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.