A man who escaped prison in his native Mexico while serving a murder sentence was executed in Texas on Wednesday for fatally beating a former Baylor University history professor and attacking his wife more than 16 years ago.
A malnourished 5-year-old Houston-area boy allegedly locked in a closet by his father and stepmother will stay with a great-aunt when he gets out of a hospital.
A man in his 30s is in the hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries after EMS officials say an elevator pinned him in at a Downtown Austin construction site.
Senate Republicans have derailed an election-year Democratic bill curbing paycheck discrimination against women.
A week after the deadly shooting at Fort Hood left three soldiers dead and another 16 hurt, President Obama, the First Lady and victims’ families will honor those killed and wounded at a memorial ceremony at Sadowski Field.
The Bastrop Fire and Police Departments responded to a house fire on the 400 block of Persimmons Street in Bastrop at 4:18 on Wednesday morning.
A police officer on a traffic stop near Oklahoma City is lucky to be alive after a distracted driver veered off the road at full speed, crashed into his patrol car, and narrowly missed hitting him.
Two men suspect of carrying out over 150 apartment burglaries over the past two years were arrested, according to the Austin Police Department Burglary unit.
The little French bulldog argues bedtime, even fighting the sleep that’s overcome him once he finally gets to his resting spot.
Flailing away with two kitchen knives, a 16-year-old boy with a “blank expression” stabbed and slashed 19 students and a security guard in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday before an assistant principal tackled him.
Performing his first public duty, the baby prince joined in a playdate with other toddlers in Wellington, New Zealand, Wednesday.
An overnight water main break in the 3400 block of Northland Drive flooded the road, causing large sections of pavement to cave in.
The boy, whose real name is Miles Scott, has leukemia, but it’s in remission.
A week after the deadly shooting at Fort Hood left three soldiers dead and injured 16 others, President Obama, the First Lady and victims’ families will honor those killed and injured at a memorial ceremony at Sadowski Field.
FM 2222 will only be closed between Balcones Drive and Parkcrest Drive. Drivers will be able to turn onto 2222 from Balcones Drive to get to MoPac.