Governor Abbott Declares Disaster In 18 Texas CountiesTexas Governor Greg Abbott has declared a state of disaster in 18 flood-stricken counties in Central and South Texas.
Student Killed After Mesquite School Bus Crashes, Catches FireOne student died Wednesday afternoon when a Mesquite ISD school bus crashed and caught fire after the bus struck a power line.
Snake Bites Plano ISD Student At Adventure CampA snake bit a Plano ISD student walking in a grassy area near some trails at the YMCA Collin County Adventure Camp.
Americans To Receive Alert From President In 1st National TestThe test, scheduled for 1:18 p.m. CT on Wednesday, is the first test of a national presidential alert system that will let any president issue a warning about a crisis.
Texas Works To Finish Hurricane Ike Recovery ProjectsNearly 10 years have passed since Hurricane Ike devastated Galveston, and government agencies are still working to complete recovery projects before a state-imposed deadline.
Richardson Calling For Emergency Water Conservation After Main BreakRichardson residents are being asked to limit water use to essential uses only as work is done to repair a break on a North Texas Municipal Water District water main.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Evacuated After Elevator Shaft FireThe Sheraton Dallas Hotel in downtown was evacuated due to smoke from a small fire in a decommissioned elevator shaft in the parking garage.
Buildings Evacuated In Downtown Dallas After Gas LeakA gas leak forced evacuations and street shutdowns around a large section on the northeast corner of Downtown Dallas.