Updated: 11/06/2013 -
Posted: 10/24/2013 - Two contractors responsible for building the Healthcare.gov website say they would have liked more time to test it.
Posted: 10/24/2013 - Police say a member of the National Guard opened fire at an armory outside a U.S. Navy base in Tennessee, wounding two soldiers before being taken into custody.
Updated: 10/24/2013 - Dallas police say an officer who shot a mentally ill man in a disputed incident caught on tape has been fired.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - The former Army captain receiving the Medal of Honor on Tuesday has asked to return to active duty in the Army.
Posted: 10/06/2013 - After days of slowly moving toward the Gulf Coast, the storm system Karen has dissipated.
Posted: 10/05/2013 - Texas leads the nation in the number of people seeking federal permission to buy guns.
Posted: 09/27/2013 -
Posted: 09/02/2013 - The illegal burning of trash caused a grass fire that resulted in the destruction of a storage building at 12761 North Dowling Road in College Station.
Posted: 09/02/2013 - A U.S. Marine Corps spokesman says the Marines' recruiting website was hacked but would not say who was responsible.
Posted: 09/02/2013 - Diana Nyad has become the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the help of a shark cage.
Posted: 09/01/2013 - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today highlighted notable traffic and criminal laws that go into effect on Sept. 1, 2013.
Updated: 09/01/2013 - The wildfire burning in and around Yosemite National Park has become the fourth-largest conflagration in California history.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - A swarm of bees occupying a dilapidated North Texas building has attacked several people, stinging one man more than 100 times before turning on responding emergency personnel.
Posted: 08/19/2013 - A rally is scheduled in support of a Cherokee Nation girl at the center of a custody dispute.
Updated: 08/08/2013 - "Cowboy" Jack Clement, a producer, engineer, songwriter and beloved figure who helped birth rock 'n' roll and push country music into modern times, has died according to CBS News. He was 82 years old.
Posted: 08/07/2013 - The annual Texas sales tax holiday begins Friday.
Updated: 11/11/2013 - The chairman of the House Homeland Security committee said Tuesday in South Texas that the U.S. Border Patrol's resources in the area are "woefully inadequate."
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Pasadena police have raided a home they say had been converted into an illegal marijuana growing operation, seizing more than $2.5 million in plants and street-ready marijuana.
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