ATTORNEY GENERAL ERIC HOLDER: U.S. prisons 'outsized', 'people of color' face harsher punishments

On Monday, United States Attorney General, Eric Holder, held a press conference in San Francisco, in which he stated the U.S. prison population is "outsized and unnecessarily large."

Roads closed after major Bryan wreck

Roads are closed in Bryan due to a major crash. Current Road closures include:

15 patients at TX hospitals develop blood infections from injection now recalled by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care providers and patients of a voluntary nationwide recall of all products produced and distributed for sterile use by Specialty Compounding, LLC, Cedar Park, TX.

Gov. Perry announces key staff changes

Gov. Rick Perry has named Kathy Walt as chief of staff and Jonathan Taylor as director of the Economic Development and Tourism Division (EDT). Aaron Demerson will serve as senior advisor for economic development.

Voluntary recall for Texas compounding facility

Fifteen patients have been hospitalized in Texas after getting calcium gluconate injections, according to the Food and Drug Administration.

Rodeo clown mocks Obama at Missouri State Fair

A rodeo stunt at the Missouri State Fair has come under criticism after a clown donned a Barack Obama mask and stuck a broom up his backside. The stunt took place during the bull riding competition on Saturday night. Rodeo announcer Mark Ficken

Holder to call for scaled-back mandatory minimum sentences

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Attorney General Eric Holder will announce Monday that the Justice Department will no longer pursue mandatory minimum sentences for "certain low-level, nonviolent drug offenders."

Pilot makes emergency landing near Skylark Airfield

The Killeen Police and Fire Departments and the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to a 911 call around 9:30a.m. Saturday, in reference to a possible plane crash in the area of Roy Reynolds and Veterans Memorial Blvd.

Caldwell making bid for Main Street Program

Take a drive down Main Street in Caldwell and you'll feel as if you've stepped back in time. And it's that small-town feel and old-time charm that attracted Jeanie Price to open up her business here 15 years ago.

Capital murder trial set to begin next week

The capital murder trial of a man accused of being involved in a drug deal shooting back in December of 2011 is slated to begin next week.