College Station teen fights off would-be robber

A College Station teenager is attacked while playing basketball but police say he was able to fight off a would-be robber. It happened late Monday night at the Oak Forest Mobile Home park off Krenak Tap Road.

'Daughters of the Nile' holds annual 'October State Days' convention in Waco

The Waco Convention Center (WCC) will be the location for the Daughters of the Nile annual October State Days Convention. This private event will take place October 11-12 in the Brazos Ballroom.

Highway 6, Tabor road back open to motorists

According to the Bryan Police Department, all lanes of traffic at Highway 6 and Tabor Road are now open to motorists.

DPS arrests 1,600 drunk drivers during holiday enforcement

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers made more than 1,600 DWI arrests during a special enforcement period recently, which included the Labor Day holiday.

Food poisoning: What you need to know

Despite food safety measures, the threat of foodborne illness remains in meat and produce -- and some types of illness are on the rise. About 48 million people contract some form of food poisoning each year, according to the Centers for Disease Co

Tribe seeks to force NFL Redskins name change

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- President Barack Obama has weighed in. The pro-football commissioner, has too.

ATF blocks agent's 'Fast and Furious' book

A federal agent's attempt to write a book with an insider's account of "Operation Fast and Furious" is being blocked by superiors because it could have "a negative impact on morale," the American Civil Liberties Union said. John Dodson, an agent w

After interrogation on warship, al Libi's next stop could be U.S. court

Abu Anas al Libi isn't on alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed's level, so don't expect the same hullabaloo over U.S. plans to try the Libyan terror suspect on American soil, said CNN senior analyst Jeffrey Toobin.

NASCAR driver inspires others to 'never give up'

Standing on top of the No. 55 Aarons Dream Machine in victory lane, his fists pumping and the confetti flying, Brian Vickers wasn't just celebrating a victory. He wasn't just celebrating breaking a long losing streak.