Texas A&M ranks 3rd in Washington Monthly College rankings

Monday,  the Washington Monthly released its comprehensive 2013 College Guide and Rankings, which was guest-edited by Kevin Carey, Director of the New America Foundation’s Education Policy Program.

DPS Reminds Texans to Watch for Children

As Texas children begin to head back to school, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding all drivers to watch out for children walking to and from school or waiting for school buses.

Mother Neff State Park undergoes $6.5 million renovations

Work has begun to give the oldest state park in Texas a $6.5 million dollar facelift.

DPS boosts patrols for Labor Day enforcement period

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols from August 19 – September 9, which includes the Labor Day holiday weekend.

2013 VMAs: Justin Timberlake shines with 'N SYNC, Eminem announces new album

Forget about the Moonmen. It was all about the performances at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. The VMAs were held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn; it was the first time the show has been held in New York in four years.

4-year-old runs over, kills sister in Texas

A 16-month-old girl was run over and killed Sunday after authorities say her 4-year-old sibling climbed into a truck and put it in neutral.

Jindal 'rejects' Obama impeachment calls from fellow Republicans

Republican lawmakers who suggest there are grounds to impeach President Barack Obama are focusing their energy in the wrong direction, Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana said on Sunday.

Jodi Arias hearing: Will judge set date for penalty retrial?

Jodi Arias will return to court Monday for a hearing that could set the stage for her penalty-phase retrial.

Jerry Sandusky's son, six others reach settlement with Penn State

Jerry Sandusky's adopted son and six other victims of the former Penn State assistant football coach have finalized settlement agreements with the university, attorneys said. The amounts of the settlements are confidential.

Oklahoma gov.: Would be 'nice' if Obama spoke on 'thrill kill' murder

Oklahoma's Republican governor said Sunday it would be fitting for President Barack Obama to speak out on the murder of Christopher Lane, the Australian college student who was gunned down in a murder that police say was motivated only by b