Unemployed would lose benefits if federal budget cuts go through

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The long-term unemployed can kiss goodbye almost 10% of their weekly jobless benefits if federal budget cuts go into effect on March 1.

One dead after train collides with truck

JEFFERSON COUNTY, TEXAS (KBMT) -- One person is dead and another hospitalized after a train collided with a truck in Jefferson County Tuesday morning.

Tea party group apologizes to Rove for Nazi photo

(CNN) -- As if the relationship between the tea party and veteran GOP strategist Karl Rove wasn't stained enough, the Tea Party Patriots apologized Tuesday for blasting out an email with an edited image of Rove wearing a Nazi uniform.

Texas woman has 2 sets of identical twins

(CNN) -- A Texas woman got a quadruple Valentine's Day gift this year, giving birth to four babies -- two sets of identical twins.

College women told to urinate or vomit to deter a rapist

(CNN) -- A Colorado school has caused a stir with an advisory that suggested women could urinate or vomit to deter a rape.

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.