.
An East Texas family’s dog that ran away seven years ago has been found in Tacoma, Washington, and returned thanks to a microchip implanted in the pooch.
A man posing as a mover pleaded guilty to defrauding a family and stealing over $44,000 worth of belongings. He was sentenced to 8 years confinement.
A North Texas man who meticulously made and spent more than $400,000 in fake money has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison.
TxDOT will host its first of 25 public meetings in Bryan on Monday, to gather input on the state’s long-term transportation needs. Other meetings are planned all across the state.
A former bank teller in East Texas has been convicted of embezzling nearly $1.4 million and faces up to 30 years in prison.
Rapper Tyler, the Creator was arrested Saturday for a riot incident that happened on Thursday at the South by Southwest festival in Austin.
Parts of Interstate-20 to the east of Dallas are virtually a parking lot on Monday morning after ice on the road has led to crashes and stalled vehicles along both directions.
Authorities said that nobody was hurt in a fire at an East Texas oil storage facility near Tyler. Crews were able to extinguish the blaze and begin cleanup early Tuesday morning.