House rejects Texas Lottery Commission

In an outcome that left many House members stunned, a bill to continue the Texas Lottery Commission failed on Tuesday, potentially abolishing scratch-off tickets, charity bingo and other popular games of chance and blowing a new hole in the sta

Waco ISD teacher, husband found dead with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle

Robinson police are investigating the cirumstances surrounding the discovery of two bodies inside of a vehicle Tuesday evening.

Many West nursing home patients now live at The Atrium in Waco

Since the explosion at the fertilizer plant in West last week, many former residents of the West Rest Haven Nursing Home have been adjusting to new accommodations. Majority of them are now staying at The Atrium in Waco.

Boston bombing suspect's condition upgraded to fair

The medical condition of hospitalized Boston Marathon attack suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, has been upgraded to fair, the U.S. attorney's office in Massachusetts said via Twitter on Tuesday.

Temple PD catches burglars with stolen property

Monday evening, at about 10:20 p.m., Temple Police responded to a burglary report where witnesses saw several suspects enter a residence in the 1000 block of South 19th Street.

Aggravated robbery leads to barricaded situation

On Monday April 22, 2013, at approximately 7:00 p.m., the Temple Police Department received a report of an aggravated robbery at the “Subway” located at 3 North 29th Street.

'Smart guns' could be next step in gun control

A proposal to expand background checks failed in Washington, but several entrepreneurs say they have a different answer to curbing gun violence.

Texas and Louisiana file challenge to block federal regulation that would shorten red snapper recreational fishing season

AUSTIN — Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, along with the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office, has filed a legal challenge asking a federal district court to block a proposed federal rule that would punish Texas and Louisiana by shortening the red

Millions eligible for Obamacare subsidies, but most don't know it

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Nearly 26 million Americans could be eligible for health insurance subsidies next year, but most don't know it. That's because relatively few people are familiar with provisions in the Affordable Care Act, aka "Obamacare," t