As it turns out, Texans indulged in all seven of the deadly sins.
Despite all the Tenth Commandment strictures to the contrary, coveting the mansion next door has led millionaire executive Tony Petrello to years of depositions and lawsuits.
The three dudes who united over their white-power tattoos and then beat down a random black male at a downtown Houston bus stop are bound for federal prison. On Monday at the downtown Houston federal courthouse, Charles Cannon, Michael McLaughlin and Brian Kerstetter were sentenced to 2-1/2 to 6-1/ ... More >>
A federal judge Monday sentenced former pilot Todd Steven Ewanko, 47, of Humble, to 151 months in prison for distribution and possession of child pornography. The 151-month sentence from U.S. District Judge Kenneth M. Hoyt is in addition to 120 months on the possession charge, but the sentences ar ... More >>
The trial will go on, judge rules.Michael DeWayne Walker was serving a 21-year sentence for aggravated sexual assault of a child when he was put in a cell with Wilbert "Peanut" Hamilton in 2006. Hamilton beat him to death, and Walker's parents have sued on the grounds that guards and prison ... More >>
Judge who helped BP went on junket party on their tab.
A Houston federal judge who set aside a $100 million verdict against BP on Tuesday has taken an all-expenses-paid educational junket that was partially funded by the oil giant.In 2008, U.S. District Judge Kenneth M. Hoyt attended a three-day long program in Sedona, Arizona hosted by the George Ma ... More >>
The Great Deleter takes the stand
A couple's claim against Landry's -- was it bawdy behavior or veiled blackmail?
Thousands of missing FBI documents in the Timothy McVeigh case? It comes as no surprise to the survivors of Operation Lightning Strike.
Reformed and reborn, the man now pushes the word of God, not drugs. So why does it still feel like the Johnny Binder Show?
Three stories of taxman terror
The hotel six sting hits the little screen
John Ballis was a crook. But he expected the federal government to keep its end of a bargain.
In the drug world, you can't trust anybody - especially a federal informant
A dispute over research fraud has split the faculty at Baylor College of Medicine, and could jeopardize the way universities police scientific misconduct
A jury tags Harris County for hiring the killer behind the badge