February 23, 2020 12:02 AM
Louisiana and other donors are offering $11,000 for information about people who shot and killed two endangered whooping cranes.
February 22, 2020 8:14 AM
A Texas attorney has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to five years in a Louisiana prison for breaking his girlfriend’s eye socket and knocking out a tooth.
February 21, 2020 6:54 PM
Police say a 22-year-old man fatally stabbed three people in a small central Texas city before leading police on a car chase.
February 21, 2020 4:23 PM
Two former Auburn football players who played stints in the NFL have been granted bond by a federal judge in Texas in a drug trafficking case.
February 21, 2020 4:00 PM
Health officials say at least 18 Americans who returned home from a quarantined cruise ship are infected with the new virus, and there are likely to be more among the returned passengers.
February 21, 2020 3:41 PM
Sixteen Americans who were brought to the U.S. from a quarantined cruise ship have been moved to hospitals.
February 20, 2020 8:43 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys running back Darren McFadden has been sentenced to four days in jail after pleading guilty to driving while intoxicated.
February 20, 2020 6:31 PM
Two of five Fort Worth police officers have been reinstated after being fired for allegedly ignoring a handcuffed suspect’s pleas for medical attention before he died and trying to cover up their decision not to get him help.
February 20, 2020 4:16 PM
The University of New Mexico has confirmed an increase in the number of nonresident applications for the coming school year.
February 20, 2020 3:51 PM
Federal authorities say they are targeting methamphetamine “transportation hubs” around the country in an effort to block the distribution of the highly addictive drug.
February 20, 2020 3:47 PM
Officials have released an updated digital facial reconstruction for an unidentified girl whose decomposed body was found in a barrel near a New Hampshire state park years ago.
February 20, 2020 3:09 PM
Authorities say three people were killed when a small plane crashed in rural West Texas as the pilot tried to return to an airport because of an electrical problem.
February 20, 2020 1:21 PM
Texas will close two of its more than 100 state prisons amid a yearslong decline in the incarcerated population and serious understaffing at some facilities.
February 20, 2020 1:00 PM
A social media sensation dubbed the “Leaning Tower of Dallas” was born when a portion of a building survived an implosion over the weekend in Dallas.
February 20, 2020 7:30 AM
Flooded-out residents are returning to soggy, smelly homes around Mississippi’s capital after days of misery.
February 19, 2020 6:06 PM
A Los Angeles judge told prospective jurors in the murder trial of Robert Durst that they will have a front row seat to a fascinating case.
February 19, 2020 6:02 PM
A judge has rescheduled next month’s execution of a San Antonio man condemned for the 1996 gang rape and fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl.
February 19, 2020 4:30 PM
The U.S. Marshals Service says a man who served time for his involvement in the 1997 killing of a New Hampshire police officer and disappeared after being paroled has been found in Texas.
February 19, 2020 3:18 PM
Russia’s space agency says two cosmonauts scheduled to launch to the International Space Station will be replaced with alternates for unspecified medical reasons.
February 19, 2020 3:13 PM
A federal judge ruled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was not liable for damages to thousands of Houston homes that were inundated by two federally owned reservoirs in the days following Hurricane Harvey because they would have flooded regardless.
February 19, 2020 2:31 PM
Family members of six American oil executives jailed in Venezuela are accusing Nicolas Maduro’s government of “forced disappearance” after they were inexplicably missing for the scheduled start of their trial on Wednesday.
February 19, 2020 2:08 PM