Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is calling the fatal shooting of a San Antonio police officer a "horrific act of violence."
Police in North Texas say more than 70 snakes were found in a home where a man died.
Hundreds of people have attended a candlelight vigil for a Texas father and son who were killed in the truck attack in Nice, France.
Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas sustained "extensive second- and third-degree burns" on both legs below the knees and on both feet and could miss next week's Republican National Convention.
Authorities say several inmates at a Texas jail broke out of a holding cell to help save an armed guard after they saw him lose consciousness.
Dallas sniper suspect Micah Xavier Johnson apparently wrote some lettering in his own blood on a wall where he was holed up and later killed at the shooting scene in the city's downtown, Dallas Police Chief David Brown said on CNN on Sunday.
Matthew McConaughey is heading back to school this fall to teach a course on filmmaking at the University of Texas at Austin.
Texas authorities say two people are dead and several others injured following a shooting outside a nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth.
A North Texas city council has started a cat fight by voting to oust the furry mascot of the city's public library.
The bodies of four Fort Hood soldiers, who went missing after a Light Medium Tactical Vehicle overturned in a creek, were found today, officials said.