UK police review London Marathon security plans

LONDON (CNN) -- The security plans for the London Marathon this weekend are being reassessed after the deadly bomb blasts in Boston, London's Metropolitan Police said Tuesday. Police and race organizers said they are working closely on security fo

Senate gun law proposal lacks enough support now

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A compromise proposal to expand background checks on gun sales lacks enough support to win Senate approval now, which will likely delay a vote on the measure that has strong public support, one of the sponsors told CNN on Mo

East Lorena under a water boil notice

The city of Lorena has issued a water boil notice for residents living on the eastside of Interstate 35. A water main broke Monday and now the city is asking those people to boil consumable water until further notice.

It's real: Attack of the giant African land snails in Florida

Florida, already threatened with sinkholes, now has a new terror: rat-sized, tire-puncturing snails.

Medical examiner had to thaw fetal remains in Philly abortion doctor case

PHILADELPHIA (CNN) -- The remains of aborted fetuses were stored in water jugs, pet food containers and a freezer at a West Philadelphia abortion clinic, the city's chief medical examiner testified in the murder trial of the doctor who ran the facili

Terror at Boston Marathon: 3 dead, 154 wounded as witnesses describe horror

Investigators are pleading for help in hunting down those responsible for a pair of bombings that left a gruesome scene at the Boston Marathon.

Hasan in court Tuesday

Accused Fort Hood shooter Major. Nidal Hasan is in a Fort Hood courtroom Tuesday.

Local prosecutors speak in favor of The Line of Duty Act of 2013

McLennan County prosecutors are speaking out in support of Senator John Cornyn's Line of Duty Act of 2013.

Chicago man stands trial this week for 2011 murder of Killeen man

Trial resumes Tuesday for a Chicago man who is charged with the February 2011 shooting death of a Killeen man.

St. Joe researching snakebites, anti-venom effectiveness

The warmer weather has been welcomed in Central Texas but it also brings unwelcome visitors like snakes to your backyard.