A state agency reports Texas had 156 child deaths from abuse and neglect during fiscal 2013.
state health officials are reminding consumers about a nationwide recall of Uncle Ben’s infused rice products in Texas.
Democratic candidate for governor says she supports proposed law that would allow Texans to wear guns in public.
Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.
A man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for a slaying after some of his clothes turned up missing from a Central Texas laundromat.
The board of Texas’ cancer-fighting agency has approved a new code of conduct and ethics for members and employees in an effort to the restore credibility and confidence in awarding grants.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott is scheduled to address an anti-abortion rally on the steps on the Texas Capitol.
Gov. Rick Perry says the nation’s new health care law has dampened the optimism he normally feels with the coming of a new year.
President Barack Obama has ordered federal aid to help state and local recovery efforts in areas of Central Texas hit with severe storms and flooding in late October.
Ronnie Smith, who was killed on a jog near the site of the deadly 2012 assault on the U.S. Consulate, is to be buried in Austin, Tex. on Thursday. His widow, Anita, talked with CBS News about the couple’s mission and faith in God.