Vehicle pileups injure 10 in Indiana, kill 3 in Michigan

(CNN) -- A chain-reaction crash involving 40 vehicles in Indiana injured 10 people Thursday who were sent to area hospitals, police said. One person was in critical condition, said Indiana State Police spokesman Rich Myers. No fatalities were r

NASA, Texas towns mark Columbia disaster

(CNN) -- It started as a dot -- a bright, white star that raced across the Southwest. Over Texas, the dot became a streak that thickened, then spawned smaller streaks -- "little sparklies," Linda Steed recalled.

Files may reveal what the Catholic Church in Los Angeles knew about sex abuse

(CNN) -- A California judge has forced the Archdiocese of Los Angeles to release some 12,000 pages of church documents revealing how it handled allegations of priest sexual abuse. There were many -- 192 priests and bishops were named in litigation

Student shot, wounded at Atlanta middle school

(CNN) -- A 14-year-old student suffered a gunshot wound to the head Thursday outside a middle school in Atlanta, Georgia, police and school officials said.

New York's brash former mayor, Ed Koch, dies at 88

(CNN) -- Ed Koch, the brash former New York City mayor who typically greeted constituents with a "How'm I doin'?" died Friday at the age of 88, his spokesman said.

Car thief leads police on chase, injures officer

A Killeen officer was hospitalized after he was injured during a chase Thursday morning.

Proposed Brazos Valley Recycling landfill project put on hold

A proposed landfill at Brazos Valley Recycling has a number of homeowners outraged.

Reward offered for Most Wanted fugitive gang member

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Antwain Alexander, 43, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a $7,500 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

Gun, drugs found in convicted felon's car during traffic stop

A convicted felon is pulled over and arrested in Bryan during a routine traffic stop. 35-year-old Jeffrey Chatham was pulled over Tuesday evening after a constable spotted him driving by.

Fort Hood personnel slated to serve in Afghanistan in spring 2013

The Department of Defense today identified three major units to deploy as part of the upcoming rotation of forces operating in Afghanistan.