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FALLS COUNTY

DPS Identifies Baylor University Students Killed in Crash

Updated: Jul 29, 2014 11:28 AM

 The Department of Public Safety identified the two Baylor students who died in car crash in Falls County Tuesday morning.
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Public transit district under consideration in McLennan County

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If you don't have a car in Central Texas, getting around can be pretty tough. That's why McLennan County Commissioners are thinking about creating a rural transit district. The program would guarantee public transportation to everyone in McLennan County. Whether residents need to get to work or a doctor's appointment, they'd be covered.For most folks who live in rural McLennan County, public transportation isn't an option. And the negative repercussions aren't going unnoticed.John Hendrickson... More>>

MCLENNAN COUNTY

DFW drug transporters headed to Fort Hood area busted

Updated: Jul 29, 2014 10:05 AM

Drug transporters from the DFW metroplex were busted Monday evening, as authorities say they were headed for the Fort Hood area to distribute the drugs. More>>

Texas sales tax holiday set for early August

The Texas annual sales tax holiday has been set for Aug. 8-10 as families prepare to send children back to school. More>>

BELL COUNTY

Bell County commissioners pass resolution on illegal immigrant children

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 08:47 PM

The Bell County commissioners court voted Monday morning to pass a resolution stating they do not want illegal immigrant children in Bell County.  More>>

MCLENNAN COUNTY

McLennan County jailer arrested for stealing from inmate

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 05:04 PM

A jailer at the McLennan County Jail has been arrested on charges of theft from an inmate. More>>

FORT HOOD

Fifth Case of Rabies Confirmed at Fort Hood

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 11:16 PM

On Monday, the Fort Hood Veterinary Center confirmed the fifth rabies case at the post since May.  More>>

TEMPLE

Vehicle drives into Temple bank

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 12:06 PM

Employees at a Temple bank got quite the surprise Monday morning when a vehicle drove through the front entrance of the bank. More>>

TEMPLE

Morning accident in Temple backs up traffic along interstate

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 11:31 AM

Crews are working to clear the scene of a two vehicle wreck in Temple Monday morning. More>>

KILLEEN

Man in custody after overnight stabbing in Killeen

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 10:23 AM

Police have a man in custody in connection with a stabbing overnight Sunday that sent a man to the hospital. More>>

MCLENNAN COUNTY

I-35 shut down near Elm Mott after fiery crash

Updated: Jul 28, 2014 06:49 AM

All lanes are shut down after a fiery crash on I-35 between Elm Mott and West early Monday morning. More>>

GROESBECK

Fire Displaces Pentecostal Congregation Video included

Updated: Jul 27, 2014 11:34 PM

A fire left a congregation without a house of worship and a family without a home on Saturday night.   More>>

FORT HOOD

Fort Hood Soldier Dies in Texas Hospital

Updated: Jul 26, 2014 08:25 PM

A 20-year-old Fort Hood soldier died on Thursday after an illness sustained in Afganistan. More>>

WHITNEY

Former hospital employees relieved about disgraced owner's conviction Video included

Updated: Jul 26, 2014 09:47 AM

Relief and anger for many former employees of the Lake Whitney Medical Center who say the owner, recently convicted of medicare and medicaid fraud, is to blame for the hospital's closure.
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WACO

Local Woman Considers Fostering Undocumented Children

Updated: Jul 25, 2014 10:39 PM

A local woman who came to the U.S. illegally is considering housing young undocumented immigrants who crossed the Texas-Mexico border recently.  More>>

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  • Parents of slain USC student urge security boost

    Parents of slain USC student urge security boost

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:47:30 GMT
    Four teens were charged Tuesday with murder in the fatal beating of a University of Southern California graduate student with a baseball bat and wrench as he walked to his off-campus apartment after meeting with a...More >>
    The parents of a University of Southern California graduate student who was beaten to death on his walk home say they are concerned about other students and hope the university increases security.More >>
  • Broken water main floods UCLA; people rescued

    Broken water main floods UCLA; people rescued

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:47:22 GMT
    A broken water main near the UCLA campus Tuesday sent a geyser of water some 30 feet into the air, forced the rescue of people trapped in underground parking garages and covered some of the best-known parts of...More >>
    A broken water main near the UCLA campus Tuesday sent a geyser of water some 30 feet into the air, forced the rescue of people trapped in underground parking garages and covered some of the best-known parts of campus in...More >>
  • Man wrongly imprisoned seeks millions from state

    Man wrongly imprisoned seeks millions from state

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:15 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:15:45 GMT
    A man who was imprisoned 21 years for a rape and murder he didn't commit is set to testify at a first-ever Connecticut hearing to determine how much he should be compensated.More >>
    A man cleared of murder and rape charges after being locked up for two decades made an emotional appeal for millions of dollars in compensation on Tuesday, telling the state claims commissioner about the fear he endured in...More >>
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  • China reports deadly attack in northwest

    China reports deadly attack in northwest

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:37:14 GMT
    A mob armed with knives rampaged through part of China's volatile northwestern region of Xinjiang and police responded with gunfire, leaving dozens of people dead in the latest violence blamed on Islamic...More >>
    A mob armed with knives and axes rampaged through part of China's volatile northwestern region of Xinjiang and police responded with gunfire, leaving dozens of people dead in the latest violence blamed Islamic...More >>
  • China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

    China: Ex-security czar Zhou under investigation

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:17:27 GMT
    China's Communist Party says it has launched an investigation into a former domestic security chief who was once among the country's most feared leaders.More >>
    China's ruling Communist Party announced an investigation into a feared ex-security chief, demonstrating President Xi Jinping's firm grip on power and breaking a longstanding taboo against publicly targeting the...More >>
  • US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

    US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 6:53 PM EDT2014-07-29 22:53:08 GMT
    European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia.More >>
    Spurred to action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, including an arms embargo and restrictions on state-owned banks....More >>
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