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Burglar shoots at homeowner, escapes through patrol car window

KILLEEN -- Police have arrested a man for burglarizing a home and shooting at the owner.

Lawmakers propose four day school weeks to save money

WACO -- Texas lawmakers are still looking for ways to cut school budgets. One of the solutions they're considering is going from a five day school week to a four day school week.

Lockdown ends after bomb-making device found at Killeen-Fort Hood Airport

UPDATE -- Killeen Police have now figured out how the explosives got into the rental truck at the airport.

Governer Perry asks for help with wildfires

All but two of the 254 counties in Texas have been affected by wildfires. Wildfires continue to burn across Texas, scorching a million and a half acres so far.

Parents arrested after son's remains were found in a box

PASADENA- A mother and father were arrested Sunday after the remains of their 10-year-old son were found in a box in the back of their car.  

Gatesville High School teen arrested for making terroristic threats

GATESVILLE- Police tell us 18-year-old Nathaniel Seth Gray was arrested this morning after another student told their parents that Gray said he had intentions to bring a gun to school, shoot certain people that were close to him, and then open

Gas demand down, bike sales skyrocket

Gas prices are nearing four dollars a gallon, and gasoline sales are down, but a local motorcycle company says their sales are up. Now, more people are choosing to ride fuel-efficient bikes, to save a little cash.

Elderly man killed crossing street in Waco

A 60-year-old man was killed Thursday night when he tried to cross the street at 11th and West Waco Drive. Officers say the man, whose name has not yet been released, was hit by a car headed on Waco Drive around 10:20 p.m.

Additional arrest made in Spring St. shooting

Waco police made an additional arrest in relation to the shooting on Spring St. Thursday afternoon. Officers arrested 25-year-old Kennedy Hardway on one count of capital murder and two counts of attempted capital murder.

Waco ISD jobs in limbo

Wednesday night, the Waco ISD school board agreed to terminate nearly 200 teachers contracts for next school year. They say that is the worst case scenario, and plan to rehire most of those teachers.