1 World Trade Center to top out Monday as tallest building in hemisphere

Construction crews at the 16-acre World Trade Center site will raise the final two sections of a 408-foot spire to the top of One World Trade Center on Monday morning, making the building the tallest in the Western Hemisphere, according to the

Temple Police investigating a bank robbery

Temple Police Department were called to a bank robbery at Compass Bank. It happened around 11:51 a.m. on the 1300 block of South 31st Street.

Boston bombing suspect less talkative

The Boston bombing suspect has become less talkative since authorities read him his Miranda rights before charging him with using a weapon of mass destruction. They also moved him from a private to a prison hospital.

Typo holds up Obama signature on air traffic furlough bill

A typo is keeping President Obama from signing legislation designed to end budget-related FAA air traffic controller furloughs blamed for widespread flight delays, a congressional source told CNN Saturday.

Defense calls no witnesses in abortion doctor's murder trial

The defense in the murder trial of a Philadelphia doctor accused of performing illegal late-term abortions rested Wednesday without calling any witnesses.

Man arrested in ricin case

Tupelo's police chief said Everett Dutschke is under arrest in connection wth the ricin letters sent to President Obama, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker and Lee County Justice Court Judge Sadie Holland.

Texas governor demands apology over newspaper's plant blast cartoon

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is demanding an apology from a California newspaper that published a cartoon that seemed to link his push for less regulations to the recent fertilizer plant explosion that killed 14.

SCAM ALERT: Utilities scammers targeting victims by phone

Utility companies throughout the US and Canada are warning their customers about a new con. Scammers are calling residents and impersonating utility staff, claiming to be collecting on late bills.

A&M students plan "A Night Out in BCS" to benefit West

The Bryan-College Station community knows what it's like to lose several public servants in the line of duty.

TEEX mobilizes public works assessment team for West

In the wake of last week's explosion in West, the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service has mobilized a public works assessment team. The team arrived in West on Thursday.