VIDEO: 81-year-old woman shoots and kills son

An 81-year-old mother is accused of shooting and killing her adult son at their suburban St. Louis home. Police say Johanna Walker claimed her son attacked her with a knife.

Troopers discover 50 pounds of marijuana during I-20 traffic stop

During the morning hours of April 24, a state trooper stopped a 2012 Chrysler 200 for a traffic violation on I-20 eastbound west of Ruston in Lincoln Parish which lead to the discovery of marijuana in the vehicle.

Reflection service at University High set for Friday night for teacher killed on Tuesday

Waco ISD will hold a reflection service at 7:15 p.m. Friday, April 26, to celebrate the life of 15 year teaching veteran, Nancy Price. The service will take place at University High School in the front parking lot.

Woman swallows diamond worth $5,000

A Florida woman has a gem of a tale to tell. She was at a charity event and accidentally swallowed a diamond worth $5,000, but, getting it back wasn't easy.

VIDEO: President George W. Bush Presidential Library celebration

Hundreds gathered in Dallas on Thursday to witness the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Library. After the dedication, the crowd was entertained with music and a spectacular fireworks show.

WMD: From A-bombs to pressure cookers

The charge against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for allegedly using low-grade explosives housed in pressure cookers to bomb the Boston Marathon is "using and conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction."

Obama hails courage beyond words in Texas

The men, all volunteers, who rushed into a burning fertilizer plant in Texas before it exploded last week displayed a courage beyond words, President Barack Obama said at a memorial event in their honor Thursday. "When you got to the scene, you fo

Texas blast victims, in their families' words

They were wives and brothers and fathers and grandmothers, and they were hurting.

38 people dead in fire at psychiatric hospital in Russia

A fire tore through a psychiatric hospital near Moscow, killing 38 people, Russian officials said Friday.

TX 'Most Wanted' sex offender captured

Nicholas Vonwayne Prejean, 24, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Thursday in Houston by Department of Public Safety (DPS) Criminal Investigations Division agents.