Posted: 02/17/2014 - Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott has vigorously fought disability suits against Texas as the state's attorney general, despite enjoying the benefits of a 1990 federal law that helps guarantee access for disabled people.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - An off-duty Houston police officer who interrupted a beating and robbery has fatally shot one of the teenage suspects.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Police say a woman has been killed and four men wounded in gunfire at a North Texas bar.
Updated: 02/17/2014 - Still Creek Ranch takes in children in crisis situations and gives them a safe place to call home.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - A Houston abortion provider's medical license has been suspended temporarily by the Texas Medical Board which determined he didn't have proper admitting privileges at a nearby hospital as required under a recently effective state law.
Posted: 02/14/2014 - The self proclaimed "best ice cream in the country" is about to enjoyed by a whole new set of customers.
Updated: 02/14/2014 - Some hungry goats have been put on two months of fire-prevention duty in South Texas.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw this week honored Justice Ada Brown for her service on the Public Safety Commission and recognized the newest PSC commissioner, Manny Flores Jr. Additionally, the PSC approved the appointment of Robert J. “Duke” Bodisch as the DPS Deputy Director of Homeland Security.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - Retail gasoline prices have jumped 8 cents per gallon this week across Texas.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - A disease that has damaged citrus crops in Florida and elsewhere appears to be spreading in South Texas, prompting state agriculture officials to expand a quarantine.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - Funeral services are scheduled for Monday for the Dallas firefighter killed when he was struck by a vehicle and thrown from a highway overpass.
Posted: 02/13/2014 - A 16-year-old North Texas girl who plummeted more than 3,000 feet to the ground in a skydiving accident in Oklahoma says she panicked then blacked out after her parachute malfunctioned and doesn't remember striking the ground.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Tuesday afternoon on I-45, a Deputy in the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit conducted a traffic stop on a pickup truck in the Interstate 45 main lanes, near Lake Woodlands Drive.
Updated: 02/12/2014 - On Wednesday afternoon in Splendora, Texas, a Deputy in the Special Investigations Unit conducted a traffic stop on a pickup truck on the Highway 59 service road.
Updated: 02/12/2014 - On December 17, 2013, two drill bits were discovered missing from the Patterson Rig 218 located in the 8600 block of Weedon Loop in Brazos County, Texas.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - December 2013 sales tax collected in the City of Bryan totaled $1,653,608, which is $193,476 or 13.25 percent above budget for the month.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Three people have been killed and one is injured after an ambulance careened off a slick West Texas roadway and caught fire.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - VALENTINE, Texas (AP) - It's Valentine's Day all the time for one West Texas town where organizers hope hundreds of visitors will show up for a party in a former grocery store.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - LUFKIN, Texas (AP) - A coroner has determined a 2-month-old East Texas boy who at the time he died weighed a pound less than when he was born suffered malnutrition and dehydration.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - DALLAS (AP) - The driver of a casino tour bus that crashed and killed three people will not face criminal charges in the incident.