Gas Prices Across Texas & The Nation Increase 2 Cents Per GallonGas prices across both Texas and the nation rose an average 2 cents per gallon this week. AAA Texas reported Thursday that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.26 per gallon.
I-Team: Midland Train Crash Victims Taking Case To Higher CourtFamily members spent a somber day placing flowers at the scene of the accident, but their mission now is filing a petition with the Supreme Court of Texas to reconsider their wrongful death claims.
Former Police Officer Convicted On False Purple Heart ClaimsA former police officer has been convicted on six of seven charges related to falsely claiming he received a military Purple Heart.
Texas Shale Oil Field Could Yield 20 Billion BarrelsA vast field of shale rock in West Texas could yield 20 billion barrels of oil, making it the largest source of shale oil that the U.S. Geological Survey has ever assessed, agency officials said.
Vast Field Of Recoverable Oil, Natural Gas Found In TexasThe U.S. Geological Survey says it has discovered in West Texas one of the largest reserves of recoverable oil in the agency's history.
Widows: Railroad Knew Of Defect Before Veterans Killed In 2012 Parade CrashThree other veterans died and more than a dozen people were injured in the crash three years ago this month.
Midland Man Fights To Keep His PeacocksDr. George Lohmann of Midland loves his beautiful peacocks but his neighbors don't. They claim the peacocks soil their property.
RoughRiders Manager Throws Epic TantrumRoughRiders manager Joe Mikulik was ejected from Tuesday's game against the RockHounds after a tantrum on the field. The tirade came after a disputed call at home plate.
Judge Puts Action On Hold In Midland Veterans Parade Crash TrialA West Texas judge has postponed further action in the trial of a lawsuit arising from a collision between a freight train and a veterans' parade float that killed four vets.
Judge To Rule On Ending Parade Crash TrialA ruling is expected from a Midland judge on whether to dismiss a lawsuit arising from the crash of a freight train and a veterans' parade float that killed four vets.
Judge To Rule On Motion To End Midland Veterans Parade Crash TrialA Midland judge says he will rule next week on a motion from Union Pacific Railroad to end the civil trial involving people who were hurt or whose family members died when a freight train struck a veterans parade float.
Texas Unemployment Rate Drops In DecemberThe Texas unemployment rate slipped to 4.6 percent in December for a fourth straight month of declines.