County and state firefighters are currently battling a grass fire in Roberts County near Miami that is 0 percent contained as of 3:33 p.m.
After the hearing, the Judiciary panel is expected to vote in the next two weeks to recommend Neil Gorsuch favorably to the full Senate.
Israeli police say they have arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the U.S. Police say the suspect's motives are unclear.
A Lubbock man has been arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping and aggravated sexual assault of a teen who said she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted in an abandoned apartment complex in January.
Investigations are continuing around Parliament, but lawmakers are expected to go ahead with plans to reconvene in a show of solidarity.