Crash Tests Set To Gauge Safety Of Highway GuardrailsThe Federal Highway Administration said Wednesday that crash tests involving guardrails made by Trinity Industries Inc. will be done by mid-January at an independent lab in San Antonio.
Heisman Watch: Marshall's Rakeem Cato Should Be Considered For A Trip To New YorkAs far as numbers go, Rakeem Cato is a very good player, but to make a run to New York, he will have to go on a tear in the second half of the season.
Fire Marshal To Continue Ammonium Nitrate Tour State Fire Marshal Chris Connealy is continuing to meet with local officials in Texas counties about the dangers of ammonium nitrate, the chemical that detonated in the West fertilizer explosion.
3 Hurt In Hatchet Attack At East Texas Wal-Mart Three people have been wounded in a hatchet attack at a Wal-Mart in East Texas and police arrested a transient on assault charges.
Medicare Won't Pay For Eli Lilly Alzheimer's Agent Eli Lilly & Co. says it will push ahead with a first-of-a-kind imaging chemical designed to help screen for Alzheimer's disease, despite a negative ruling by Medicare officials.
C-USA Splits 6 New Teams Evenly Among 2 DivisionsConference USA, which is expanding to 14 members even with four leaving for the Big East in 2013, announced its football schedule and new division alignments Wednesday.
East Texas Pizza Shop Worker Killed In Robbery A 25-year-old Marshall man is held on capital murder charges for the fatal shooting of a Domino's Pizza store worker and wounding of another during a robbery.
East Texas Men Killed In Wyoming Plane Crash IdentifiedThe plane had taken off from Marshall, Texas, and was due in Casper Tuesday evening. The plane went missing in foggy weather.
2011 Conference USA Tournament PreviewThe 16th annual Conference USA Tournament is slated to kick off Wednesday from the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas.