Workers and firefighters were responding to a leak when the blast occurred, Midland County Fire Marshal Dale Little said on Thursday.
Jose Gilberto Rodriguez was arrested after a 14-minute car chase with police.
At least eight people were killed on Friday in a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, a local sheriff said, with one person in custody and a second detained.
A 17-year-old boy in Plano, Texas, has been arrested for allegedly plotting a mass shooting attack inspired by the Islamic State at a shopping mall, law enforcement agencies said on Wednesday.
The Texas National Guard has begun deploying troops to help secure the state's southern border with Mexico as President Donald Trump has been unable to get the US Congress or Mexico to fully fund his proposed wall ...
A package bomb blew up at a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio on Tuesday, hastening investigators to seek the public's help in determining if there is any link to four homemade bombs that have rocked the state capital of Austin this month.
Two people were injured late Sunday in an explosion at a home in Austin, Texas, the fourth mysterious bombing in the city this month, police said.
Florida executed a man convicted of the 1993 rape and murder of a college student, while Alabama halted its planned execution of a convicted murderer.
Police on Wednesday officially identified the victims of the mass shooting at a rural Texas church, listing eight children among the dead.
The man who carried out one of the deadliest US mass shootings was able to buy guns legally from a sporting goods store because a prior domestic violence conviction was never put into an FBI database ...
A man with an assault rifle killed at least 26 people and wounded 20 in a rural Texas church during Sunday services, adding the name of Sutherland Springs to the litany of American communities shattered by mass shootings.