Pre-trial intervention program proves successful in McLennan County

A new program in McLennan County is keeping non-violent criminals from clogging up the judicial system while also generating money for the county.

Federal judge rules that the NSA bulk collection of data legal

The National Security Agency notched a much-needed win in court, after a series of setbacks over the legality and even the usefulness of its massive data collection program.

VIDEO: TX man charged with hate crime after 'knockout assault'

A Texas man has been charged with a hate crime for allegedly attacking an elderly black man in what's become known as a "knockout" assault.

Tony Romo has Friday morning back surgery, out for season

The Dallas Cowboys head coach, Jason Garrett has announced quarterback, Tony Romo, underwent back surgery Friday morning and is out for the season.

KPD investigates auto/pedestrian fatality

Killeen police responded to a 911 call, at 4:20 p.m. on December 25, in reference to a vehicle/pedestrian crash in the 2500 block of east Highway 190.

'Fly Waco' campaign extended until 2014

After about five months of successful campaigning, the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce has decided to extend its "Fly Waco Campaign". The campaign aims to increase usage of the Waco Regional Airport.  

VIDEO: Down Syndrome man has wish fulfilled as he receives over 1,800 Christmas cards

In upstate New York, a man with down syndrome received a tidal wave of kindness when his mother reached out to social media to make a wish come true.

VIDEO: Firefighter unknowingly responds to daughter's fatal car wreck on Christmas Eve

A community is rallying around a firefighter who lost his daughter in a car crash on Christmas Eve. And adding to the heartbreak, the firefighter found out about it when he responded to the scene.

Thailand: 1 dead, 129 injured in protest

BANGKOK, Thailand (CNN) -- Thailand's government rejected calls Thursday to delay elections following protests that left one police officer dead and more than 100 people injured, including 25 officers, police in Bangkok said. The unrest comes as d

Captive American Warren Weinstein feels abandoned and forgotten

[Breaking news alert, 10:41 a.m. ET] The State Department said it is "working hard to authenticate" the report of a video statement by Warren Weinstein, a U.S. government contractor kidnapped in Pakistan two years ago.