Posted: 09/26/2011 - Power is back on in all parts of a Central Texas county affected by the most destructive wildfire in the state's history.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - A former Texas inmate who once cooked the final meals for condemned prisoners is offering to continue the practice at no cost to the state now that prison officials have announced they've stopped the special meals.
Updated: 09/26/2011 - An 89-year-old Dallas County resident who became ill from listeria linked to cantaloupes from a Colorado farm has died.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - On 09-24-2011 at approximately 1600 hours, the U.S. Forestry Service contacted the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office about several bones that had been found in the National Forest.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - Arch West, a retired Frito-Lay marketing executive credited with creating Doritos as the first national tortilla chip brand, has died in Dallas at age 97.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - A two-decade-old $8 million state office building in Austin could cost as much as $20 million to fix.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - Like the springtime arrival of swallows at San Capistramo, the hummingbirds are back in Corpus Christi and other parts of South Texas for their fall migration south.
Updated: 09/26/2011 - A former car dealer whose capital murder conviction and death sentence for the rape-slaying of a flight attendant 33 years ago in Dallas has been overturned twice by the courts is back on trial a third time.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - Parents and grandparents in Pasadena are handing out fliers and offering $10,000 cookies at a mock bake sale designed to raise awareness about the possibility that area refineries could be awarded a multimillion dollar tax refund.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is in Louisville touring the main global air hub for UPS, pitching President Barack Obama's plan to create jobs through infrastructure improvement.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - Texas Parks and Wildlife officials say a fish caught by a pre-teen girl in a suburban Houston lake last month was a red-bellied piranha. It's only the second piranha ever verified in Texas waters and the first in nearly 30 years.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - FORT WORTH, Texas - Authorities in Fort Worth are questioning a 16-year-old about the apparent strangling of his stepfather.
Posted: 09/26/2011 - LUBBOCK, Texas - Lubbock police say they shot and wounded a 90-year-old man who opened fire on officers responding to a burglary call.
Posted: 09/25/2011 - LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - The Texas Rangers are investigating the death of a man after Lubbock County sheriff's deputies used stun guns to subdue him during a domestic disturbance near Lubbock.
Posted: 09/25/2011 - GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - Mexican authorities are searching for a 39-year-old man who was seen jumping off a Carnival cruise ship near Cozumel.
Updated: 09/23/2011 - The Texas woman accused of killing her 6-year-old son in New Hampshire and disposing of his body in rural Maine has not yet been indicted by a grand jury, despite a New Hampshire law requiring indictments to be returned within 90 days after the case is sent to superior court.
Posted: 09/23/2011 - A 6-ton NASA satellite is plummeting back to Earth.
Updated: 09/23/2011 - Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman will tell conservative activists they risk handing President Barack Obama a second term if they insist on a GOP nominee who passes purity tests.
Posted: 09/23/2011 - Experts say a minor earthquake has been recorded in North Texas.
Posted: 09/23/2011 - The House and Senate are clashing over the latest must-pass bill, this one bearing aid for disaster victims and money to prevent a government shutdown in a week.
Posted: 09/23/2011 - Penalty phase testimony resumes Monday in the trial of the man authorities suspect to be "the Twilight Rapist" of elderly women near the Texas Gulf coast.
Posted: 09/23/2011 - A photojournalist who captured iconic images of the civil rights movement but who slowly turned away from the profession to become a furniture maker after photographing a fatally wounded Lee Harvey Oswald has died.
Posted: 09/23/2011 - Police in Central Texas say a man has died after being stabbed as he saved his sister from being strangled by her boyfriend.
Updated: 09/23/2011 - Republican activists are gathering at historic Mackinac Island to hear from the two men considered front-runners for the GOP presidential nomination, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Michigan native and ex-Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.