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Chet Edwards speaks on social security, medicare, and other issues with seniors

In an interview last week with Inside Texas Politics, Bill Flores said he was not opposed to raising the retirement age to 70, and that he supports privatizing social security.

Witness testimony continues Monday in Maj. Hasan hearing

Witness testimony continued Monday in the hearing for Maj. Nidal Hasan at Fort Hood. Testimonies are expected to continue for the next few days. Accounts were given by those who were wounded by Hasan in the Nov.

Texas Renaissance Festival is enjoyable for everyone

The Texas Renaissance Festival is taking place in Plantersville, through the end of November. The festival includes many acts, performances, feasting, and entertainment.

Early election begins, high turnout expected

Voters came and went Monday as early voting kicks off. Lines were out the door before polling opened, and poll workers expect high turnouts this election.

City of Waco helps build house for family

WACO - The City of Waco employees are assisting Habitat for Humanity in building a house for the Aguilar-Monrial family at 2214 Trice. The Raise the Roof project will kick off with an opening ceremony at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, Oct.

Traditions thrive as Baylor University welcomes home alumni

Baylor University will welcome home alumni from across the country for its annual Homecoming Celebration Wednesday, Oct. 20, through Saturday, Oct. 23.

Record number of foreclosures in third quarter

The number of foreclosures has reached a record high in the third quarter. According to RealtyTrac, the state of Texas has one of the highest foreclosure rates in the nation.

"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy in review

The U.S. Justice Department is asking that the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy that bans gays from openly serving in the military to continue to be in place while the policy's appeal is under scrutiny.

Baylor basketball player, LaceDarius Dunn, practices with team today

Baylor basketball star, LaceDarius Dunn, will practice for the Baylor Bears today and attend classes, despite Dunn still being suspended from games.