Posted: 07/28/2008 - A report says a Texas City BP refinery still has the same widespread safety violations that led to a deadly 2005 explosion and could result in another major accident.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A birthday party in Grand Prairie ended with the honoree facing a charge of fatally shooting his mother's boyfriend.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - A drunk driver was sentenced today to eight years in prison for accidentally running over her friend when she tried to pick him up after he got out of her car.
Posted: 07/28/2008 - The last remaining police officer who was on the Dallas force when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated is retiring.
Updated: 07/30/2008 - According to a report Monday in the Knoxville News-Sentinel, two church shooting victims were former Texans.
Updated: 07/28/2008 - A toddler left inside a parked van as temperatures sweltered in North Texas is dead.
Updated: 07/26/2008 - The group helping victims of Hurricane Dolly will complete their tour Saturday tonight.
Updated: 07/25/2008 - Prosecutors say a woman helped make a graphic videotape of her two visiting grandkids has pleaded guilty in a child pornography case.
Posted: 07/25/2008 - The Federal Emergency Management Agency is calling for all levees in the U.S. to be upgraded.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - Although answering numerous calls for service, members of Texas Task Force 1 thankfully have not encountered widespread structural damage in the Rio Grande Valley; however, there continues to be significant flooding in some areas.
Updated: 07/25/2008 - While homeowners across the nation are having a hard time selling their home, it's quite the opposite here in the Twin Cities.
Updated: 07/24/2008 - Forecasters say Dolly has weakened to a tropical storm.
Updated: 07/23/2008 - Convicted killer Derrick Sonnier has been executed for the slayings of a woman and her young child at their suburban Houston apartment almost two decades ago.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - The Coast Guard closed 29 miles of the Mississippi River at New Orleans today after a 600-foot tanker and a barge loaded with fuel oil -- collided.
Posted: 07/23/2008 - First-year results in the nation's largest steroid-testing program caught only two Texas high school athletes cheating.
Updated: 07/22/2008 - Every year, about 36 children die from being left inside a hot car. So far this year, there have been at least 18 fatalities.
Posted: 07/22/2008 - State investigators today said Texas drivers who recently bought gas at hundreds of Sunmart stations probably were shortchanged.
Updated: 07/22/2008 - With Hurricane Dolly moving toward the lower Texas coast, petroleum companies today were evacuating production platforms and drilling rigs in the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted: 07/22/2008 - Some teens are in a tizzy in Westlake over reports that the Jonas Brothers will be living in the Dallas-Fort Worth suburb.
Posted: 07/22/2008 - Attorney General Greg Abbott today arrived in Eldorado as a grand jury meets to consider possible criminal charges against members of a polygamist sect.
Posted: 07/22/2008 - The Environmental Protection Agency is putting off a decision on Texas' request to waive ethanol requirements for gasoline.
Posted: 07/22/2008 - Attorneys say the four plaintiffs who remained in the latest civil trial resulting from the deadly 2005 explosion at a BP PLC refinery near Houston have settled their cases.
Updated: 07/21/2008 - State and local officials from across Texas are preparing for Tropical Storm Dolly.
Posted: 07/21/2008 - Government inspectors have found the same salmonella strain responsible for a nationwide food-poisoning outbreak in a Mexican-grown jalapeno in a Texas plant, prompting a new warning for consumers to avoid eating fresh jalapenos.