Posted: 07/16/2009 - Gov. Rick Perry has issued a disaster proclamation for 167 counties in response to the significant threat posed by wildfire conditions in those areas.
Posted: 07/16/2009 - NEW YORK—Dish Network is paying nearly $6 million to settle charges that it improperly marketed, promoted and sold its products and services.
Updated: 07/16/2009 - Do you have health insurance? More and more Texans are answering that question: no, not anymore.
Updated: 07/16/2009 - WHARTON, Texas (AP) - Vandals who targeted two churches in Wharton destroyed windows, overturned pews and damaged musical instruments.
Posted: 07/15/2009 - The State of Texas is taking drastic measures to keep the money flowing for those looking for work.
Posted: 07/15/2009 - Tips on staying safe during dry conditions.
Updated: 07/15/2009 - LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Ovenlike heat continues to bake Texas, and the map that charts drought in the United States shows the worst-stricken areas of Texas have wilted further.
Updated: 07/15/2009 - LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Wild horses and burros will be available in Lubbock as part of a U.S. Bureau of Land Management adoption event.
Updated: 07/15/2009 - ALICE, Texas (AP) - The search is over for Ivo (EYE'-voh). The Jim Wells County drug-sniffing dog that turned up missing from a fenced yard July Fourth has been located.
Posted: 07/15/2009 - According to a new report fewer Americans are driving drunk.
Updated: 07/14/2009 - WASHINGTON (July 14, 2009)--An Education Department report released Tuesday finds that reading and math scores are rising for black students across the country.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - The state unemployment insurance trust fund will run out of money next week, forcing the Texas Workforce Commission to borrow $643 million from the federal government to cover claims.
Posted: 07/14/2009 - A 55-mile-long, 17-foot-high barrier would be built along the Texas Gulf Coast to fend off the sort of devastating flooding inflicted by last year's Hurricane Ike.
Updated: 07/14/2009 - It's a new spin on an old idea that allows you to show off your Aggie spirit while helping out your school.
Updated: 07/14/2009 - Thirteen months after the Cynthia Woods' fatal, final voyage, a definitive cause for the disaster could be revealed Friday.
Updated: 07/14/2009 - SEATTLE (AP) - Dell Inc. says the U.S. personal computer market has reached its low point. But the timing of a global turnaround in the technology industry remains anyone's guess.
Posted: 07/13/2009 - Another day of triple-digit heat has fueled another record day of electricity consumption on the electric grid serving most of Texas.
Posted: 07/13/2009 - It's all because of students being fined for texting or chatting in the classroom. The Texas education code lets schools fine students for violating cell phone polices. Lanier Middle School student Alisa Martinez learned that lesson the hard way. She knew she was supposed to keep her phone in her locker, but she didn't follow the rule.
Updated: 07/13/2009 - ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Workers are returning to the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington for the first time in nearly two months.
Updated: 07/13/2009 - HARLINGEN, Texas (AP) - A South Texas newspaper says it will begin charging for access to its Web site this week, warning that the days of giving content away for free are over.
Posted: 07/13/2009 - The Pentagon has identified a soldier killed in a roadside bombing in Afghanistan as a 22-year-old Texan.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - A private prison company with a history of problems in Texas has caught the attention of state officials with a $7.5 million contract to run a new psychiatric hospital near Houston.
Posted: 07/11/2009 - Authorities say three people were killed and three others injured when a pickup plowed head-on into a group of motorcycles during a charity ride.
Updated: 07/10/2009 - Searchers have recovered the body of a former Major League Baseball player who apparently drowned while fishing below Lake Livingston Dam Thursday afternoon.