After Texas boy's death, Russian official continues call for ban on adoptions

(CNN) -- A Russian government child advocate said Wednesday he may have spoken too soon when he said a 3-year-old adopted boy who died in Texas was "killed" or "murdered." At a press conference Wednesday, Children's Rights Commissioner Pavel Astak

Heavy snow to hit the Plains, severe thunderstorms to drench the South

(CNN) -- Weather conditions across America may give a good many of us an excuse to stay indoors until Friday.

Restaurant employee missing after Kansas City gas explosion

(CNN) -- It was happy hour at JJ's when the roof blew off the popular Kansas City, Missouri, restaurant.

Lts. Wallace and Pickard died doing what they love

Tragedy struck Friday night when 36-year-old Lt. Eric Wallace died while battling a blaze at the Knights of Columbus hall.

Two Bryan injured firefighters conditions upgraded to serious

The two firefighters critically injured in the Friday night blaze have been upgraded to serious condition.

Waco man receives probation for indecency with a child by exposure

A Waco man has been sentenced to ten years deferred probation, after he pleaded guilty to indecency with a child by exposure.  

Waco's main library ready to reopen this Saturday

It all started with a voter-approved bond issue back in 2007. And more than five years, and $5.8 million later, the city’s flagship library is ready to open.

Supreme Court sides with dog, law enforcement in search case

Aldo the German shepherd and his human companions in law enforcement won an important Supreme Court appeal on Tuesday over vehicle searches for drugs and contraband.

Bryan man killed after tow truck slams into vehicle

A Bryan man died Tuesday morning after he was hit by a tow truck at the intersection of Sandy Point Road and Harvey Mitchell Parkway.

New office space aims to place Waco on the map as "creative start-up capital of Texas"

Small businesses are the heart of thriving communities, and in order to cultivate growth, the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Baylor University to encourage graduates to start up businesses in Waco.