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Ex-South Texas judge accused of accepting bribes

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

A South Texas justice of the peace who resigned in early October has been indicted on bribery, money laundering and organized criminal activity counts.

Texas man pleads guilty in deadly Utah wreck

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

A Texas man has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from an August 2013 wreck that killed three people in Utah.

Dogs get Halloween treats from some Texas children

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Some kindergarten students in East Texas have turned Halloween into a math and science project with treats going to the dogs.

Texan gets 3 years, put gun into boy's backpack

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

A Houston-area woman must serve three years in prison for putting her boyfriend's gun in his son's backpack to get the child in trouble at school.

Fired Dallas officer indicted, manslaughter count

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

A fired Dallas police officer has been indicted on a manslaughter count in the 2013 death of a bicyclist who was run over by a patrol car while being chased.

3 Texas soldiers guilty of smuggling immigrants

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Three Fort Hood soldiers who used their U.S. Army identification or gear to help hide immigrants have been convicted in a South Texas smuggling ring.

Death of Texas girl in refrigerator ruled homicide

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

The death of a 9-year-old Houston girl whose body was left in a refrigerator for six months has been ruled a homicide.

Texas man charged in 2012 fatal stabbing

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Houston police have arrested a man who they say fatally stabbed a man two years ago.

Texas woman gets 10-month sentence in fraud case

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

A San Antonio woman convicted of participating in a $1.3 million mortgage fraud has been sentenced to five months in prison and five months under house arrest.

Police: Texas man killed outside of restaurant

|Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Police in North Texas have arrested a man after a fatal shooting outside of a Subway restaurant.