Giglio bows out of inauguration over sermon on gays

(CNN) -- In the face of withering criticism over a sermon he apparently delivered on homosexuality in the 1990s, the Rev. Louie Giglio has withdrawn from giving the benediction at President Barack Obama's inauguration.

Wal-Mart accepted White House invite, but met with the AG, not the VP

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Wal-Mart, which had initially turned down a meeting with Vice President Joe Biden's gun violence panel, did meet with administration officials on Thursday -- but instead of sitting down with Biden, the company's repr

Police: TV host Jimmy Savile exploited fame to abuse children on vast scale

LONDON (CNN) -- Britain's late TV presenter and radio host Jimmy Savile sexually abused hundreds of people and carried out more than 30 rapes, police said Friday, as they unveiled a report exposing "vast, predatory and opportunistic&qu

What to do if you have the flu

CNN) -- You feel worse by the hour. Your joints ache, your head feels heavy, you can't stop coughing, you're freezing even as your temperature keeps climbing, your stomach is upset, even your eyes hurt. Face it: You have the flu.

Will `Abenomics' lift Japan from recession?

CNN) -- As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most le

Wireless AMBER alerts: What are they, and who gets them?

Many people may have received mobile text alerts on their cell phones when an Amber Alert has been issued in their area. We've heard from many East Texans who want to know more about them.

Fort Hood suicide numbers rise

Very few know what it’s like to be a soldier, but most  know that it’s a very tough and stressful commitment.

Couple wanted for stealing...motor oil

Waco Police have released surveillance footage of a rather odd theft that happened early last month and they are asking for your help identifying the two in the video. Check it out.

Harker Heights approves new subdivision

The Harker Heights city council has approved a 100-acre subdivision by a 4-1 vote Tuesday night. Construction can now resume on the property called, 'The Grove at Whitten Place.'

CS council considers resolution for regulations on payday, auto title lenders

When an emergency happens and you need access to cash quickly many turn to short term loans as a fix but because of a lack of state regulation, it's easy to fall behind on payments, and before you know it you're trapped in a cycle of de