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USDA warns CA poultry producer linked to outbreak
The Agriculture Department is threatening to shut down three California poultry processing facilities linked to a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 278 people across the country.
BREAKING NEWS. . . One killed, 44 injured in bus crash on I-80 in Union County
One woman was killed and 44 people were injured early this morning when a Greyhound commercial passenger bus and tractor trailer collided on Interstate 80 in Union County
Family of Texas freed slave donates branding iron
When Felicia Taylor and her family finally found the approximately 135-year-old branding iron registered by her great-great-grandfather, they struggled with what to do next.
Athens Scouts attend BSA
Athens Scouts attended the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Order of the Arrow (OA) Fall Fellowship held in September at Circle Ten - Camp James Ray on Lake Texoma. The OA is the national honor society of BSA. Henderson & Navarro County OA Scouts are members of the Cayuga Chapter of Mikanakawa Lodge 101. Scouts Pictured (L-R) Caleb Johnson, Will Perryman, Andrew Rodriguez, Nathan Johnson. Adult leaders (L-R) Willie Robson, Dr. Sheri Robson & Chip Perryman. Not pictured, John Risko & Rob Risko.
BP trial focus shifts to how much oil spilled
The focus of a trial over BP's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has shifted to the multibillion-dollar question of how much crude gushed from BP's blown-out well.
Police: No harmful materials in letter at bakery
The white powder scare at the Collin Street Bakery Thursday is officially being investigated as a hoax, thanks to further testing by the feds.
BREAKING NEWS.....Shots heard outside Capitol, building in lockdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — A police officer was reported injured after gunshots at the U.S. Capitol, police said Thursday while putting the entire complex on lockdown.
Wendy Davis takes national stage with gubernatorial bid
When Wendy Davis walks into the coliseum where she received her high school diploma on Thursday to announce a bid to become Texas governor, she will also walk onto a national stage from which she'll call on Democrats from across the country to help finance her long-shot bid.
US government shutdown closes parks, monuments
Visitors arrived to find "CLOSED" signs at the Statue of Liberty, the Smithsonian and other parks and historic sites across the country. Callers looking for help from the government reached only voicemail. And federal employees were left to wonder when they would return to work.
Two victims discovered at scene of downtown Palestine fire
PALESTINE — City of Palestine officials have reported the discovery of two victims at the scene of an early morning fire that destroyed a 100-plus year old building in downtown Palestine Saturday.
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