Nine Border Patrol stations to close; 41 agents to move to posts closer to borders

Washington - Nine Border Patrol stations will be closed within the next six months to move 41 agents closer to the southern and northern borders, according to a spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Thousands of turtle hatchlings crushed by excavators

Thousands of endangered leatherback turtle hatchlings were killed over the weekend in an erosion-control project on a Trinidad beach, according to reports from the Caribbean island.


In Texas, the Affordable Care Act – the new health care law – helped 1,134,612with original Medicare get at least one preventive service at no cost to them during the first six months of 2012, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secreta

Texas community absorbs 10 inches of rain in a few hours

A community just outside of Austin, Texas, was pounded by about 10 inches of rain over a few hours early Tuesday, causing flash floods and leaving at least 15 residences surrounded by water, a Texas emergency management official told CNN.

Waco sex offender accused of exposing self to 9-year-old at business

Waco police arrested a "HIGH RISK" sex offender yesterday for allegedly exposing himself to a child on the 4th of July.

Lloyd Joyce files for Bryan City Council

Lloyd Joyce has announced that he will file as a candidate for Place 6 on the Bryan City Council.

Bryan drunk driver had three young children in the back

COLLEGE STATION -- A Bryan man is jailed after College Station police say he was driving drunk with three young children riding in the back.

CS Conference Center closed indefinitely

COLLEGE STATION -- A structural inspection of the College Station Conference Center late Friday afternoon forced city officials to immediately shut down it down due to unsafe conditions.

Texas voter ID law goes to court

Texas state officials went to federal court Monday to defend a controversial new voter identification law, dismissing suggestions the requirement would deny hundreds of thousands of people -- many of them minorities -- access to the ballot.

Feds unveil indictments in Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's slaying

Federal authorities unsealed Monday an indictment charging five men in the death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry and offering up to $1 million for information leading to the arrest of the four men still at large.