A Mexican citizen living in Texas was sentenced to eight years in prison last week and fined $5,000 for illegally voting in multiple elections.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott threatened on Monday to strip funding from one of the largest counties in the state if its sheriff follows through on her pledge to deny federal requests to detain undocumented immigrants.
The 41st president of the United States, George H.W. Bush, and his wife, Barbara Bush, have both been hospitalized in Houston, Texas.
Former WWE wrestler Booker T. Huffman announced on Thursday he plans to step into the political ring to run for mayor of Houston in 2019.
A school nurse in Texas made a Charlie Brown-themed Christmas poster with a bible verse on it, but then was forced by school administrators to remove it from her office door.
A police officer was killed in Texas and another wounded in Missouri in apparently unrelated ambush-style shootings, while a third officer was shot and wounded in Florida, authorities said on Monday.
The youngest son of Rep. John Conyers (D., Mich.) and his wife Monica Conyers was reported missing Wednesday night in Houston, according to media reports.
A 93-year-old Texas veteran voted for the first time in his life this year and wants others to do the same, according to a Texas ABC affiliate.
An Iraqi refugee living in Houston pleaded guilty Monday to trying to assist the Islamic State after police said he planned to set off bombs at two malls in the Texas city.
People who have menaced others while dressed as clowns have been scared off by guns in two separate occasions this week.