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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
To celebrate the holidays in his public high school science lab, Stuart Ross Rosenthal decided he would make a "chemist-tree."
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
Could you pass a US citizenship test?
7 hrs ago | KLBJ AM 590
In Amarillo, the temperature early Saturday dropped to 3 degrees, equaling a mark from 2005.
11 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation says many roads in the state remain slick and hazardous following winter storms that dumped snow, ice and sleet on most of the state.
15 hrs ago | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Texas Emerging Technology Fund will provide a $3 million grant to create the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology.
Jeff Brown of Houston was appointed as a justice of the Supreme Court of Texas for a term to expire at the next general election.The appointment was announced Thursday, Sept.
Vehicle traffic on IH35 North and South bound is shown at a dead stop due to icy road conditions, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, in Sanger, Texas.
Along I20 near Canton, you'll find many cars covered in ice. TxdDOT has been in Van Zandt County since Thursday, working 12 hours shifts to fight off ice on bridges and over passes.
Texas lawmakers are discussing whether releasing nonviolent convicts is a money-saving way to help deal with a projected $15 billion state budget shortfall.
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene... By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting ... (more)
It's not every day Democrats and Republicans get to shake their fist in the same direction.
George Lara, a graduate student at the University of Texas, uses a deicer to clear the windshield of his car on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, in Odessa, Texas.
A Travis County grand jury has indicted a former high-ranking official at the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas on charges that he unlawfully secured the execution of an $11 million grant.
State law defines these violators as those who have driven on a toll road without paying at least 100 times over the past 12 months.
Gov. Rick Perry is continuing his national speaking tour about the importance of Republican leadership, while paving his slow roll-out to a potential second presidential race.
A woman who was convicted of assisting in her mother's killing has left prison after serving 15 years.
Gov. Rick Perry has issued an emergency proclamation, mobilizing state resources as many parts of the state brace for a severe winter storm.