Bryan man jumped and then robbed

A Bryan man is jumped then robbed by several assailants. We're told the robbery happened in the 600 block of West 28th Street near downtown Bryan early this morning.

Pecan thrashing is a common occurrence in Waco this fall

A common crime you may be unaware of is becoming more popular this fall in the city of Waco. It's called pecan thrashing.

Midway ISD employee arrested on 2 counts of child indecency

A Midway ISD employee was arrested Thursday on two counts of child indecency, following an investigation by the Hewitt Police Department.

From the beautiful to the barmy: Christmas lights around the world

Blame it on my childhood. During the 1970's in suburban Worcester, Massachusetts, it was long my mother's ambition to grace our brick Colonial with hush-inducing purity.

Cuba accuses U.S. of lying about jailed American's health

HAVANA, Cuba -- A high-ranking Cuban diplomat Wednesday accused U.S. officials of lying about the case of jailed American contractor Alan Gross and said Havana would not bend to pressure to free Gross immediately.

Pentagon told to plan for cuts ahead of fiscal cliff

WASHINGTON -- The White House has ordered the military to start planning for the possibility of cutting $500 billion from its budget over the next 10 years as part of the fiscal cliff, Pentagon officials said on Wednesday. Agency spokesman George

Washington starts issuing same-sex marriage licenses

(CNN) -- Shortly after the clock struck midnight, two Seattle women legitimized their 35-year love affair early Thursday by becoming the first same-sex couple to receive a marriage license in King County, Washington.

Barefoot 'homeless' man from viral NYPD photo has apartment, city agency says

NEW YORK -- The barefoot, apparently homeless man depicted in a widely publicized photo of a New York police officer offering him a pair of boots is not really homeless, according to the head of a city agency. On the frigid night of November 14, p

New Afghanistan commander brings quiet, steady leadership to drawdown

(CNN) -- With little fanfare Monday, Marine Gen.

Hunters may have found missing Iowa cousins

(CNN) -- An Iowa family that's been hoping for good news since two young cousins disappeared in July is now grappling with the worst.