Manson murder mystery: LAPD hopes decades-old tapes hold clues

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- The Los Angeles Police Department can have access to personal tape recordings between Charles Manson follower Charles D.

49th Transportation Battalion redeployment ceremony March 27

FORT HOOD, Texas - Fifty-two soldiers assigned to the 49th Transportation Battalion, 4th Sustainment Brigade, 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), are scheduled to be honored in a redeployment ceremony at 6:30 a.m., March 27.

DA Abel Reyna introduces new criminal investigator

McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna introduced his newest criminal investigator at a press conference Tuesday afternoon in Waco. Mark Leger is a former Texas Ranger with 25 years of state service under his belt.

Police seeking legal action against train conductor responsible for blocking railroad crossing in Riesel

Train traffic was back to normal in Riesel Tuesday, after one train reportedly blocked residents in their home for about two hours Monday.

TX school denies allegations in defecation check lawsuit

An East Texas school district being sued for an unlawful strip search of students is adamantly denying those allegations and requesting the case to be dismissed.

Waco sees economic boost while hosting two NCAA tournaments

Baylor and the city of Waco are reaping benefits from hosting not one, but two major college basketball tournaments this week.

Baylor grad escapes major prison time for hit-and-run

A Baylor grad who was convicted of Criminally Negligent Homicide now knows her punishment.

ETX dog fighting part of multi-state federal

Two Kansas men were arrested Friday by federal investigators for involvement in a multi-state dog fighting ring, including dog fights near Tyler.

SpaceX's Dragon capsule on its way back to Earth

SpaceX’s Dragon capsule has successfully detached from the International Space Station and is now headed for Earth, and eventually to McGregor where SpaceX first tested the cargo ship.

Gates wants geeks to build a better condom

Bill Gates is putting out a call to inventors, but he's not looking for software, or the latest high-tech gadget. This time he's in search of a better condom.