Man Arrested For DWI Hit, Killed By Another Suspected Drunk Driver Near HoustonAuthorities say a man facing a DWI charge has died after the patrol vehicle taking him to jail was hit by another suspected drunken driver's car in a wrong-way crash near Houston.
Former Texas HS Football Coach On Trial Again For Pregnant Wife's 1999 MurderHis pregnant wife was murdered 20 years ago and now a former Texas high school football coach is being tried for the crime -- a second time.
18-Year-Old Charged In Houston Road Rage Shooting That Ignited Fireworks, Injuring Family Of 4A 18-year-old man has turned himself in after he allegedly shot at a vehicle in a road rage incident in Houston that ignited fireworks in the victims' vehicle, severely burning two children and injuring their parents.
Texas Road Rage Shooting Sets Off Fireworks, Severely Burning 2 ChildrenTwo children, ages 1 and 2, are in the hospital with severe burn injuries after a road rage shooting near Houston set off fireworks inside their vehicle, authorities say.
Man Shot In Face With Own Gun While Robbing Texas Fireworks StandWhen a robber put down his gun to count the money he demanded, a quick-thinking employee at a fireworks stand in Texas did not waste time.
2-Year-Old Houston-Area Boy Fatally Shot During Robbery Attempt At ApartmentA 2-year-old boy was killed and his father was seriously injured after two gunmen who demanded money shot them at a residential complex north of Houston.
Medical Examiner: 4-Year-Old Maleah Davis Died From 'Homicidal Violence'Medical examiners in Harris County have ruled that 4-year-old Maleah Davis died from "homicidal violence" after her remains were found last month in Arkansas.
Texas Refuses To Compensate Wrongly Convicted Ex-Death Row InmateThe Texas state comptroller has denied compensation to a man who served 12 years on death row for a murder prosecutors and a judge have said he didn't commit.
Texas Mansion Near Golf Course Goes Up In Flames, 2 Painters InjuredTwo painters were injured in a massive fire that destroyed a 10,000-square-foot Texas mansion.
Houston Area School Bus Driver Arrested For DWI With Students On BoardA Houston area school bus driver was arrested Thursday for driving while intoxicated while she had students on board, authorities said.
VIDEO: Lightning Near Houston Appears To Strike In the Same Spot For 10 SecondsPretty amazing video from the Houston area that shows intense lightning strikes Thursday night.
No Classes In Houston After Overnight Flooding, More Storms ExpectedThe Houston area braced for more serious flooding as heavy rain and hail pelted the city for the second time this week.
Water Rescues In Texas After Heavy Rain Cause Widespread Flooding
Harris County Hires More Prosecutors After Huge Chemical Plant FiresOfficials in Harris County have approved the hiring of additional assistant district attorneys to prosecute environmental crimes following two major chemical plant fires.
Mental Health Diversion Program To Expand To HoustonHouston-area law enforcement officials are expanding a program to keep low-level misdemeanor offenders with mental health problems out of jail.