Alva Braziel, 38, was reportedly shot after 'pointing a gun' at police officers - a claim which the victim's family denies
Six people are reported dead in the latest bout of flooding, and three more people are missing, including two children who were swept away by floodwater
'I am not sorry we were together, no, I am sorry the HIV came into the situation," says David Wilson in court
Rosabella Dahu's teachers were convinced by the note, despite her child-like handwriting and spelling mistakes
The men got away with 50 guns in two minutes in a highly coordinated raid
One Houston resident said he was arrested for his $1,500 loan
The father held off hospital staff and police for three hours with his gun
The Houston Police Department is mourning the death of one of their beloved patrol horses — Charlotte.
Former First Lady being treated for a "respiratory-related issue"
A British-based former teacher embroiled in an international tug-of-love fight with her Russian ex-husband over custody of their two sons has won a “landmark” court ruling in Moscow, lawyers said today.
There's was much foreboding in the Washington air over the prospect of a federal government shutdown. But what happens now that the government has been forced to rein in all its non-essential spending?
Tamu Massif is as big as the British isles and was formed roughly 145 million years ago
After the capture of the notoriously brutal leader of the Zetas drug cartel, we look at the background to the slaughter that haunts the country where Miguel Angel Trevino Morales was a key player
The world number two is continuing to struggle
Two weeks after Democrat State Senator Wendy Davis's filibuster, her opponents have regrouped
Miller Barber, who died on 11 June at the age of 82, was a golfer with a unique swing who made the most combined starts on the PGA and Champions tours. Nicknamed “Mr X,” he played in 1,297 tournaments on the PGA Tour and the 50-and-over circuit. He won 11 times in 694 PGA Tour starts and added 24 victories in 603 events on the Champions Tour.