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Critics of University of Texas President Bill Powers have made donations to the campaigns of two members of a legislative committee that's investigating an anti-Powers UT System regent.
Renewing a Texas driver's license doesn't necessarily mean waiting in long lines or prepping your best photo ID look for the camera.
A Southeast Texas man who met his wife as a pen pal while he was in prison has been convicted of killing her in front of her child.
A new poll reveals that, for the first time ever, the majority of Texans are in favor of same-sex marriage, according to Texas' LGBT news site Lone Star Q. The independent poll was conducted by grad students from Texas Tech University's Earl Survey Research Lab and found that 48 percent of voters from Texas backed marriage rights for same-sex ... (more)
The Project on Fair Representation wants a judge to cancel this year's primaries, which used Senate boundaries drawn by the Legislature in 2013, the Austin American-Statesman reported .
Police have identified mummified remains of a man found in a Lexington storage unit and the man's daughter has been charged with stealing his Social Security checks.
Gov. Rick Perry is making a second trip to New York, hoping to convince employers there to move to Texas.
Unfinished business. Defiance. Hope, strength and resilience. They used different words but the meaning was the same for thousands of people who were stopped by twin bombings at last year's Boston Marathon and... Unfinished business.
Tim Miller, founder of EquuSearch, left, and Gene Robinson, who builds drones, check out one they have used in the past before a test search in Santa Fe in Galveston County earlier this month.
Byron Nesbitt, 32, is in the Forest Hill city jail, charged with shooting his 10-year-old son during an argument with his wife.
Steadily rising temperatures could mean the extinction of all its glaciers by 2020, according to climate scientist Dan Fagre whose research is chronicled in The Melting World: A Journey Across America's Vanishing Glaciers .
A commemorative ceremony has been scheduled Monday at the San Jacinto Monument at La Porte , near Houston.
A Houston-area driver has died after being hit by a vehicle when she stopped to help look for a passenger's keys that were accidentally tossed out a window.
Texas authorities are investigating the death of a driver who allegedly struggled with a trooper before she shot and killed him.
"It's sadness, but it's also a kind of fortitude," says Scott Johnson, who will run in Monday's race one year after bombings killed three and injured 260 there.
Police are investigating whether alcohol was a factor after a 17-year-old Texas girl fell from a window of a moving SUV and then was struck by the vehicle.