Iraq vet undergoes successful double-arm transplant

(CNN) -- A U.S. Army infantryman who lost all four limbs in a 2009 roadside explosion in Iraq has undergone radical transplant surgery that may help him regain use of his arms.

New, simpler childhood vaccine schedule

(CNN) -- Pregnant women should receive a whooping cough vaccine in the second half of each pregnancy, according to this year's recommended vaccine schedule for children and adolescents. In addition, the new schedule - published Monday by the Ameri

Opinion: Film offers 'silver lining' for mental illness

(CNN) -- It has been a long time since a Hollywood movie actually seemed like it could help people suffering from mental illness, their families and those who treat them.

Toyota recalls 1 million cars in the U.S.

LONDON (CNNMoney) -- Fresh from reclaiming its crown as the world's largest automaker, Toyota has been hit by another major recall. The Japanese carmaker said Wednesday it was recalling more than 1 million vehicles sold in the United States over f

Get ready to file your taxes

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- It's time to start thinking taxes. Wednesday marks the beginning of tax season, when most Americans can submit their returns to Uncle Sam.

Dept. of Homeland Security interested in Port Arthur. man's invention

PORT ARTHUR (KBMT) -- Ken Broussard owns the rights to 22 U.S. patents.

Tax relief, infrastructure and education: Priorities to keep Texas strong

Austin, TX (KYTX) -- Gov. Rick Perry delivered his State of the State address to the 83rd Texas Legislature, highlighting our state's strong economic outlook, and outlining his priorities to keep Texas on an upward trajectory.

Pro-life park founder dismayed after vandalism

The founder of a pro-life memorial park in Waco is in disbelief after a portion of his symbolic memorial was mowed over.

Norovirus on the rise in Brazos County

The flu outbreak has swept the nation and reached epidemic levels this season; it's even caused deaths but that's not the only nasty bug going around.

Spacecom and Spacex announce agreement for Amos-6 satellite launch

Hawthorne, CA / Ramat-Gan, Israel, January 29, 2013 – Today, Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and Space Communication Ltd. (Spacecom) announced an agreement to launch Spacecom’s AMOS-6 satellite on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 launch vehicle.