A couple who stole more than 50,000 pieces of mail from more than 80 cities were sentenced to spend six years and nine months in federal prison on Wednesday.
Federal prosecutors in Waco say the couple from Temple robbed post offices, collection boxes and parcel lockers in more than 80 communities, from Midland to College Station and from Dallas to San Antonio.
Rep. Carter said he had heard allegations of scheduling appointments being delayed to secure bonuses for managers, as well as papers being shredded to obstruct any investigation.
A hospital physician says he doesn’t expect any more fatalities resulting from the shooting at Fort Hood that left three dead and wounded 16 others.
Four people were shot dead at the Fort Hood Army post Wednesday afternoon, after a gunman opened fire. Some 16 others were hurt. Several patients were transferred to Baylor Scott and White Hospital in Temple.
Authorities in North Texas have arrested a man who was at the center of an Amber Alert that was issued by the Temple Police Department on Friday afternoon.
On Sunday, No. 23 SMU Mustangs took a clear step back, one that could drop them the national polls just as quickly as they arrived.
A trial has begun in Central Texas that’s drawn the attention of gun-rights advocates who question why a police officer confronted a man legally carrying a semi-automatic rifle as he hiked with his son.
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Ground has been broken for a 758-megawatt, natural gas-fueled power plant to serve Central Texas.
Texas will help process thousands of backlogged federal disability claims at Department of Veterans Affairs regional offices in Houston and Waco.
Leaders of the Texas Veterans Commission say pending claims have almost doubled in two years and more employees are needed.