Posted: 07/24/2014 - State health and law enforcement officials are to testify about human trafficking before a panel of state lawmakers in South Texas.
Posted: 07/23/2014 - The Food and Drug Administration is warning doctors not to use compounded drugs from a Texas specialty pharmacy due to risks of contamination.
Posted: 07/23/2014 - Texas will need an extra year to unveil a new teacher evaluation system that's required as the state seeks relief from some curriculum standards mandated by No Child Left Behind.
Updated: 07/28/2014 - "On The Road" In Burleson County Visiting the Hidden Treasures
Posted: 07/23/2014 - House Republicans want to send National Guard troops to the U.S. border with Mexico to speed removal of unaccompanied young migrants.
Posted: 07/23/2014 - Police answering a call about an after-hours disturbance at a West Texas law office have discovered a man's body and detained another person for questioning.
Posted: 07/22/2014 - Authorities say a man suspected of shooting two South Texas police officers is "presumed dead" after an assault by officers on the house in which he was barricaded.
Posted: 07/22/2014 - A North Texas jury has convicted a woman in the 2011 starvation death of her 10-year-old stepson.
Posted: 07/22/2014 - The bill for investigating the actions of a University of Texas System regent has totaled nearly $600,000.
Posted: 07/22/2014 - Exxon Mobil Corp. says it will comply with new protections for gay and transgender employees required of federal contractors, but isn't saying whether it will formalize that wording in its corporate policies.
Posted: 07/22/2014 - A top National Guard general says most of the 1,000 troops heading to South Texas will take up observation positions along the border and detain people only if they interfere with their mission.
Posted: 07/21/2014 - A pilot has been killed in the crash of his single-engine plane in rural West Texas.
Posted: 07/21/2014 - Gov. Rick Perry said Monday he is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops over the next month to the Texas-Mexico border to combat criminals that Republican state leaders say are exploiting a surge of children and families entering the U.S. illegally.
Posted: 07/21/2014 - Houston police say they arrested a 26-year-man who posed as a veterinarian to charge customers for vaccinations and other treatment for their pets.
Posted: 07/21/2014 - The sudden rise in the number of families and unaccompanied minors from Central America crossing the border has dramatically redefined America's yearlong debate on immigration.
Updated: 07/20/2014 - Texas Governor Rick Perry took his border security criticisms to an audience of Hispanic ministers in San Antonio, telling them the federal government should put more Border Patrol troops on the ground and drones in the air to secure the Texas-Mexico border.
Updated: 07/20/2014 - The shutdown of two federal biohazard laboratories because of an anthrax scare and other safety problems could disrupt operations at a biohazard lab in Galveston.
Posted: 07/19/2014 - Dondre Johnson, co-owner of a shuttered Fort Worth funeral home where eight decomposing bodies were discovered on Tuesday, has been booked on seven charges of abuse of corpse.
Updated: 07/19/2014 - Authorities say the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and injuring 20 - 10 of whom went to nearby hospitals.
Posted: 07/18/2014 - The flood of children crossing the Mexican border illegally and without their parents has slowed down in recent weeks, two senior Obama administration officials said Friday.
Posted: 07/18/2014 - North Texas police have filed criminal charges against one of the owners of a funeral home where eight decaying bodies were discovered earlier this week.
Posted: 07/18/2014 - Heavy rain in parts of Texas has flooded roads, left campers stranded and forced evacuation of a hotel during a weather-related fire.
Posted: 07/17/2014 - Texas blues legend Johnny Winter has died while on tour in Switzerland.
Posted: 07/17/2014 - Storms have dumped nearly a foot of rain in parts of North Texas and delayed travel amid concerns about possible flooding.