Just five days before he is set to be executed, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles has recommended a 120-day reprieve for Rodney Reed.
"So right now, 78 miles have been built, have been built where there was an existing form of barrier," acting Customs and Border Protection commissioner Mark Morgan said.
A petition to exonerate a death row inmate scheduled to be executed on November 20 has received almost 3 million signatures.
Trevion Shields, 20, of Houston, was apprehended by the Harris County Constable's Office Precinct One on November 8 and charged with aggravated kidnapping.
Sid Miller, the Texas Agriculture Commissioner, told people to "lighten up" after making the offensive remarks.
The small dog was rushed to the vet where it was proununced dead.
Marquis Jefferson has died a month after his daughter Atatiana Jefferson was killed by a police officer at her home in Fort Worth, Texas.
Sherry Ellis, 73, of Magnolia, found out that she had been declared legally dead when she recently arrived at the pharmacy to collect her medicine prescription.
Sixty-eight percent of Texas voters indicated support for extreme risk protection orders or "red flag" laws.
The accident adds to the growing list of gender reveal catastophes including the death of a grandmother, the torching of 47,000 acres of land, and the fiery demise of a car.
Tiffani Shadell Lankford, 32, has been charged with aggravated assault after an incident at Lehman High School in Hays County, Texas.
Reed is scheduled to be executed on November 20.
Justen Grant Hall was given the lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, for the 2002 slaying of Melanie Billhartz.
A performance report has surfaced declaring that Aaron Dean had "tunnel vision" and repeatedly missed calls for help over his radio.
Justen Grant Hall is set to be executed at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, for the slaying of a woman in 2002.
Study shows significant increase in earthquake activity around Permian Basin area being developed for oil and gas.
The poll found that the closest head-to-head matchup in the state was between Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders.
"We're all here today, so I don't think Independence Day happened yesterday evening," WFAA meteorologist Kyle Roberts told his viewers while explaining the crop circles on the weather radar.
After weaning the calf from its mother, the cow became increasingly belligerent. The farmer ended up in a medically-induced coma for 15 days.
"You took advantage of the opportunity to befriend a troubled child in a very inappropriate manner and encouraged her to run away from home," the police chief wrote in the suspension letter.
As of Tuesday morning, the storm is lurking over the Rocky Mountains. Parts of Montana are expected to receive almost five inches of snow. The storm is expected to move through the Rockies and affect parts of Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, and Iowa, after hitting Utah, Wyoming and Colorado.
More than 750 people had gathered at The Party Venue in Greenville to celebrate Texas A&M University at Commerce's homecoming weekend, officials said.
A North Texas high school communications teacher and speech team coach has been fired for "a violation of the district's texting policy" but he claims that it's about his sexuality.
After high winds blew debris onto power lines, 5,000 customers in eastern El Paso were left without power for over an hour yesterday.
Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen said he would not seek re-election in 2020 in the wake of a damning audio recording being released by a lobbying group.
Specialist DeAngelo Meriweather, from Memphis, Tennessee, was killed after a fight broke out at a house party in El Paso, Texas.
"We know that many individuals are going to be detoxing while they're in our custody, and we know that people are highly susceptible to overdose upon release," Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez told the Houston Chronicle.
Republican Congressman Will Hurd warned that 30,000 ISIS fighters are "going to come back" to Syria, and he accused the Trump administration of agreeing to "terms of surrender" rather than a peace deal with Turkey.
The attorney for a Texas man accused of brutally beating a transgender woman in April has been released from jail, after a judge had earlier found him in contempt after trial "outbursts."
The research was carried out after a spike in anti-abortion legislation, and a drop in patients accessing the procedure, the authors explained.