Authorities say a 14-year-old boy died from electrocution after stepping into a puddle that contained a downed power line during a storm that brought heavy rain, hail and strong winds to Laredo.
Officials have recovered the body of a 17-year-old from a North Texas lake after the canoe he was in with two of his friends capsized.
Dallas police say a 19-year-old man involved in a fight outside a club grabbed a gun from his vehicle, shot at his opponent and wound up killing his own girlfriend.
Six Flags Over Texas says stormy weather including high winds triggered a safety sensor that halted a new roller coaster and left eight riders stranded for hours.
A statewide ban on texting while driving is headed to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk after being defeated repeatedly over the last decade.