No Workers Missing After Plant Explosion Near Houston; Many InjuredNearly two dozen people suffered non-life threatening injuries in an explosion and a fire Saturday at a chemical plant near Houston, an official said.
Boulder Pushed Off Overpass Kills Dad In Car As Pregnant Wife DroveAuthorities are looking for a suspect who dropped a large boulder onto a moving car on the 134 Freeway in Pasadena Tuesday night, killing a man who was riding in the vehicle with his wife.
Sun, Fun, Flowers As 129th Rose Parade Rolls In Southern CaliforniaFloral floats rolled under sunny skies as the Rose Parade drew thousands of revelers for Southern California's colorful New Year's Day tradition.
Texas Agency: 4 Districts Violated Law On Disabled StudentsFour Texas school districts violated federal law by not properly evaluating students with disabilities before sending them to court for missing school, a state agency's investigation has found.
Texas City Emerges As New Battleground On Voting RightsA federal lawsuit accuses the Pasadena's white councilmembers of leading a discriminatory plan to turn back the clock.
BCS Officials Target Sites For 1st Playoff FinalBCS conference commissioners have identified candidate cities to host the first championship game in college football's new postseason system, and the four current BCS bowls will be among the choices.
EPA Adds 2 Texas Waste Sites To Superfund ListThe Environmental Protection Agency is adding 12 hazardous waste sites to the list of most-contaminated places in the United States including two in the sate of Texas.
DFW Airport Terminal Getting Design ModificationJacobs Engineering Group said Tuesday that it has gotten clearance to modify the design of a passenger terminal at DFW Airport.