Longest serving mayor leaving office in Temple, historic election upcoming

The longest serving mayor of a Central Texas city could soon be replaced by another man hoping to make history. Temple mayor, William Jones III, is resigning after 11 years in office.

Homeless TX vet ticketed for digging through trash

A homeless veteran in Texas was ticketed by police for searching through a garbage can for food. The case has sparked outrage from activists who say it's a waste of resources.

TX students lobby for official state pie

Most states have an official food, an official tree and even an official bird. But some Texas first-graders felt something was missing from that list-- an official state pie! So they went to state leaders to make it happen.

Temple man caught with almost 10 pounds of pot

A Temple man was taken into custody last week for allegedly possessing almost 10 pounds of drugs.

2013 Sweethearts selected

Waco, TX (March 12, 2013) – The 2013 Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo Sweetheart competition was held with 104 young women competing.

Global warming brings on more pollen

With global warming, temperature extremes are becoming a norm -- and that's bad news for allergy sufferers.

TSA stands by knife decision

(CNN) -- Nikki Stern lost her husband in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and she doesn't understand why knives would be allowed in airplane cabins 12 years later.

Talking dolls challenge racial stereotypes

LONDON (CNN) -- Raising their family in London, Nigerians Chris and Ada Ngoforo were keen for their children to stay in touch with their West African heritage.

Report: Cyberattacks a key threat to U.S. national security

Cyberattacks are an increasing threat at home, while extremists continue to make inroads in Middle Eastern and African countries that are in transition after the Arab Spring, according to the U.S.

Colorado theater shooting suspect could plead insanity

CENTENNIAL, Colorado (CNN) -- The sanity of James Holmes, the Aurora, Colorado, movie theater shooting suspect, may be a major issue at his arraignment Tuesday.