Man sentenced for stabbing death

WACO — Donovan Darcell Lair, a sergeant at Fort Hood, will serve 30 years in prison for the stabbing death of his ex-wife. Darcell pleaded guilty and could have been sentenced up to life in prison. Records show Lair stabbed Shameka Jones

Passports Linked to 9/11 Found in Pakistan

Soldiers battling their way into a Taliban stronghold along the Afghan border seized passports that may be linked to 9/11 suspects, as they confront an enemy skilled in operating in a mountainous terrain with endless ways to wage a guerrilla war.

Musician Taylor Mitchell Dies After Coyote Attack

A 19-year-old folk musician dies after being attacked by two coyotes

Plane dissapears off coast

TEXAS — A navy plane and two pilots vanished without a trace off the coast of Texas. The coast guard says a search started Wednesday afternoon for the crew and plane. Air traffic controllers say they lost contact with the pilots, a

Fox News Communicates With Pirates Holding Brits Hostage

Fox News communicated via satellite phone with one of the pirates holding the British couple hostage on a cargo ship off the coast of Somalia on Thursday.

Warner call center shutting down

WACO — Time Warner Cable will be closing its call center in Waco eliminating 45 jobs. Spokeswoman Stacy Schmitt says the company is closing the Waco and San Marcos call centers to merge them all into one center in Austin. Local employees

Ahmadinejad: Ground Paved for Nuclear Cooperation

The Iranian president says the West and Iran are now cooperating on the nuclear issue on the international scene.

FAA Slow to Alert Military of Wayward Plane

The Federal Aviation Administration violated its own rules by taking more than 40 minutes to alert the military after losing communication with a Northwest Airlines flight last week, according to officials.

Radical Islamic Group Leader Killed in FBI Raid

Federal authorities say a leader of what they describe as a nationwide radical fundamentalist Sunni Islam group has been fatally shot during an FBI raid in the Detroit area.

Family Gets Remains of Long-Missing WWII Airman

The remains of a World War II airman missing for 65 years after his bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean have arrived in Southern California.