Waco murderer at large

WACO -- The first murder of the year for Waco happened over the weekend. But tonight, police still need your help catching the killer. It happened Saturday night around 11:30 on the 2400 block of Colonial.

Two Central Texas drownings have Park Rangers warning all lake-goers

WACO -- A sunny afternoon at Lake Waco quickly turned tragic on Sunday. "This is not how we want to start the summer," said Park Ranger Liz Anderson.

42% of nation to be obese by 2030, study predicts

After years of rising obesity rates in the United States, recent statistics show the rates may have steadied. But that may not be enough, according to a new report released on Monday - it estimates about 42% of the U.S.

Churchill Downs death probe yields no suspects

A medical examiner is investigating the death of a 48-year-old stable worker named Adan Fabian Perez, a Guatemala native discovered in the back of a barn at Churchill Downs one day after the storied Louisville racetrack hosted the Kentucky Derb

Man drowns after saving daughter in Nolan Lake

One person drowned  over the weekend in Nolan Lake when their horse fell into the water. Officials from Fort Hood's Directorate of Emergency Services responded to a 911 call for help Sunday afternoon at the lake.

A&M students will see an increase in mandatory fees next fall

COLLEGE STATION -- As if college isn't already expensive enough, the Texas A&M board of regents met today to increase tuition at ten of their campuses.

Head-on collision on Hwy 21 injures three

BRAZOS COUNTY -- Several cars collided in Brazos County this morning, shutting down both lanes of Highway 21 for hours.

CPS looking to hire 12 new child abuse and neglect investigators

WACO -- They're the first ones on the scene when a child is abused or neglected, but now The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is facing a crisis of their own, not enough investigators.

Louisiana Tech moves to Conference USA in 2013

RUSTON, La. — In a news conference on campus on Friday, Louisiana Tech University accepted an invitation to join Conference USA in all sports starting in July 2013.

Local school placed on lockdown after robbery, shots fired nearby

WACO -- Police are looking for a man accused of robbing two men at gunpoint forcing a school to go on lockdown.