Oil, money and politics; EPA snags Keystone XL pipeline

The politics of oil and ecology have put President Obama between a rock and hard place, as he faces a decision on whether or not to permit construction of a new pipeline. The squeeze just got tighter with a new, negative environmental assessment.

5 key questions in Boston bombing probe

The capture of the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect last Friday ended the city's nightmare. But for investigators, a huge task lies ahead. They "have a million questions, and those questions need to be answered," Massachusetts Gov.

DSHS offers precaution guidance for West disaster recovery

The Texas Department of State Health Services offers guidance to people who may be returning home to begin the recovery process following the West explosion disaster.

Returning West residents will have no water for up to three weeks

It has now been five days since the explosion in West. The investigation and re-entry process is slowly underway.

First lawsuit filed against plant in West, TX explosion

The first lawsuit has formally been filed against the fertilizer plant that exploded in West, Texas, and is being carried out by Tyler, Texas attorney, Randell Roberts.

Grass fire on Highway 6 shuts down southbound lanes

Southbound lanes of State Highway 6 in Bryan were shut down around the lunchtime commute as firefighters battled a grass fire.

Bryan man admits to smothering his mother to death

A Bryan man is in jail Monday after police say he smothered his elderly mother to death. Phillip Ortega was arrested in Conroe late last week after his mother, 79-year-old Velma Bryant, was found dead in her home.

Second Bryan firefighter released from Galveston burn unit

Good news from the Bryan Fire Department on the conditions of their two injured fire fighters.

Woman in jail caught with pot hidden in bra

A Madisonville woman turns herself into police for an outstanding warrant but it's what happened once she was inside the Brazos County Jail that got her into even more trouble with the law.

2 arrested for al Qaeda-supported plot in Canada

Two men arrested Monday were allegedly part of an al Qaeda-supported plot to attack a passenger train, officials with the Royal Canadian Mountain Police said. The men were plotting to attack a Canadian passenger train.