Updated: 08/12/2013 - Testimony has been moving so quickly during the military trial of the soldier accused in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage that the judge decided to give jurors extra time between witnesses on Monday to finish their notes.
Updated: 08/12/2013 - Scientists are puzzled over a declined this year in the number of nests for endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles along the Texas coast.
Updated: 08/12/2013 - The trial of Maj. Nidal Hasan is set to resume after more than 40 witnesses described how he prepared and carried out a shooting massacre that left 13 dead at Fort Hood.
Posted: 08/11/2013 - A 7-year-old boy and two adults from Texas were killed when a tractor-trailer slammed into their vehicle that was stopped on Interstate 30 in Texarkana.
Posted: 08/11/2013 - Politicians across the state are announcing their candidacies and hiring campaign workers. But the battle over redistricting could again delay the March primaries and make life difficult for incumbents
Posted: 08/11/2013 - Investigators say two people have died in the fiery crash of a small plane into a North Texas field.
Posted: 08/11/2013 - Traffic at Bush Intercontinental Airport has drivers frustrated and confused as construction crews continue to work on improvements to Terminals A and B.
Updated: 08/11/2013 - Hundreds of people gathered in front of the home of two of the four victims of a shooting rampage for a candlelight vigil.
Posted: 08/11/2013 - A experimental homemade plane crashed in a wooded area Saturday north of Skylark Field in Killeen.
Posted: 08/09/2013 - Maj. Nidal Hasan has challenged most everything about his case since his arrest in the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood: restrictions on how he can pray, orders to shave his beard, the court-assigned attorneys forced to help his defense.
Updated: 08/13/2013 - Authorities say a teenager has discovered the body of his mother in a freezer at her North Texas home.
Updated: 10/28/2013 - The annual Texas sales tax holiday begins Friday, with tax breaks on certain items through Sunday as families prepare to send children back to school.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - The soldier on trial for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood was allowed to continue representing himself on Thursday after the judge ordered his standby attorneys to stay on as advisers, despite their claims that the Army psychiatrist was trying to secure his own death sentence.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - September not only brings the start of fall, but also the start of a new requirement for Texas drivers. The state’s Move Over/Slow Down law, which traditionally has required drivers to yield to police, fire and emergency vehicles, has now been expanded to provide that same protection for Texas Department of Transportation workers. Effective Sept. 1, drivers must move over or slow down when approaching TxDOT workers and vehicles that are stopped with overhead flashing blue or amber lights.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - The public was invited to share in celebrating George P. Mitchell’s life and accomplishments Thursday at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. The event was held at 7:30 p.m. at the outdoor amphitheater he built and named for his wife in The Woodlands, the hometown he created.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - Authorities have charged a former teacher and Dallas Mavericks entertainer with capital murder in the fatal shootings of his estranged wife and another woman.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - Public Safety Commission (PSC) Chair Cynthia Leon today joined Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples in Weslaco as he presented a $120,000 grant to the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) to expand the successful Operation Drawbridge program.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - Officials have confirmed that the man accused in a shooting rampage that left four people dead worked as a special education teacher and supplemented his time as a hip-hop dancer for the Dallas Mavericks.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - Authorities in the Dallas area say a series of shootings have killed at least four people and wounded others, but that a suspect is in custody.
Posted: 08/07/2013 - A panel of U.S. and Mexican diplomats, politicians, and business leaders have met in West Texas to discuss cross-border commerce, infrastructure investments and immigration reform.