Texas Trooper Killed During Traffic Stop; Suspect In CustodyAuthorities in Texas say the man suspected of killing a state trooper during a traffic stop has been taken into custody.
Report: Barton Said He'd Go To Capitol Police Over PhotoU.S. Rep. Joe Barton told a woman that he would complain to U.S. Capitol Police if sexually explicit photographs of him and other material from their relationship were to be exposed publicly, according to a published report.
Authorities Believe Border Agent May Have FallenInvestigators believe a border patrol agent who died in West Texas after suffering extensive injuries to his head and body may have fallen down a 14-foot (4-meter) culvert, and his partner, who radioed for help, has no memory of what happened, according to a U.S. official with knowledge of the investigation.
Trump Says Tougher Gun Laws Not Answer After Texas ShootingPresident Donald Trump says tougher gun laws would not have prevented a mass shooting at a south Texas church, arguing that more restrictions might have led to more casualties.
26 Killed In Church Attack In Texas' Worst Mass ShootingA man opened fire inside of a church in a small South Texas community on Sunday, killing 26 people and wounding about 20 others in the deadliest mass shooting in the state's history, the governor said.
Senate Presses Ahead On $36.5B Disaster Relief PackageThe Senate is pushing ahead on a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would give Puerto Rico a much-needed infusion of cash.
Texas Inmates Donate More Than $53,000 For Harvey ReliefInmates serving time in Texas prisons have also found a way to help those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
Texas Student Charged With Murder In Campus Officer's DeathA 19-year-old university student in West Texas was charged early Tuesday with capital murder of a peace officer in the fatal shooting of a police officer at the campus police station.
More Maryland Crews Head South In Wake Of Hurricane MariaMore crews from Maryland are heading south to help in the wake of Maria and the other deadly hurricanes this season.
Live Instagram Video Leads Police To Suspect In KillingA teenager suspected of a killing who was named one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitives was caught in Los Angeles on Tuesday after posting a live video on social media, police said.
Wonder Opens Hurricane Relief Benefit With 'Lean On Me'Stevie Wonder asked television viewers across to "Lean on Me" and a collection of celebrities encouraged people watching a telethon for hurricane relief to open their wallets on Tuesday.
Police: At Least 8 Dead After Shooting In North TexasAt least eight people are dead, including the suspect, after a shooting at a home in a Dallas suburb, authorities said.