Despite Sandy, Queens family is giving thanks -- together

About this time last year, Kate Rigaut was surrounded by 15 of her closest relatives, heaping turkey, stuffing and two kinds of potatoes onto her plate.

Lawmakers offer helping of holiday thanks with side dish of debt worries

After a heated campaign season, lawmakers expressed gratitude in their Thanksgiving remarks but not without the political undertones of an economy limping back to life and impending fiscal crisis.

Wal-mart workers get ready for Black Friday protest

Shoppers and stores around the country are preparing for big Black Friday sales, but a group of Wal-Mart workers are getting ready for a protest.

Jesse Jackson Jr. quits Congress, cites health reasons

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. resigned from Congress effective Wednesday, citing the need to spend time "restoring my health." Jackson, 47, announced his resignation in a letter sent to House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday.

Former Gooseneck Trailer employee arrested for copper theft

A former Gooseneck Trailer employee is arrested for copper theft.

Tips to keep your Thanksgiving meal safe from food-borne illnesses

Thanksgiving is a notorious day for stuffing your face with homemade treats but with that comes the risk of food-borne illnesses.

Man assaulted and robbed, CS police looking for attackers

A College Station man attacked near the Whataburger parking lot early this morning is now recovering but his two attackers are still on the loose.

Babysitter arrested for abandoning toddler

A two-year-old is found wandering down a College Station street alone after his babysitter left him unattended.

Waco Fire Department investigates 3 fires erupting minutes apart

Waco Fire Department is investigating the causes of three fires started within minutes of one another early Wednesday morning.  

'Career Day' helps Hewitt Elementary students prepare for their futures

We all know that when school takes a break, many times so does children's attentiveness. So, before Hewitt Elementary school students were released for Thanksgiving, they got a hands-on, creative way to look at their futures.