U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is calling the increase in heroin-related deaths an “urgent public health crisis” and says first responders should carry with them drugs to reverse the effects of an overdose.
The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange that recently collapsed in Japan has filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection to shield itself from a lawsuit seeking to repay thousands of people whose digital currency is now missing.
The Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth has acquired a 17th century work by Jacob van Ruisdael, a Dutch artist who is considered to be one of the greatest landscape painters.
Twenty employees of an Austin-based technology company on board the missing Malaysia Airlines flight were en route to a business meeting in China, a spokeswoman for the tech firm said Sunday.
No one should ever have to bury their child, but one Waco family can take comfort in the fact that they fulfilled his last wishes.
If you love the art of storytelling, there’s no better place to be than Denton this weekend, where The 29th Annual Texas Storytelling Festival will take place.
The Texas unemployment rate slipped to 5.7 percent in January and became the state’s lowest jobless figure since November 2008.
A South Texas family is moving to Colorado on Friday to get their 3-year-old epileptic daughter access to medical marijuana in hopes of saving her life.
Tucked away on the edge of a Fort Worth neighborhood is a large building with security discreetly installed all around it.
A survey released today by the National Network to End Domestic Violence shows domestic violence programs across Texas have a critical shortage of funds and staff to assist victims in need of services.
Two more Texas abortions clinics are closing because of new restrictions placed on the facilities by the Republican-controlled Legislature.
About three dozen passengers who sailed on the ill-fated Carnival Triumph cruise ship that drifted at sea for days are hoping to collect thousands of dollars apiece as a result of lingering medical and mental problems they say were caused by their nightmarish experience.