Ft. Hood soldier killed in gunfire exchange with patrol officers

Fort Hood Directorate of Emergency Services patrol officers responded to a suspicious vehicle at approximately 3:20 a.m. Dec. 14 near Kouma Lake here.

President relays tearful remarks regarding Connecticut elementary shooting

President Obama addressed the nation shortly after 2:00 p.m. regarding the elementary school shooting in Connecticut. During his remarks, he became visibly shaken and wiped tears from his eyes. .

23rd Annual Feast of Sharing held in Waco Thursday night

Only one event brings thousands of Central Texans together at the table for the holidays, HEB’s 23rd Annual Feast of Sharing. For many, it's become a part of their holiday tradition.

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott responds to Conn. school shooting

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott released this statement to the public in response to the mass school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.

27 people, including 20 children killed at Conn. elementary school shooting

In one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history, a gunman opened fire Friday in a Connecticut elementary school, killing 27 people -- 20 of them children, police said.

Connecticut school shooting set to be deadliest in history

As of 12:20 p.m., if the current reported numbers of 26 killed hold,  the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut would the deadliest school shooting in U.S. history.

Baylor honors the life of a distinguished alumnus and former regent

A steadfast pillar of the Baylor family, the legacy of Joe Allbritton of Houston will be forever etched into Baylor University’s rich history. Mr. Allbritton, a Baylor alumnus and former Regent, passed away Dec.

School Cafeteria Worker Fired For Feeding Needy Student

Webster Groves, MO (KTVI) -- A St. Louis County cafeteria worker is out of a job after giving away free meals to a child in need.

Stocks edge lower at the open

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- U.S. stocks inched lower at the opening bell Friday as signs of strength in the Chinese economy were offset by mixed economic data in the United States and Europe.

Judge and mentor L.A. Reid is leaving 'The X Factor'

(CNN) -- "The X Factor" fans may be looking forward to next week's finals, when a male country singer, a girl band and a female soloist battle it out for a $5 million record contract.