Mount Rainier Ranger plunges to death rescuing Waco climbers

(CNN) -- A national park ranger fell to his death on Mount Rainier Thursday afternoon while assisting in the rescue of four injured climbers.

TAMU PD names officer of the year

The Texas A&M University Police Department (UPD) is honored to announce that Master Police Officer Donny Ohana has been awarded “Officer of the Year.” This award is given annually to an officer who embodies a high moral characte

Alleged gunman robs Killeen Subway

Officers are searching for the man responsible of robbing a Killeen Subway at gunpoint Tuesday night. Police say it happened around 11:00 p.m. at the sandwich shop located on the 600 block of N. Hood Road.

Woman stabs cousin during family argument

Police are searching for a woman after she allegedly stabbed her cousin during an argument. The stabbing happened around 11:18 a.m. on the 1700 block of Dallas Circle Thursday at Trendwood Apartments.

Attorneys: Sandusky's adopted son says he's also a victim

BELLEFONTE, Pennsylvania (CNN) -- Matt Sandusky, an adopted son of Jerry Sandusky, said through his attorney Thursday that he was also a victim of the former coach's sexual abuse, adding that he had been prepared to testify for the prosecut

Children with muscular dystrophy gain independence at camp

MERIDIAN -- It's said from the outside looking in, you don't understand it, and from the inside looking out, you can't explain it. But the smiles and laughter sure help bridge that gap.

Coast Guard says 2 bogus mayday calls near Texas possibly linked

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A hoax mayday call that launched a massive search off the coast of New Jersey last week may be linked to a similar call made last month nearly 1,500 miles away off Texas, authorities said Wednesday.

Local man arrested for choking own family member

TEMPLE -- A Temple man is behind bars for strangling a member of his own family. Antonio Martez Watson was arrested Wednesday on a warrant charging assault of a family member by impeding breathing and circulation.

Hearing scheduled next week after four kids removed from home by CPS

WACO -- New details tonight after four children were removed from a home in Waco following reports of neglect and deplorable living conditions.

Uptick in scams in Central Texas

CENTRAL TEXAS -- A warning about several new scams in the Central Texas area.