Review one lawyer's fight vs. Harris County probation officials.
Alan Eugene, 32, is accused of fatally shooting Richard Sepulveda in July 2004 outside a shopping center in the 6200 block of Highway 6, Harris County sheriff's deputies said. Eugene, an admitted gang member, will be transferred from TDCJ to the Harris County Jail in connection with the murder charge.
A pair of teenage kayakers can thank the U.S. Coast Guard for getting them out of a jam at South Padre Island.
Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire that heavily damaged a home in northwest Houston.
J.C. Penney Co., under major pricing and merchandising changes, swung to a bigger-than-expected first-quarter loss and said Tuesday it no longer expects to meet its previous profit forecast for the year as it sees more restructuring charges.
Three members of the all-Republican Texas Supreme Court face re-election this year, but two will have to survive primary opponents who accuse the court of becoming too pro-business.
Researchers say they've shown that certain plants have smarts during dry times.
Gov. Rick Perry isn't saying whether he approves of the University of Texas at Austin president whose job was reported to be in jeopardy.
U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson has placed her longtime chief of staff on administrative leave.
A Central Texas teenager has pleaded guilty to murder in the 2011 Waco drive-by fatal shooting of another youth.
U.S. national team star DaMarcus Beasley entered Major League Soccer when there was no guarantee America cared enough about the other football to support a domestic top-division league. Beasley was one of MLS and the U.S. national team's brightest young stars from 1999 until he bolted to the Dutch league in 2004, beginning a 10-year sojourn through some of the greatest leagues and biggest stages in the world before he landed back in MLS with the Dynamo this week. First for U.S. Beasley, who made history last month by becoming the first American to play in four World Cups, came up in MLS at a time when most clubs played in NFL stadiums or small college football venues. After MLS contracted the Florida franchises, many soccer lovers wondered if MLS would suffer the same fate that claimed the defunct North American Soccer League.