New pope talks courage on first day

VATICAN CITY (CNN) -- Pope Francis on Thursday emphasized church advancement in his first Mass with the cardinals who elected him pontiff a day earlier. With solemnity, he delivered a homily about moving the Catholic Church forward to the cardinal

Brazos County inmate found with meth hidden in shirt

A Bryan woman already in jail for a drug charge gets slapped with another one after jail staffers found meth in her shirt.

A&M Police Chief to retire

Texas A&M University Police Chief Elmer E. Schneider Jr. ’71 has announced his retirement effective April 5, 2013, after faithfully serving the Texas A&M University community for 42 years.

Bell County man indicted for shooting, killing mom and stepdad

A grand jury has indicted a Bell County man on capital murder charges for the shooting deaths of his mother and stepfather.

Fort Bliss warns against phone app

Fort Bliss officials are warning all military and federal employees about a free Thrift Savings Plan iPhone app, called "TSP Funds." "The application is not an official offering of the Thrift Saving Plan," said Maj.

Waco man killed in Wednesday afternoon train collision

A Waco man is dead after a train crashed into his tow truck on his way to work around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Texas ranks 7th highest in identity theft cases

In the latest Consumer Sentinel Network (CSN) report issued by the Federal Trade Commission, Texas ranks seventh in the nation for the most reported cases of identity theft per 100,000 residents.

Do you recognize this suspect?

The Bryan Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a person of interest. Authorities are looking for the woman pictured above, who is wanted on a forgery charge.

On Pi Day, finding strength in numbers

In Daniel Tammet's mind, three is a dotted green crescent moon shape, one is a sort of white sunburst and four is a blue boomerang.

Passengers: Power outages, overflowing toilets on another Carnival cruise ship

A vacation cruise aboard the Carnival Dream in the Caribbean became a nightmare for some passengers, a month after a fire crippled another Carnival ship in the Gulf of Mexico.