Texas woman using Facebook to search for her biological parents

A Texas woman, who was born in Tyler and adopted by a Dallas couple, is using Facebook to find her birth parents. So far, more than 4,000 people have shared Jessica Miller's Facebook post for help.

Judge stops NYC ban on large sugary drinks, city plans appeal

A state judge in New York on Monday invalidated the city's upcoming ban on sugary drinks in containers larger than 16 ounces in certain venues, a major setback for Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who has backed several laws aimed at New Yorkers&#3

Multi-million dollar grant aims to send kids to college, finish successfully

Every year, on average, 1.3 million students drop out of high school. Combined with high unemployment rates and decreasing welfare funds, many of these students never have the opportunity to reach their academic and professional potential.

Illegal animal selling in public on the rise in Waco

Spring arriving also means the arrival of new furry babies and people breaking the law. Waco police say they've been receiving more calls lately about people trying to sell puppies in public.

Lower speed limits placed along I-35 construction zones

Expansion work on I-35 through the Waco District of the Texas Department of Transportation continues to increase, both in miles under construction and in the frequency of mainlane closures scheduled.

Japanese tsunami debris makes its way into Hawaiian birds

THE BIG ISLAND, Hawaii (CNN) -- Your first view of Kamilo Beach on Hawaii's Big Island is of majestic rock, postcard-worthy waves and miles of uninhabited beach.

'Grumpy Cat' visits Texas for music festival

It ain't easy being "meme." The internet sensation known as "Grumpy Cat" made an appearance at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas.

Jane Lynch and Wilmer Valderrama Joining the New Animated Comedy "Murder Police" on FOX

Emmy Award-winning actress Jane Lynch (GLEE) and fan favorite Wilmer Valderrama (“That ’70s Show”) will lend their arresting voices as series regulars to the new animated comedy series MURDER POLICE on FOX.  From David A.

TX school district gets SWAT team for added school safety

Edinburg CISD is bulking up their school police force by adding in a SWAT team.

6 teens killed, 2 injured when overcrowded SUV flips into pond

The eight teenagers crammed into an SUV that was only supposed to seat five. They were driving a vehicle they didn't have permission to use.