Killeen ranked among best cities in nation for college students

The Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood MSA has debuted on the American Institute of Economic Research’s list of the 75 Best Cities For College Students. Killeen was ranked 19th in the category of Small Cities on the College Destinations Index.

New poll: Obama opens up lead over Romney among Catholics

President Barack Obama has opened up a significant lead among Catholic voters, a crucial swing voting bloc, according to a recent Pew poll.

Americans face $3,500 fiscal cliff tax hit

American households face an average tax increase of $3,500 if Congress doesn't act to avert the fiscal cliff, according to a new analysis from the Tax Policy Center. Overall, 88% of households would end up with higher taxes.

Skeletal remains identified as Cen-Tex woman

The body of a Central Texas woman that has been missing for nearly a month has been found and identified.

Teacher mistakenly kills son after neighbor reports robber

A Connecticut grade-school teacher accidentally shot his 15-year-old son during what he apparently thought was the attempted robbery of a neighbor's house, police said Friday.

'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' hits ratings high

TLC is probably pretty pleased right now.

Former DPS trainee gets two years for intoxicated assault

BRAZOS COUNTY -- A former DPS trainee will spend the next two years behind bars for intoxicated assault with a deadly weapon.

Texas A&M's smoking and tobacco use policies change

COLLEGE STATION -- It's a trend many universities are embracing now...going smoke free.

Waco store manager kidnapped and robbed in "guerrilla style" attack

A Waco store manager was kidnapped and robbed early Friday morning, in what Police are calling a "guerilla style" attack.

Texas AG backs Kountze cheerleader's who used religious banners

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott today sent a letter offering assistance to Kountze ISD Superintendent Kevin Weldon in response to the Freedom From Religion Foundation's recent letter incorrectly claiming that Kountze High School cheerlea