Houston businesswoman detained in China for allegedly spying

Chinese authorities have detained a Houston businesswoman for six months while investigating her for spying and stealing state secrets and this weekend moved her into a more secure detention center, her husband said on Monday.

Jeff Gillis said he is …

Judge limits access to records in deputy’s shooting

Shannon Miles, 30, was charged with capital murder after allegedly ambushing Goforth, a married father of two, outside of a convenience store on Aug. 28.

In this case, according to Collins’ order, numerous requests to see the file forced her to limit…

Judge limits access to records in deputy’s shooting

Shannon Miles, 30, was charged with capital murder after allegedly ambushing Goforth, a married father of two, outside of a convenience store on Aug. 28.

In this case, according to Collins’ order, numerous requests to see the file forced her to limit…

Defense: Goforth was meeting a woman at the time of his death

In an attempt to dodge the death penalty for the accused killer, defense attorneys will try to prove that, at the time of his slaying, Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth was at a gas station to meet a woman with whom he was having an affair.

Latest CNN poll: Fiorina rises to No. 2

Buoyed by her Republican presidential debate performance last week, Carly Fiorina has jumped to second place behind Donald Trump in a new CNN poll.

Results released Sunday night showed the Austin native at 15 percent, still behind Trump’s 24 percent that continues his No. 1 run — even though the real estate mogul has dropped from his high in some polls last month at 32 percent.

Texas still where more people are moving

The Lone Star State added 72,243 households from other states in 2013, according IRS figures analyzed by Austin-based data firm Headlight Data.

While the new households bring tax revenue and additional workers, they also put a load on Texas’ already-…