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Texas woman allegedly assaults husband with Molotov cocktail, hammer

A Waco woman was arrested Thursday on aggravated assault, attempted arson, and criminal mischief charges after police say she tried to set her estranged husband on fire. Angela Alexandor, 33, is being held on $41,000 bond.

Cassidy, headed toward win, takes Election Day off

What's a Republican congressman with an all-but-certain Senate seat in his pocket to do on Election Day? If you're Louisiana Rep. Bill Cassidy, you take a professional development course for your day job.

Cassidy, headed toward win, takes Election Day off

LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana (CNN) -- What's a Republican congressman with an all-but-certain Senate seat in his pocket to do on Election Day?

Gas dips below $2 in Texas

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Gas prices fell below $2 a gallon at a station in San Antonio on Friday, making Texas the second U.S.

Texas veteran, dog share special healing bond

Therapy animals have become more commonly used to treat things like post-traumatic stress, but for one warrior and his dog, the healing roles got reversed.

Texas killer's mental state in question as execution looms

 (CNN) -- Scott Panetti dressed in a purple cowboy outfit and called Jesus, John F.

Texas senator files bill prohibiting sale of synthetic drugs

Today, Senator Charles Perry filed SB 199 to prohibit the sale and use of synthetic drugs in the State of Texas.

VIDEO: Woman stabs people at random on New Orleans sidewalk

Editor's Note: This video contains violent material which may be considered graphic in nature.  Authorities are searching for a woman who was stabbing people at random in New Orleans.

Customized caskets made for Texas children killed in mobile home fire

A small town is rallying around a family who lost five children in a house fire. One business owner is paying his respects , with a special gift to the family, Kevin Reece has the story.