Nine-year old weighed 17lbs at death; parents charged

Pennsylvania authorities have charged a couple with criminal homicide after the death of their nine-year old son from starvation.

Final Gubernatorial debate looms in Dallas

Democrat Wendy Davis has one more chance to share a debate stage with the Republican front-runner in the race for Texas governor, and if the recent past is any guide, she’ll

Davis accuses Abbott of grant fund 'cover-up'

*This story has been updated throughout to include a response from the office of Attorney General Greg Abbott.

Immigrant sanctuary effort may head to Texas

Faith-based leaders in Texas could be asked to open their churches and other places of worship to undocumented immigrants at risk for deportation as part of a growing national movement.

The Christmas holiday season is here? Already?

The holiday season is here, or at least it is if you happen to be a U.S. retailer. Major U.S. stores will add over 800-thousand temporary jobs this fall.

New report: NFL player who killed girlfriend, then self had devastating brain disease

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher likely had a devastating brain disease when he shot and killed his girlfriend and himself two years ago, that's according to a new report.

Wine in a can, a keg, a carton...and it's not bad

Jordan Kivelstadt decided to ditch glass wine bottles after he literally kicked a keg.

Bananas? Not just for eating

On the fertile farmlands of Uganda's Kasese district, miles and miles of lush banana plantations dot the green landscape.

Dallas hospital isolates patient over possibility of Ebola

A Dallas hospital has isolated a patient to be tested for the deadly Ebola virus, hospital officials confirmed Monday.

Mass honors service, sacrifice of law enforcement officers

aw enforcement officers put their lives on the line every day, and those killed in the line of duty were remembered at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Central El Paso Monday.

Hong Kong protesters dig in and brace for possible crackdown

HONG KONG (CNN) -- Thousands of demonstrators bracing for the possibility of a police crackdown stood their ground in the heart of Hong Kong on Tuesday.

Pedestrian killed by train in South Central El Paso

Special Traffic Investigators with the El Paso Police are investigating a deadly train vs. pedestrian crash in South Central El Paso.

In Debate, Patrick and Van de Putte Spar Over Taxes

In the only scheduled debate in their race for lieutenant governor, state Sens.

Vehicles still in water, abandoned after recent floods in El Paso

Days later, several cars are still under water or have been abandoned after being swept into Pico Norte Park by floodwater. The area is near Eastwood Middle School in east El Paso. 

Three El Pasoans honored for saving woman from flood

It takes a lot to deserve the title of "hero," but two El Paso teachers, and one of our own, Newschannel 9 photographer, Mike Wilburn, were recognized as heroes today.