Obama: 'Shame on us' if Newtown doesn't bring new gun laws

President Barack Obama tried to shame the nation and Congress into action against gun violence Thursday, saying it is time to pass new laws after the tears and grief of tragedies like the Newtown massacre in December that killed 20 first-grader

Facebook: Marriage issue prompts 2.7 million profile picture updates

You may have noticed something different about your friends' profile pictures as you scrolled through your Facebook feed this week.

NYC to sift new WTC material for human remains

New York City will begin sifting April 1 through 590 cubic yards of material from the World Trade Center site in search of human remains, the city announced Friday.

Daughter checks on mother and finds house on fire

While many will be celebrating Easter this weekend, the Burton-Cooks family is just thankful to be alive.

Frank Simpson named College Station city manager

College Station now has a new city manager.

McLennan Co. deputies make large drug bust near Baylor

McLennan County Sheriff's deputies made a large drug bust at an apartment near Baylor early Friday morning.

Killeen-Temple now eighth largest economy in the nation

Bell County has seen large growth in the past few years and now a new study shows that Killeen and the surrounding area is home to one of the strongest economies in the entire country.

Waco man gets life sentence, then another 20 years

A Waco man will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars after being given a life sentence in a state courtroom yesterday.

TX pastor blasts Victoria's Secret in open letter

Victoria's Secret is under fire from some parents over its new lingerie line. They feel the "Bright Young Things" collection is marketed to tweens.

OK dentist may have exposed 7,000 patients to HIV, Hepatitis

A Tulsa dentist who health investigators say may have exposed thousands of patients to HIV and hepatitis because of unsanitary practices also allowed "unauthorized, unlicensed" employees to perform intravenous sedation of patients, Su