Updated: 01/04/2007 - What started as a heated argument between a father and daughter Thursday morning ended in a tragic suicide in Hearne. Police say a woman, whose name is not being released, barricaded herself into a house and set it on fire. It was a devastating start to one family's new year.
Posted: 01/04/2007 - Former Enron executive Richard Causey has started serving his five-and-a-half year prison sentence. He was sent to prison for his role in the company's scandalous collapse. Causey -- who turns 47 next week -- reported Tuesday to the Bastrop Federal Correctional Institution.
Updated: 01/04/2007 - An arrest has been made in connection with a stabbing incident that occurred outside a Bryan business on Tuesday. 20-year-old Simon Garay was arrested Wednesday and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, after police said he stabbed a man outside of Kent Moore Cabinets.
Posted: 01/04/2007 - There's discouraging word on the condition of a South Texas girl who's been the focus of a dispute between the state and her parents over her treatment. Katie Wernecke's father says the Hodgkin's disease has aggressively returned.
Updated: 01/04/2007 - Police and family members say a ten-year-old boy who died by hanging himself from a bunk bed was apparently mimicking the execution of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein. Sergio Pelico was found dead Sunday in his apartment bedroom in the Houston-area city of Webster.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - The lurid behavior of five McKinney North high-school cheerleaders has turned the Dallas suburb upside down while attracting unwanted national attention.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - A pair suspected in a weekend murder in Montgomery County now face capital murder charges. Danny Spence, 27, and Erin Quigley,19, were arrested in Houston hours after police found the body of 21-year-old Travis Zielenski in his Woodlands Apartment.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - The Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees announced that John Stropp will serve as interim president of the Foundation while Dr. Ed Davis is on leave to serve as interim president of Texas A&M University.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - Police in Tacoma, Washington, have arrested a high school student in the shooting death of another student Wednesday morning in a hallway at the school.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - Officials in Irving are considering whether to recognize the historical significance of the house where Lee Harvey Oswald's wife once lived. The house is also where Oswald stored the rifle used to assassinate John F. Kennedy.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - When Nancy Pelosi is sworn in this week as U.S. House speaker, she is dedicating one event on the inauguration's eve to the late Texas Governor Ann Richards. Pelosi will be the first woman to serve in the post. A tea being held today to honor Pelosi also will pay tribute to Richards, a legend among Democrats.
Posted: 01/03/2007 - A 29-year-old woman whose case became the focus of a debate over the state's futile care law has died. Kalilah Roberson-Reese was transferred to a Lubbock nursing home after doctors at Houston's Memorial Hermann Hospital wanted to remove her from life support in July.
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