French bid to rescue hostage in Somalia fails, leading to soldier's death

French forces swooped into Somalia for a rescue mission under the cover of darkness, leading to a fierce gunbattle with militants who officials fear killed the hostage, a French intelligence commando.

Florida tackling python problem with hunting contest

Burmese pythons have been threatening Florida's ecosystem for years, so the state is turning to the public for help in the form of a hunting contest to cull the population.

Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz commits suicide, relative says

Aaron Swartz, the Internet activist who co-founded Reddit and co-wrote the initial specification for RSS, has committed suicide, a relative told CNN Saturday. He was 26.

Attorney in Ohio rape case: move trial, postpone it, close it to public

A defense lawyer in a rape case that has roiled the town of Steubenville, Ohio, officially asked the court Friday for a change of venue.

Package explodes, severely injures family in south Texas

A potentially deadly delivery to a family in East Brownsville.

Magnolia VFD adding four water tankers to its fleet

Water is a firefighter's best friend when battling a blaze but getting that precious H2O to rural areas can often times pose a problem. Now Montgomery County residents living in the country can feel a little bit safer.

Bryan man arrested for selling PCP from his place of employment

Police say a Bryan Long John Silver's employee wasn't just selling fish sticks at the eatery but also PCP.

Second arrest made in deadly Snook shooting

A second man is now behind bars in connection with Sunday's deadly shooting in Snook. Police say that 24-year-old Anthony Allen of Caldwell has been arrested and charged with murder.

Hobby Lobby's $1.3 million Obamacare loophole

By Friday Hobby Lobby would have racked up $14.3 million dollars in fines from the IRS for bucking Obamacare.

Officer-involved shooting in Waco

At 11:08 A.M Waco Police responded to a domestic disturbance call at a house on 3424 Forrester Lane in Northwest Waco.