Posted: 9:59 PM A Huntsville man accused of child endangerment has been indicted by a Brazos County grand jury. Drake Doughty is accused of putting his six-month-old in harm's way.
Updated: 7:52 AM The House is expected to vote later today on a bill that would reduce estate taxes after 2011. House Republican leaders have been trying to rework the current law, which eliminates the tax in 2010 but brings it back a year later.
Updated: 7:50 AM A Houston group wants police to be allowed to question people about their immigration status. The group -- called Protect Our Citizens -- is conducting a petition drive to force a vote on what it calls the city's --quote-- "sanctuary policy."
Updated: 7:47 AM Dallas County plans to bill foreign countries for the cost of treating their indigent citizens -- but county officials acknowledge it's unlikely they'll be reimbursed. Parkland Memorial Hospital earlier this week began documenting the number of indigent foreign nationals it treats, says John Gates, the hospital's chief financial officer.
Updated: 7:44 AM The investigation continues into what caused a six-alarm fire that destroyed a historic Dallas theater and several neighboring businesses. There were no injuries reported in yesterday's fire in Dallas' Lower Greenville Avenue entertainment district -- that destroyed the Arcadia Theater and at least two restaurants.
Updated: 7:43 AM Jury selection starts today in the Houston retrial of 41-year-old Andrea Yates. The Houston woman is accused of drowning her five children in a bathtub. Her 2002 conviction was overturned on appeal last year because of erroneous testimony.
Updated: 10:34 PM A Bryan ISD administrator's daughter is fighting for her life. School officials say Shannon McGehee's 21-month-old daughter almost drowned Wednesday.
Posted: 6:42 PM Snook's school board has named a sole finalist for superintendent. Larry Williams was selected for the position Tuesday night.
Updated: 3:13 AM The Air Race Classic is a true example of women empowerment. It's the only all-woman, cross country air race flying today. Over 60 women left Mesa, Arizona Tuesday and will land in Michigan on Saturday. But it was an optional pit-stop that brought some pilots to Bryan.
Posted: 11:54 AM A 23-year-old soldier from Montgomery County has been killed in action in Iraq. Sergeant Reyes Ramirez of Willis died Saturday in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device went off near his vehicle, according to the Defense Department.
Updated: 7:48 AM Some cities in Texas have made the Census Bureau's list. Texas has some of the fastest growing and fastest shrinking cities.
Updated: 7:44 AM The cattle call could be going by the wayside at Southwest Airlines. The low-fare carrier leader says it will test assigned seating.
Updated: 7:42 AM It's the latest effort to make MySpace safer for its younger users. The social networking site is planning to set into place new restrictions on how adults may contact its younger users.
Updated: 7:39 AM City officials say the DNA division of the Houston Police Department's crime lab is set to reopen. It's been closed for more than three years because of concerns over flawed testing.
Updated: 7:36 AM The Department of Defense has announced that a Willis man has been killed in Iraq. Twenty-three-year-old Sargeant Reyes Ramirez was killed by an IED in Ar Ramadi on June 17th.