Texas Billionaire Robert Brockman Charged In $2 Billion Tax Fraud SchemeFederal prosecutors charged Texas billionaire Robert Brockman with a $2 billion tax fraud scheme that they say is the largest such case against an American.
'We Plan To Stop COVID-19 At Its Point Of Entry': University Works With Houston Biotech Company On Nasal VaccineA Houston-based biotech company developing techniques to deliver vaccines via nasal spray for viruses like COVID-19 has entered an exclusive license option agreement with the University of Houston.
10-Month-Old Texas Boy At Center Of Legal Fight Over Life Support Dies After Released To FamilyNick Torres, the 10-month-old whose parents sued a Texas hospital to keep him on life support, died Tuesday after his heart stopped beating following his release to his family.
Texas Court Denies Appeal From Family To Keep 10-Month-Old Boy On Life SupportA family hoping to keep their 10-month-old son on a ventilator was denied their appeal by a Texas court Friday, the family's attorney said.
3 Dead, 1 Hurt After Partial Building Collapse In HoustonThree workers were killed Monday during a partial collapse of a high-rise building under construction in Houston, according to fire department officials.
Judge Tosses Case Over Texas Chemical Plant Fire During HarveyA judge on Thursday dismissed the criminal case against a chemical manufacturer and one of its former employees over a fire at its plant near Houston during Hurricane Harvey.
Texas Officials: It Will Take 60 Days To Purge Lake Jackson Water System Of Brain-Eating AmoebaOfficials in Texas say it will take 60 days to ensure a city drinking water system is purged of a deadly, brain-eating amoeba that doctors believe killed a boy and led to warnings for others not to drink tap water.
Disaster Declaration Issued For Southeast Texas County After Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In Water Supply Of CityGov. Greg Abbott has issued a disaster declaration for a county in Southeast Texas after a rare brain-eating amoeba was found in the water supply of a city.
Texas 6-Year-Old Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba, Family SaysThe family of a 6-year-old boy in Texas continues to be in mourning after the child died from a rare brain-eating amoeba about three weeks ago.
Tap Water Warning Due To Potential Deadly Microbe Contamination Lifted For All But 1 Texas CityThe Texas Commission on Environmental Quality warned the Brazosport Water Authority late Friday of the potential contamination of its water supply by naegleria fowleri.
Death Sentence Commuted For 2nd Texas Inmate In 2 Weeks Due To Intellectual DisabilitiesThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals changed the death sentence that Gilmar Guevara had faced to life in prison.