SpaceX's newest rocket engine is ready for liftoff

SpaceX’s newest rocket engine has achieved flight qualification. The Merlin 1D is the fourth generation of the Merlin rocket engine. Its lighter and is claimed to be the most efficient booster engine ever built.

Digital technology changing the future of 911 call response

New 911 call technology is making it easier for operators to respond more quickly and effectively in Bell County. In fact, being able to text and send pictures to the emergency communications center may not be too far in the future.

Focus on Colorado parolee in prison chief's slaying

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (CNN) -- Colorado investigators are in Decatur, Texas, Friday morning eager to examine evidence found in a black Cadillac whose driver might have been involved in the slaying of Colorado's prison system chief.

Marathon runner with terminal brain cancer wins Gusher and inspires others

KBMT (KBMT) -- Iram J. Leon won the Gusher Marathon on March 9, 2013 pushing his 6 year old daughter, Kiana, in a borrowed stroller. But that's not the most miraculous part of the story. Iram has terminal brain cancer.

Possible Plans to Dig Up Whale Skeleton, Put it on Display

Port Aransas, TX (KIII) -- A nearly 50-foot whale that washed up on the beach in Port Aransas three years ago may soon be dug up and then put on public display.

Congressman wants to drug test unemployment beneficiaries

El PASO, TX (KDBC) -- When you apply for a job, an employer may require you to pass a drug test before you're hired for the position. A controversial proposal in Washington wants to extend this rule to the unemployed as well, and require the joble

Dating website offers millions to rename city

Sugar Hill, GA (WGCL) -- A dating website is trying a new form of advertising you might not believe.

Open that iPad before you buy it

(CNN) -- If you're handing over cash for a heavily discounted iPad from some random guy in a McDonald's parking lot or at a gas station, then yes, you should consider your purchase a risk.

Obama travels from Israel and Palestinian lands to Jordan

JERUSALEM (CNN) -- After putting himself in the middle of the historic tensions between Israelis and Palestinians this week, U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday wraps up his first trip to Israel since becoming president.