Prosecutor: Ronald Haskell, Who's Accused Of Killing 6 Of Ex-Wife's Family Members, Was 'Fueled By Vengeance'A man who traveled to the Houston-area in 2014, stalked his ex-wife's family and then killed six of them was "fueled by vengeance," a Texas prosecutor said Monday.
Texans' Watson Out Quickly, Cowboys Roll 34-0 In PreseasonWatson didn't return for a second series after getting dropped twice in three plays. The first play wasn't a sack because of defensive holding, the second was and resulted in a fumble, the first of four Houston turnovers in a 34-0 exhibition loss to the Cowboys on Saturday night.
Police Arrest Houston Man Accused Of Fatally Shooting Boss After Being FiredAuthorities allege a 22-year-old Houston man fatally shot his boss after being fired.
Former Houston Police Officer Charged With Murder Over No-Knock Raid That Left 2 DeadA former Houston police officer has been charged with felony murder in connection with a deadly January drug raid that killed a couple and injured several officers, prosecutors announced Friday.
Texas Death Row Inmate Larry Swearingen Executed For College Student's Murder In 1998Larry Swearingen, 48, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the December 1998 killing of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter.
Texas Inmate Larry Swearingen To Be Executed Wednesday For Rape, Murder Of College Student Melissa TrotterTexas death row inmate Larry Swearingen is set to be executed Wednesday for the abduction, rape and murder of a Houston area college student more than 20 years ago.
Masked Man Causes Panic At Houston Mall After Saying He Would Kill Himself, Throwing Object On GroundHundreds of people rushed out of a Houston mall on Sunday after a masked man jumped on a food court table and said he would kill himself before throwing down an unknown object covered in toilet paper.
Former TDCJ Lieutenant Accused Of Cooking Up Raw Beef Insurance SchemeAuthorities are accusing a former Texas Department of Criminal Justice lieutenant of taking part in an undercooked scheme in which she claimed she was served raw hamburger meat at two different locations of a fast food chain.
Harris County Man Stole Ambulance To Get KFC, Deputies SayA former psychiatric patient was arrested near Houston after deputies said he stole an ambulance and used it to go get cigarettes and KFC.
Man Indicted In Death Of Houston 3-Year-Old Found In Hot Day Care BusA grand jury has indicted a former bus driver for the death last year of a 3-year-old boy who was found in a hot van outside a Houston day care.
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.
Brantley Hits 2 HRs, Astros Top Rangers 5-3 For 5th Straight GameMichael Brantley homered twice, Jose Altuve also went deep and the Houston Astros beat the struggling Texas Rangers 5-3 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.
Urquidy Dominates Struggling Rangers In Astros' 6-1 WinJosé Urquidy threw seven dominant innings for his first major league win and Yuli Gurriel hit a three-run homer, sending the Houston Astros to a 6-1 victory over the skidding Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
Verlander Strikes Out 12, Astros Beat Rangers 4-3Verlander struck out 12 in six solid innings, four Houston players hit solo home runs and the Astros held on to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3.
Toys R Us Plans Small Comeback With 2 Stores This Year, 1 In TexasThe first two new Toys R Us stores — one in Texas, the other in New Jersey — will open in November as part of a small comeback of the defunct iconic toy chain in the U.S.