Ft. Hood soldier accused of sexually assaulting young teen

A Fort Hood soldier turned himself in Monday after the Killeen Police Department issued a warrant for his arrest. Jason Williams Ausburn is accused of sexually assaulting a then 12-year-old girl at a local residence.

U.S. to hit debt ceiling on Monday

Government borrowing will hit the debt ceiling on Monday, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner said in a letter to Congress Wednesday.

Newspaper sparks outrage for publishing names, addresses of gun permit holders

An interactive map showing the names and addresses of all handgun permit holders in New York's Westchester and Rockland counties has infuriated many readers since it was posted Saturday on a newspaper's website.

Christmas Day house fire leaves Waco family homeless

A house fire at a north Waco home leaves one family homeless on Christmas Day.

Temple opens warming centers for homeless

The Temple Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is activating the Emergency Warming Center Plan starting today to provide a temporary warming space for homeless or distressed persons in the city.

Authorities searching for Copperas Cove bandit

Police are currently looking for a man who robbed a local convenience store early Wednesday morning.

George H.W. Bush spends Christmas in hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush spent Christmas with his family in a Houston hospital and is in good spirits, though doctors have not yet discussed when he may be released, his spokesman told CNN.

A picture worth more than a 1000 words

It has been said "one picture is worth a thousand words." But some pictures are priceless, like this one pulled from a tornado's wreckage.

Space X’s Grasshopper takes giant leap towards reusability with 12-story flight

SpaceX’s Grasshopper took a 12-story leap towards full and rapid rocket reusability in a test flight conducted December 17, 2012 at SpaceX’s rocket development facility in McGregor, Texas.

BBB advice for stress-free holiday returns and exchanges

CENTRAL TEXAS - Consumers scour shelves and websites for the perfect holiday gift, but sometimes even the best ideas don’t work out.