Waco man arrested after attacking girlfriend when he sees her with another man

Waco police have arrested a Waco man, after he allegedly beat up his girlfriend when he saw her with another man on Sunday, around 4:30 a.m. Chris Dowdy, 26, is now charged with aggravated assault.

Construction worker rescued Monday morning after falling into 20-feet-deep hole

Temple firefighters responded to an emergency of a different sort Monday morning when they had to rescue a construction worker out of a 20-feet-deep hole.

Los Angeles Lakers owner Buss dies at age 80

Basketball Hall of Fame member Jerry Buss, who had owned the Los Angeles Lakers since the National Basketball Association franchise's resurgence and dominance began in 1979, died in Los Angeles on Monday morning, a Cedars-Sinai hospital spo

Texas police: Prisoner who stabbed detective killed days after escape

CNN) -- Authorities in Texas shot and killed an escaped prisoner early Saturday, several days after they say he stabbed a detective tasked with taking him across the country.

Playgrounds in storm areas memorialize Newtown victims

NEW YORK (CNN) -- A reference to the name "Sandy" can evoke painful reminders of last year's tragedies, be it the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School or an historic storm that wiped out thousands of homes and businesses, and

Clinton makes steps toward speaking circuit

(CNN) -- As she gets ready to kick off her speaking engagements, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has selected Harry Walker Agency to represent her on the circuit, the company announced on its website.

Environmentalists fill National Mall to fight climate change

(CNN) -- Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama.

The real impact of automatic cuts and why they may happen after all

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- On a typical Monday morning, lines of travelers heading toward the security checkpoint at Washington's Reagan National Airport snake past a sign that reads: "Not much longer. 25 min.

Letters from John Lennon's killer to be sold

(CNN) -- In his time as a New York City police officer, Stephen Spiro says that it only happened to him once. Typically, the people he arrested wanted nothing to do with him.

Stocks: Economy takes center stage

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Investors head into a shortened trading week, hoping a fresh batch of data on housing and manufacturing will provide clues on how the American economy is holding up.