Syria Internet Shutdown

More than 90% of the Internet access in Syria is shut down Thursday, according to the Internet monitoring group Renesys.

Can a computer mimic the way a brain works?

(CNN) -- It goes without saying that the human brain is complex, and would be hard to build from scratch.

Bryan Target employee caught stealing from register

A Bryan Target employee is caught red-handed stealing cash from her register. police say 34-year-old Leah Bass was arrested Wednesday for theft.

Waco ISD brings parents back to school in order to improve student attendance rates

The attendance rate for elementary school students in Waco is much lower than what Waco ISD officials would like it to be. So, in an effort to get more kids regularly attending classes, the district is bringing parents back to school.

Lawsuit filed in deadly TX parade accident

Two Army veterans and their wives have filed a civil suit against the train company involved in a deadly crash in Midland, Texas.

College Station police investigate another aggravated robbery

Another aggravated robbery last night in College Station. This time four men are responsible and police say they're still on the loose. The robbery happened in the 2400 block of Pintail Loop just after 9:30 last night.

U.S. Supreme Court looks at whether to take up same-sex marriage

Edith "Edie" Windsor lost her spouse in 2009, her grief compounded by an estate tax bill much larger than other married couples would have to pay.

Salvation Army and TXU partner to provide Christmas for Central Texas single mom

Holiday cheer is already spreading across Central Texas, as The Salvation Army and TXU Energy partner through the “Holiday Cents Program” to bring Christmas to a family that otherwise wouldn’t be able to afford it.

Tyrann Mathieu to enter NFL draft

Despite a rocky year due to drug related issues, Tyrann Mathieu is reportedly entering the NFL draft.

ACLU issues letter defending woman's right to 'middle finger light display'

Sarah Henderson was told by police to remove Christmas lights in the shape of a middle finger, and fined after complaints from neighbors. However, the American Civil Liberties Union says she had every right to put them up.