John R. Harwood Jr., 46, of Abilene, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for at least 25 years.
The Senate passed the legislation 37-0 on Tuesday after the House approved it 119-3 earlier in the day.
Authorities say the man used waterboarding to punish the 5-year-old after he ripped his backpack.
Shooter had ‘fixation’ on George Zimmerman, history of mental illness, police report says.
A beachgoer in Southeast Texas has found about $175,000 worth of cocaine in unmarked bags that washed ashore.
Brownback signed a bill that overhauls the state’s unemployment insurance program.
The American College of Sports Medicine has released its annual ranking of America’s Fittest Cities.
Former medical students at Florida’s Valencia College claim they were forced to undergo transvaginal probes.
Police in Sarasota, Florida, have arrested a man they say broke into a home, then fell asleep on the couch.
The congregation at Central Community Church is following along with “A.D., The Bible Continues”.
A substitute teacher in Maryland has been removed from the classroom after a video surfaced showing him using a belt on students.
The Salina City Commission has approved the first step in a process that could lead to a overhaul of the city’s downtown.
The event on Sunday was organized by a coalition of biker groups called the Texas Confederation of Clubs and Independents.
The shootout killed nine people and wounded 18.
Goulburn resident, Ian Watson, told the Mirror that the whole place was covered in little spiders and when he looked up at the sun.