AMBER ALERT: Man wanted for Dallas teen abduction

The Texas Department of Transportation has issued an Amber Alert for a Dallas teenager. According to DPS officials, Aron Lavon Jones, 16, was kidnapped by Tarvarus Stuckey, 24.

Copperas Cove Goodwill fire is a million dollar loss

A million dollars: That’s the estimated value of all property lost in this morning's Goodwill fire in Copperas Cove. The call came in shortly after midnight Tuesday morning.

MLK Blvd. struggles in Belton

Naming a street in Belton after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has been a struggle for a group of church leaders who want to honor the historical figure.

Music never stopped for longest serving female

FORT HOOD, Texas - What makes a good military career? Many career soldiers might tell you they would be satisfied just doing 20 years and then retiring. Less than one percent of Americans serve in the military.

Waco police warn of new phone scam

Waco police are warning against the most recent phone scam targeting Central Texans.

Cold weather wreaks havoc on some Central Texas crops, hurts local economy

Cold weather is causing crops to die prematurely, in turn giving local farmers the blues. For farmers, crops are their livelihood, and damaged crops mean hindered income.

Officials: Cartels biggest threat to Texans

The Department of Public Safey has released the 2013 Texas Public Safety Threat Overview. The document is a state intelligence review that recognizes public safety threats to Texas.

Defense workers fret over 2-week furlough delay

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) -- Furloughs are turning out to be a nail biter for Department of Defense federal workers.

Pope Francis to shun luxury papal apartment, for now

ROME (CNN) -- Pope Francis has decided not to move into the papal apartment used by Benedict XVI and others before him, preferring instead to stay in a simple suite at a Vatican hotel, a Vatican spokesman said. The papal apartment on the top floor