Three years later, no sign of missing family

Susan Blake writes her son Joseph all the time. "I send him e-mails," she says, "keeping him updated on what's going on." Each e-mail goes unanswered. All she can do is hope that he sees them.

Pentagon laying off 46,000 employees

The Pentagon has begun laying off 46,000 contract and temporary civilian employees in an effort to cut back on military spending, the No. 2 Pentagon official said on Friday.

Waco man in jail after burglarizing daycare

A Waco man is in jail after breaking into a daycare and being caught with stolen property and drugs.

New UV Disinfection Technology aims to eliminate cross-contamination in hospitals

Every day, thousands of patients are admitted to hospitals across the country. And, with each patient admitted, comes the risk of cross-contamination.

Killeen man in jail on murder charge now indicted for punching guard in face

A Killeen man, who is in jail on murder charges, has been indicted again for reportedly punching a jail guard in the face.

Sexual assualt reported at Waco motel

Police arrested a Waco man Thursday night for sexually assaulting a female acquaintance.

Hinckley lawyer wants Secret Service report on visit

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A lawyer for John Hinckley Jr. is demanding Secret Service surveillance records from a trip the presidential assailant took last March to see his mother.

U.S. Navy warship will have to be lifted off Philippine reef

(CNN) -- The U.S Navy minesweeper that grounded on a Philippine reef last week has taken on water and sustained too much damage to be towed off, the Navy says. "It's got hull penetrations in several places, and there is a significant amount of wat

'Braids' may heat sun's corona, study says

(CNN) -- The sun's outer atmosphere, called the corona, is much hotter than its surface.

Did Earth get zapped in the eighth century?

(CNN) -- History books may tell you that in the eighth century, the Moors invaded Spain and Mayan civilization was on the decline, but they don't say anything about the Earth being irradiated.