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Army medic honored as 'angel of battlefield'

An Army medic was recognized for rushing into an intense firefight to help other Soldiers, despite having just suffered a traumatic brain injury.

Texas leads nation in job growth

Texas leads the nation in job growth. that's according to recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas which noted that Texas experienced more job growth than any other state at all pay levels from 2000 to 2013.

Cutting it close: Pa. man survives accident that put chainsaw into his neck

The calendar said March, but Monday clearly was Valentine's day -- James Valentine, to be specific -- when the 21-year-old Pennsylvania man survived a work accident that sent the razor-sharp teeth of a chainsaw blade deep into his neck and

EPA Seeks to Clarify Federal Water Law

In 2007, when crude oil spilled into Edwards Creek, a seasonally flowing stream in Titus County, the Environmental Protection Agency did not step in to demand a cleanup.

New study: Only calorie count matters when trying to shed pounds

Three meals, five meals -- this new study says throw all those meal counts out the window. It says the only count that should matter is the calories.

Bill Clinton parodies wife's epic photo

In a photo posted from Bill Clinton's Twitter account just after midnight on Tuesday, the former President is sitting in a military airplane, reading some kind of device and sporting a pair of sunglasses. Look familiar?

Drug testing for unemployed Texans months away

 

Texas child found bone thin, living under stairs

EDITORS NOTE: Some of the pictures in the above video can be considered graphic and may not be suitable for all audiences.

Cost of professional baseball games on the rise

Baseball season is underway, but as you head out to the ol' ball game this year, you may notice an uptick in prices.

Take a tour of the 'doomsday Disneyland'

Guardian Centers may be a place to practice how to respond to a disaster, but that doesn't mean real danger is nonexistent.

VA couple wins lottery 3 times in 1 month

Calvin and Zatera Spencer are having an amazing month. First they won $1 million in the March 12 Powerball drawing. Then on March 26, Mr. Spencer won $50,000 with 10 winning tickets in the Virginia Lottery's Pick 4 game.

$3,000 reward offered for sex offender from Alpine

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Daniel “Donnie” Carrillo, 35, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Apple, Samsung head to court in patent lawsuit

Round two of Apple's huge patent fight against Samsung goes to court today (Monday) and the stakes are even higher. That's because it involves newer models, like the Samsung Galaxy S-three.

Having college degree doesn't guarantee high-paying job

Having a college degree doesn't guarantee you a high-paying job. About 260-thousand graduates made at or below the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Have you had your free coffee yet??

McDonald's is fighting back in the fast-food breakfast war. The national food chain is offering customers nationwide a free small cup of McCafe coffee for two weeks.