Texas Lawmakers Finalize $217B Spending BillThe compromise announced Thursday by House and Senate budget leaders boosts funding for the state's troubled child welfare agency but includes no new money for public schools.
Elderly Woman Dies In Grand Prairie House FireAn elderly woman's bedroom erupted into flames on Thursday, leaving her dead and her family grieving. By the time that firefighters arrived at the scene, there was nothing that they could do to save the woman.
DEAN & DELUCA Invitational Honors First RespondersThe DEAN & DELUCA Invitational is underway in Fort Worth, and while PGA players are in the spotlight, there were some different stars on the 17th hole.
Drowning Prevention Campaign Launched In Time For Memorial Day WeekendThe message is "2 seconds is too long" not to be watching children in or near water.
Record Setting Bass Caught In Texas With A McDonald's McNuggetMatthew McNellis and his girlfriend were out on Lake Bardwell in Ennis County fishing and weren't catching anything.
Governor Abbott Signs Educator Misconduct Reform BillSB 7 won unanimous approval from the Texas Legislature with all 30 Senators co-authoring the bill by Sen. Paul Bettencourt (R-Houston).
Monstrous Cyclones Churning Over Jupiter's PolesMonstrous cyclones are churning over Jupiter's poles, until now a largely unexplored region. NASA's Juno spacecraft spotted the chaotic weather when it began skimming the giant planet's cloud tops.
Survey Finds U.S. Honeybee Losses ImproveThere's a glimmer of hope for America's ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade, according to a U.S. survey of beekeepers released Thursday.
GLAAD Reports Slim Increase In LGBTQ Film CharactersThe advocacy group GLAAD said that the representation of LGBTQ characters in major Hollywood films increased nearly 1 percent in 2016, but that many of the portrayals were not positive.
Lawsuit Alleges GM Cheated On Diesel Pickup EmissionsShares of General Motors fell about 2 percent Thursday afternoon after the company was accused in a federal lawsuit of cheating on government diesel emissions tests.
Caroline Kennedy Says She's Missed JFK Every Day Of Her LifePresident John F. Kennedy's daughter reminisces about her father in a new video released ahead of what would have been his 100th birthday.
Why'd A Turtle Cross The Road? To Lay Eggs On The Other SideA loggerhead turtle is safely back in the water in Florida after getting help from police officers and wildlife officials.