Man Convicted in Galveston Mardi Gras Shootings Loses Appeal
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused the case of a Houston man serving five life sentences for killing one person and injuring four others by shooting into a Galveston Mardi Gras crowd in 1998.
Southwest Still Losing Business After Fatal Accident
The fatal accident on a Southwest Airlines flight this spring appears to be hurting the carrier's business more than expected.
Police Save Woman From Bridge Over Houston Ship Channel
Police have saved a woman perched on the guardrail of a Texas highway bridge across the Houston Ship Channel amid concerns she might jump.
A Teenage Texan Boy Wins 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee
A teenage boy from Texas has won the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Texas Man Freed After Being Found Innocent in 2001 Killing
A man who spent 15 years in prison for the 2001 killing of a teenager was freed on Wednesday after a judge agreed with prosecutors that he didn't commit the crime.
Judge Orders Psychological Evaluation for Baby-Killing Nurse
A Texas judge has ordered a comprehensive psychological evaluation of a former nurse convicted of killing a toddler and giving an overdose to an infant who survived.
Poll Shows Ted Cruz Leading Beto O’Rourke By 11 Points
A poll in April showed Cruz only leading by 3 points over O'Rourke.