News from around the state of Texas

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:52 AM CDT

7 Indicted in Alleged Billing Scheme

7 Indicted in Alleged Billing Scheme

Prosecutors say seven Texas men were indicted on several charges for an alleged billing scheme for parts and repair work never done.

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM CDT

Texas Appeals Court Upholds DeLay Reversal

Texas Appeals Court Upholds DeLay Reversal

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals refuses to reinstate two money-laundering convictions for former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay.

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:11 AM CDT

Police Confiscate Liquid Meth from Texas Woman

Police Confiscate Liquid Meth from Texas Woman

Baton Rouge police say they confiscated more than 30 bottles of liquid methamphetamine from a Houston woman on a commercial bus Monday.

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 09:59 AM CDT

Man Sentenced for Killing, Dismembering Grandmother

Man Sentenced for Killing, Dismembering Grandmother

A Texas man is sentenced to 20 years in prison after police say he killed his grandmother and dismembered her body with a chain saw.

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 05:31 AM CDT

Nigerian Man Sentenced for Heroin Smuggling

Nigerian Man Sentenced for Heroin Smuggling

A Nigerian is sentenced for running one of the most expansive heroin smuggling networks ever uncovered involving Houston's main airport.

Wednesday, Oct 1, 2014 at 05:23 AM CDT

Man Charged With Sexual Assault at Sleepover

Man Charged With Sexual Assault at Sleepover

A Texas man is charged with sexually assaulting an 11-year-old during his stepchild's sleepover.

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