AUSTIN - The Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) Council today approved a set of new safety-related rules designed to more thoroughly screen potential foster parents and other caregivers and more adequately protect foster childr
The three soldiers killed Wednesday at Fort Hood, Texas, came from different places. Two grew up in small towns, and one came from a seaside city in Puerto Rico. They all died in a shooting rampage that also left 16 soldiers wounded.
Governor Perry has ordered flags across the state be placed at half-staff following the tragedy at Ft. Hood Wednesday.
The governor delivered the following order to Department of Public Safety Commander Jose Ortiz.
KILLEEN, Texas (CNN) --
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• Investigators have not made any conclusions about the motives of the suspected Fort Hood shooter, Army Secretary John McHugh told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday.