McLennan County Sheriff removes microwaves from jail cells to reduce violent scalding incidents

Microwaves have been used, not only to heat food, but also to severely injure others at the McLennan County Jail.  

Missing elderly Killeen man found safe

Mr. Bailey was located Monday afternoon and is in good condition.

Early morning sleet causing numerous crashes

Early-morning sleet has been causing headaches for many Waco commuters Monday.

Police investigate Sunday night sexual assault in North Waco

Waco police are investigating a sexual assault that occured in North Waco Sunday night, where a victim was assaulted by two teenage males.

Several businesses closed due to traffic accident

Multiple wrecks, due to icy roads, caused by freezing temperatures have proven to be a real problem in Waco Monday morning.

Survivors mark 1-year anniversary of Costa Concordia disaster

A boat's horn bellowed 32 times off the coast of Italy on Sunday, honoring each of the victims who died a year ago when a luxury cruise liner ran aground.

France determined to 'eradicate' terrorism in Mali, official says

As a new round of French military strikes targeted Islamist rebels in Mali on Sunday, both sides of the fight said they were determined to win.

Ex-Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, convicted of killings, will be retried

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who is serving a life sentence for ordering the deaths of peaceful protesters during the revolution that eventually deposed him, will get a new trial.

Cannon from Revolutionary War found with gunpowder, cannonball in New York

This could have caused a major blast from the past. Workers cleaning a cannon, last fired more than 200 years ago, were shocked to find Friday that it was still loaded with gunpowder, wadding and a cannonball.

Motorcycle rider critically injured in Friday night accident

According to the police report, officers responded to a traffic crash at Highway 84 and Speegleville Road at 11 p.m. Friday night. Officers determined a motorcycle was traveling north on Old Lorena Road, approaching U.S. Highway 84.