Congressman says 'Lincoln' depicts Connecticut vote erroneously

(CNN) -- Watching the movie "Lincoln" on Saturday, Rep.

A letter-by-letter rundown of the Postal Service's new plan

(CNN) -- The U.S. Postal Service plans to halt Saturday delivery of letters and other first-class mail by August in an effort to chip away at billions of dollars in losses.

L.A. police look for ex-cop suspected in shootings

(CNN) -- A former Los Angeles police officer who police say has violently threatened his former colleagues shot at least two officers early Thursday, killing one, sparking a huge manhunt in Southern California, according to authorities.

No more bombs found in Alabama bunker

MIDLAND CITY, Alabama (CNN) -- No more bombs were found near Jimmy Lee Dykes' infamous Alabama bunker. Bomb technicians left. And Thursday forensic experts would conduct an autopsy on Dykes, to officially document what killed him.

5 accused of importing counterfeit, hazardous toys

NEW YORK (CNN) -- Five people and five New York-based companies are accused of importing hazardous and counterfeit toys from China to sell in the United States. According to the 24-count indictment unsealed in Brooklyn, seizures of merchandise ove

CSISD counselors work with students after classmate dies

What was supposed to be a fun game of dodge-ball during 5th period gym class Tuesday ended in tragedy when 15-year-old Jacob Simmons, a sophomore, collapsed.

CS man accused of stealing neighbor's electricity

A College Station man who didn't want to pay for his own electricity decided to steal someone else's. 20-year-old Harvey Manning allegedly took his neighbor's electric meter and used it for his unit.

Bait dogs: The unseen victims of an illegal blood sport

The gruesome world of illegal dogfighting rarely makes its way to the general public.

Debate deepens over crowded jail at county meeting

The McLennan County Jail downtown has been a headache for county officials. After million-dollar repairs, the building still sits vacant and the outsourcing to a privately-run jail is becoming very expensive.

Former GOP Rep. M.A Taylor dies

A former Central Texas lawmaker and longtime fixture in Texas Republican politics died yesterday from ongoing health complications. M.A Taylor was a four-time Texas House representative for McLennan County from 1985 to 1993.