Statewide News

McLennan County offering diabetes self-management class

The Texas AgriLife Extension Service in McLennan County and the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District have partnered to provide a Do Well Be Well With Diabetes self-management class series.

Texas woman killed after being hit by car in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA — A woman from Austin, TX was killed after being hit by a car while she was walking down Nicholson Drive.

First private capsule to dock at space station begins return flight to Earth

(CNN) -- The first private capsule to dock at the International Space Station will return to Earth Thursday, nine days after it took off on its historic mission.

Craig James releases statement on Senate loss

U.S. Senate candidate Craig James released the following statement regarding the Texas primary election results this evening:

Parents of dead ETX baby choose prayer over calling 911

Cherokee County officials are investigating the death of an infant, whose parents chose to pray over the baby before calling for help 15 hours after the child's death.

Green Fund Advisory Board Announces Spring 2012 Grant Winners

College Station, TX - The Aggie Green Fund Advisory Board (AGF) awarded $334,710 in grants to seven projects designed to provide environmental improvements at Texas A&M University.

Beaumont authorities investigate 10th murder of 2012

One person is dead, two others injured and another man is in jail as Beaumont police begin the city's tenth murder investigation of 2012.

Robbery suspect falls to death from crane on SMU campus

DALLAS — A nearly 15-hour standoff ended early Tuesday morning when a robbery suspect who climbed atop a construction crane on the campus of Southern Methodist University fell 150 feet to his death, a school official said.

Robbery suspect falls to death from crane on SMU campus

CNN Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 08:51(CNN) -- A nearly 15-hour standoff ended early Tuesday morning when a robbery suspect who climbed atop a construction crane on the campus of Southern Methodist University fell 150 feet to his death, a school official

2 murder suspects escape from Texarkana jail

Two suspects awaiting trial on murder charges used a hacksaw to escape from an Arkansas jail early Monday, authorities said.