Court delays Obamacare contraception mandate for 2 nonprofits

The U.S. Supreme Court has temporarily exempted two Catholic Church-affiliated nonprofits from requirements to provide contraceptive coverage to its employees under the Affordable Care Act.

UPDATE: Former first lady Barbara Bush hospitalized

 Former first lady Barbara Bush has been hospitalized in Houston, Texas, for treatment of a "respiratory-related issue," a family spokesman said Tuesday.

Former doctor from ETX is brought back to Oklahoma to face murder charges

A former Oklahoma-based doctor has been brought back to the state to face murder charges. Police arrested William Valuck, 71, at his home in Texas on Friday.

Governors make college bowl bet to help feed the hungry

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad have a lot riding on Wednesday's Outback Bowl between college football's University of Iowa Hawkeyes and the Louisiana State University Tigers.

Two men charged in shooting of Texas Game Warden

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting of a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game warden earlier this week.  

Openly gay youth now welcome in Boy Scouts of America

Starting Wednesday, openly gay youths will be allowed to join scouting. Boy Scouts of America made the decision in May to accept them into their ranks. The resolution took effect when the new year rang in.

AAA Texas urges New Year's Eve participants to plan ahead

AAA Texas is urging those that celebrate on New Year's Eve with family and friends to plan for a safe evening ahead of time. If you plan to drink, plan not to drive.

A&M System one of six picked by FAA as drone test site

For the past 15 years, Aerospace Engineering students at Texas A&M have been researching and developing unmanned air systems or UAS.

Alabama fugitive caught in Somerville

A wanted Alabama fugitive is taken into custody in Somerville after a nearly 24-hour, multi-agency manhunt.

Bryan man caught with PCP, meth and K2

A Bryan man is facing serious drug charges after police say he was found with more than a thousand grams of PCP.