Authorities in Fayette County say they are encountering human traffickers on a regular basis and their deputies have been involved in three pursuits in the last three weeks involving ‘Coyotes.’
After five years leading the Austin Independent School District, Dr. Meria Carstarphen is leaving her post to become the next superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools.
Police are investigating a suspicious death after they found a 23-year-old woman dead, and a man living at the home suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.
Leander police charged a man with abandoning or endangering a child after a woman found his 2-year-old son on the street with feces dripping down to his knees and covering his shirt.
The California Highway Patrol says the drivers of a FedEx delivery truck and a bus carrying high school students on a college visit are among the nine people killed in a fire.
Officials say the high school students involved in a deadly bus crash on a Northern California freeway were participating in a program that invites low-income or first-generation students to visit Humboldt State University.
Austin police arrested a man who sold chips, candy and sodas to children from his home after a teen reported he had sexually assaulted him when he was 6-years-old.
A Fort Bliss solider has been arraigned on capital murder charges for the death of his 11-month-old son.
Eve Schatelowitz Alcantar said John Foster’s sentence was three days in jail, with credit or any and all time already spent in jail. Foster also received a 90-day license suspension and must also pay court costs.
In the end, the curious chimpanzees just couldn’t resist the sweet temptation of chocolate.
After a long interview and talking with an 8th grader at Burnet Middle School, police said the student confessed to making a bomb threat on Thursday.
She makes what’s called sand animation and — with the help of a light box, dramatic music and imagination — helps paint the full picture of wartime for the crowd.
The hurler — who slipped in without a ticket — was immediately subdued and taken into custody. It’s not the first time objects have been thrown at a politician.
A Fort Worth man has been convicted of aggravated sexual assault for an attack that took place 10 years ago.
An insurance industry trade group estimates a hailstorm that battered North Texas a week ago has left behind about $300 million in property damages.