Salad eaten at restaurants in Iowa, Nebraska blamed for illness outbreak

Diners at Red Lobster and Olive Garden restaurants in Iowa and Nebraska caught an intestinal illness tied to a rare type of parasite after eating salad mix that came from Mexico, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday.

Yankees' Rodriguez: Rich contract may be adding on to woes

Alex Rodriguez says his record contract makes him an attractive target for a baseball ban or suspension, and may play a major role in his current woes.

FEMA announces extra aid for Texas town decimated by blast

 The Obama administration has issued a disaster declaration for the Texas town hit by fertilizer plant blasts in April.

Judge allows evidence of Fort Hood suspect's Web searches on jihad

 A military court judge ruled Friday that the prosecutors may use as evidence Maj. Nidal M.

Scheme to reel in pot at county jail hits a snag

It has to be difficult to outfit a fishing expedition when you're in jail.

Bryan PD welcomes new officer

The Bryan Police Department would like to welcome a new officer to the police force.

Temple PD arrests scam artist

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013, the Temple Police Department arrested Jeremy Todd Toms, a 26 year old Academy man, for the offense of theft over $1,500 but under $20,000.

Original Texas Tech 'Masked Rider' dies at 81

When he rode onto the field at the Gator Bowl in 1954, Joe Kirk Fulton had no idea that Texas Tech’s Masked Rider would eventually be recognized by The Associated Press as one of the top ten coolest college mascots.

Suspected burglar caught by hidden game camera

It's a crime of opportunity that's plaguing several Brazos County neighborhoods and it's all happening in broad daylight.

Man arrested for assault because of fight over paper towel

A College Station man is charged with assault all because of a fight over a paper towel. Police say Daniel Merritt was leaving Northgate when someone threw a paper towel onto his truck.