Temple Fire and Rescue trains on 'confined space' rescues

Temple Fire and Rescue conducted some special training Thursday. In preparations for the looming Interstate 35 expansion project, the department felt Thursday was a good day to have crews train in confined spaces.

Temple Fire Chief announces retirement

A longtime local fire chief has announced his retirement. Chief Lonzo Wallace of Temple Fire and Rescue will be stepping down on October 17. He’s been chief for the past 13 years.

Syria strikes: Would U.S. go it alone?

The Obama administration asserts America is "not alone" in planning its proposed Syria strikes, though ally countries have yet to formally join the call for limited military action now advanced by the White House. Whether other countries will part

Iranian president's surprising message to Jews

In a shift from his Holocaust-denying predecessor, new Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday wished "all Jews" a "blessed Rosh Hashanah" on his English-language Twitter account. As the sun is about to set here in #Tehran I wish all Jews, e

Chobani removes 'swelling,' 'bloating' yogurt from shelves

Chobani, the maker of a popular brand of Greek yogurt, announced that the company is removing some of its yogurt from store shelves in response to customer complaints about swollen or bloated packages. The New Berlin, New York-based company releas

Video game may help aging brain

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National Zoo panda cub: It's a girl!

The gender of the cutest cub at the National Zoo is no longer a secret: It's a girl! The zoo announced the gender Thursday morning, as well as the paternity of the giant panda cub born last month.

Nidal Hasan's beard shaved off at Fort Leavenworth Prison

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The beard that delayed the Fort Hood court martial trial for months is gone. Maj.

Oklahoma orders extradition of birth father in Native American child custody dispute

The high-profile case of a girl adopted by a South Carolina couple is moving toward another legal showdown after Oklahoma's governor ordered the extradition of the girl's biological Native American father, who is accused of custodial interference.

King Richard III had worms, scientists say

Even a king can get them. Researchers working with the remains of King Richard III said on Wednesday that he was infected with roundworms in his intestines. They know because they found multiple roundworm eggs in soil samples from around his pe