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Texas' 5 largest cities fail education standards

Texas education officials say school districts in the state's five largest cities failed to meet federal education standards.

Hazmat clears scene of unknown substance

Waco fire and hazmat crews cleared a scene after receiving reports of a possible hazardous substance at the SG Support Services Group building.

Hazmat clears scene of unknown substance

Waco fire and hazmat crews cleared a scene after receiving reports of a possible hazardous substance at the SG Support Services Group building.

1 dead in collision with 18-wheeler

Anthony Kelly died Wednesday when the truck he was driving slammed into a parked 18-wheeler. It took rescue workers about 45 minutes to free the driver of the big rig.

8 arrested in prostitution roundup

Eight women from Waco were arrested and charged this past weekend for prostitution.  They were found in the vicinity of Morrow Street and Ross Avenue in Waco. 

Robbers attack local business owner

Robinson police are looking for two men that attacked and robbed a local business owner Monday night. Officials say it happened around 10 p.m. at Excel Autos. No arrested have been made.

Mammoth monument put on hold

The effort to recognize a local treasure as a national monument has been put on hold in Congress.

Man behind bars after alleged robbery

A man was jailed after police say he attacked a 74-year-old man Saturday morning. 20-year-old Keith Cobb is charged with aggravated robbery.

Man killed while repairing truck

Thomas Vernon Wooten, 37, of McLennan County died at a local hospital after he was injured while working on his vehicle.

Bellmead man guilty of sexual abuse to 4-year-old

A Bellmead man was found guilty for sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl on Thursday.