New UV Disinfection Technology aims to eliminate cross-contamination in hospitals

Every day, thousands of patients are admitted to hospitals across the country. And, with each patient admitted, comes the risk of cross-contamination.

Killeen man in jail on murder charge now indicted for punching guard in face

A Killeen man, who is in jail on murder charges, has been indicted again for reportedly punching a jail guard in the face.

Sexual assualt reported at Waco motel

Police arrested a Waco man Thursday night for sexually assaulting a female acquaintance.

Hinckley lawyer wants Secret Service report on visit

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A lawyer for John Hinckley Jr. is demanding Secret Service surveillance records from a trip the presidential assailant took last March to see his mother.

U.S. Navy warship will have to be lifted off Philippine reef

(CNN) -- The U.S Navy minesweeper that grounded on a Philippine reef last week has taken on water and sustained too much damage to be towed off, the Navy says. "It's got hull penetrations in several places, and there is a significant amount of wat

'Braids' may heat sun's corona, study says

(CNN) -- The sun's outer atmosphere, called the corona, is much hotter than its surface.

Did Earth get zapped in the eighth century?

(CNN) -- History books may tell you that in the eighth century, the Moors invaded Spain and Mayan civilization was on the decline, but they don't say anything about the Earth being irradiated.

So, about that fight on 'Idol' ...

(CNN) -- On Wednesday's "American Idol," we finally got to see the fight that launched reports of a tense feud between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey. Actually, make that part of the fight. As you'll recall, footage leaked last fall of Minaj and

Women in combat: One soldier's story

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- In her senior year at West Point, Candace Fisher decided she wanted to join the Military Police since it would allow her the most options "to do the most soldier-like things," Fisher recalled in an interview with CNN. In 2006 a

Senators agree to Reid and McConnell's filibuster reform measures

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Democrats and Republicans in the Senate overwhelmingly agreed late Thursday on language reforming filibusters, passing the measures agreed to earlier in the day by Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell.