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Cornyn opposes Don't Ask, Don't Tell repeal

A Senate vote was expected today on a repeal of the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy that bans gays from the military.

Baylor Bears headed to Reliant Stadium for bowl game

WACO -- Football season isn't over yet for the Baylor Bears. The team has accepted a bid to play in the Texas Bowl against the University of Illinois in Houston.

Woman killed crossing road

On Saturday at approximately 6:09 p.m., Waco officers were dispatched to Chapel Road at Lost Trails on an auto pedestrian accident. 65-year-old Coni Dann of Waco was struck when she tried to cross Chapel Road on foot.

Tis the season of break-ins

Break-ins increase during this time of year. Police say it's because thieves are more tempted by heavy shopping.  Katelin Kelly reports.

Recording your history for generations to come

StoryCorps is a nonprofit organization who provides Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs, the opportunity to record, share, and preserve the stories of their lives.

How to lower electric costs during the colder season

As colder weather continues, electricity costs are expected to rise. The Better Business Bureau says that protecting your home before the harshest weather sets in, can save money in the long run.

Alcoholic beverage discontinued from most stores

The alcoholic beverage, Four Loco, is becoming more difficult to obtain.

Groups gather in Waco for World Aids Day

WACO -- Today is national Aids Day. People gathered in Waco to raise HIV and AIDS awareness and to promote education and acceptance.

Unemployment benefits could end for many before Christmas

WACO -- Unemployment benefits could start to run out for millions of Americans this week after Congress failed to pass an extension.. The loss of benefits is leaving some worried they have nothing to fall back on.

Investigation continues in Fort Hood soldier death

FORT HOOD -- Fort Hood officials announced the death of a soldier in Killeen.  Officials say 22 year-old Private First Class Bryant Michael Evans of Ohio died from an apparent gunshot wound on Nov. 26.