More Headlines

Aquifer Feeding Texas High Plains Rapidly Shrinks

Updated: 08/11/2014 - The chief underground water source for irrigating the agriculture-rich Texas High Plains is depleting at a pace some fear will exhaust it far more quickly than anticipated.

Read More

Study: Keystone Carbon Pollution More Than Figured

Posted: 08/10/2014 - A new study concludes that the much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global warming pollution than the State Department calculated this year.

Read More

2-year-old Girl Safe After Standoff, Amber Alert Canceled

Updated: 08/09/2014 - A standoff involving a man who allegedly abducted an Austin girl came to a peaceful end near Houston. The little girl was still with the suspect as negotiators spoke with him for more than an hour.

Read More

Texas A&M's All-Time Leading Rusher Agrees To Prison Time

Updated: 08/06/2014 - The U.S. Attorney's Office says Darren Lewis has agreed to spend 25-30 years behind bars after pleading guilty in May to federal charges related to the 2012-2013 robberies of three North Texas businesses.

Read More

National Guard: Length of Border Mission a First

Posted: 08/05/2014 - The commander overseeing 1,000 National Guard troops being sent to the Rio Grande Valley says the open-ended mission is a first for the reserve military force.

Read More

EPA Hosts Texas Hearing on Oil Refinery Rules

Updated: 08/05/2014 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is holding its second and final hearing on proposed new standards for oil refinery emissions as part of a 60-day public comment period.

Read More

Lawmakers Discuss Border Security, West Explosion

Posted: 08/05/2014 - A legislative committee is scrutinizing increased efforts to secure the Texas-Mexico border amid a surge of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing into the U.S.

Read More

Reward Increased to $13,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

Updated: 08/04/2014 - The reward for John Arthur Volker, 50, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August.

Read More

State Panel Delays Vote on Astrodome Designation

Posted: 07/31/2014 - The Texas Historical Commission has postponed a vote on whether to designate the Houston Astrodome as a "state antiquities landmark," a status that would make it harder to tear down the iconic structure.

Read More

3 Sentenced for Texas Human Smuggling Operation

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Three men have been sentenced to at least nine years in prison for operating a human-smuggling ring that held 115 people captive in a small Houston home.

Read More

Texas Regents Pick McRaven as Chancellor Finalist

Posted: 07/29/2014 - University of Texas System regents on Tuesday selected one of the top U.S. military special operations leaders as the lone finalist for the job of chancellor, overseeing the system's 15 campuses and $14 billion budget.

Read More

Woman Appeals Ruling on Texas Affirmative Action

Posted: 07/29/2014 - Attorneys for a woman is renewing her appeal of a federal appeals court ruling that upheld the use of race in University of Texas undergraduate admissions.

Read More
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability