Updated: 04/15/2014 - Prosecutors opened their case with graphic testimony and photos Tuesday in the capital murder trial of a Central Texas man accused of killing his estranged wife and kidnapping her daughter.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - A fourth member of a local family has appeared before a federal magistrate after he was arrested in an investigation of a two-state drug trafficking operation in connection with which his parents and brother have already been charged.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - An investigation was underway after a campus resource officer used a stun gun on a teenage student at a Central Texas high school.
Updated: 04/15/2014 - A cold front pushing through the state produced hail Monday in parts of Central Texas and snow in the Panhandle.
Updated: 04/14/2014 - The private space exploration SpaceX, which tests its rocket motors in Central Texas, scrubbed Monday’s scheduled launch of a capsule carrying supplies for the International Space Station.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A long sad weekend lies ahead for the families and friends of three Fort Hood soldiers who were killed in the April 2 shooting rampage on post.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - A Central Texas Army veteran who remains in critical condition after he was shot as he ran toward local police officers while brandishing two knives has been charged with aggravated assault on a police officer.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - The American Red Cross Friday was assisting a family whose Central Texas home went up in flames.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - Police report few problems during Baylor’s annual Diadeloso celebration, which in past years has been accompanied by off-campus parties that sometimes got rowdy.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - A 20-year-old man who’s charged with murder in the death of a convenience store employee who was shot and killed during a robbery has been transferred back to Central Texas.
Updated: 04/10/2014 - An Austin federal judge has partially granted a motion from McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara to move a civil lawsuit against the sheriff back to a Waco courtroom.
Updated: 04/10/2014 - Former Temple Mayor Pro-Tem Judy Morales was sentenced Wednesday to serve a nine-month probation after she pleaded no contest to altering a public document.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - A Mexican national who escaped from a jail in his native country and later killed a former Baylor University professor was executed Wednesday evening in Huntsville.
Updated: 04/08/2014 - Five of the 16 soldiers wounded in a deadly shooting rampage at Fort Hood remained in hospitals Tuesday, as the post prepared for a memorial service for the three soldiers who were killed.