Texas most wanted fugitive arrested in California

A Texas Most Wanted fugitive has been arrested in California. Ricco Leo Torres, 33, is a top 10 Texas Most Wanted Fugitive and Barrio Azteca gang member. He is now in custody after being arrested on Tuesday in California.

DPS to combat DWI during 4th of July weekend

The Texas Department of Public Safety will increase DWI patrols for a 10-day period that includes the July 4th holiday.

Ft. Hood Commander responds to announced force reductions

Fort Hood may see a 7% reduction over the next three years. That estimate comes after the Army Chief of Staff earlier this week announced a department-wide cut in manpower.

Scott & White opens new pediatric clinic in Belton

Good news came Wednesday morning for parents who live close to Belton. Today, the Scott & White healthcare network opened a brand new children’s hospital.

Oprah claims top spot on Forbes 'Most Powerful Celebrities' list

Forbes has released their 2013 Most Powerful Celebrities list. In the number one position for the fifth time is Oprah Winfrey .

Group wants fines for wearing saggy pants

Kansas City, MO (WDAF) -- A group that calls itself the "Pull Up Your Pants, Respect Yourself" task force rallied Tuesday in front of City Hall to gain support for a ban on sagging pants in Kansas City, Mo. Led by Bishop John D.

Porn, wine and kazoos on IRS workers' charge cards

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) -- Pornography, wine bottles and kazoos were among improper purchases made by IRS employees using their work-issued charge cards, according to watchdog report. Like a lot of big companies, the Internal Revenue Service allows

Layoffs hit Sesame Street

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Sesame Workshop, the parent organization behind "Sesame Street," laid off about 10% of its staff. The group's statement on Wednesday said the layoffs were necessary to "strategically focus our resources" because of "today's

Researchers: Newly found planets might support life

Our everyday concerns -- what's for dinner, what to update on Facebook -- seem small when we consider that there's a whole universe out there where other life may exist.

'The Heat' stars laugh off photoshop controversy

When Melissa McCarthy spotted her seemingly Photoshopped face on a promotional poster for her new comedy "The Heat," her first reaction was to laugh. "I thought it was the funniest thing I'd ever seen," McCarthy told CNN of the image, which sparke