A group of baboons that escaped a Texas research facility over the weekend propped up a barrel near a wall, climbed it and then fled their open-air enclosure, officials said Monday.
A Texas constable deputy was wounded and transferred to a hospital early Tuesday after being shot responding to a disturbance call, police said.
A Texas man was sentenced to life in prison on Monday after a jury convicted him of killing a female college student whose body was found inside of a kiddie pool dismembered and charred, with her heart cut out.
The company behind Backpage.com, a website investigators have described as an “online brothel,” pleaded guilty to several charges.
A man was arrested almost 40 years after escaping prison after officials tracked him down using information from his mother’s obituary.
Hurricane season is only weeks away, but thousands of people in the Houston area are still recovering from Hurricane Harvey.
A federal jury convicted a former Texas congressman of fraud and conspiracy on Thursday for misusing charitable donations to pay for personal and political expenses.
A million aggressive bees threaten a neighborhood in El Paso, Texas, officials said.
Not even a bomb scare could keep this Texas couple from getting married on their wedding day.
WARNING: IMAGES BELOW MAY BE GRAPHIC FOR SOME Authorities on Tuesday seized custody of 87 allegedly mistreated animals on a property in Canton, Texas, where 50 dead horses were also found.
Police were investigating a shooting at a Houston gas station on Wednesday where the owner allegedly shot a customer during an argument over a Slim Jim beef snack.
As the Border Patrol in El Paso, Texas, announces the expansion of the border fence, people who live with it every day say they think that on balance it has helped improve safety.
Harris County Sheriff's deputies need your help finding a man seen in a Snapchat video shooting a semi-automatic gun out of a car in Northwest Houston.
An affidavit in the Austin package bombings investigation was unsealed Monday, revealing more details about the fatal attacks that terrorized the Texas neighborhood for three weeks last month.
A family of three were among five injured after a car slammed into their Texas home, struck a gas line, and sparked an explosion on Saturday, officials said.
A sketch of a woman whose severed head was found in a plastic bag at a Texas lake last month was released Friday, as authorities also announced they are seeking a person of interest in the case.
Forgiveness is a central Easter theme, and for one Texas pastor eliminating medical debt for 4,229 local families and veterans was the perfect way to give back.
An elected official and Moms Demand Action member in the Houston metropolitan area was charged with a misdemeanor Wednesday for allegedly berating a young teenage girl wearing a Trump T-shirt.
A motorcade along a Texas interstate to escort 17 Medal of Honor recipients on Wednesday drew hundreds of participants and spectators to honor the special guests.
Governors of several states have voiced support for President Donald Trump's decision Wednesday to deploy National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, paving the way for the White House to implement its latest anti-illegal immigration policy.