Police: TV host Jimmy Savile exploited fame to abuse children on vast scale

LONDON (CNN) -- Britain's late TV presenter and radio host Jimmy Savile sexually abused hundreds of people and carried out more than 30 rapes, police said Friday, as they unveiled a report exposing "vast, predatory and opportunistic&qu

What to do if you have the flu

CNN) -- You feel worse by the hour. Your joints ache, your head feels heavy, you can't stop coughing, you're freezing even as your temperature keeps climbing, your stomach is upset, even your eyes hurt. Face it: You have the flu.

Will `Abenomics' lift Japan from recession?

CNN) -- As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most le

Wireless AMBER alerts: What are they, and who gets them?

Many people may have received mobile text alerts on their cell phones when an Amber Alert has been issued in their area. We've heard from many East Texans who want to know more about them.

Fort Hood suicide numbers rise

Very few know what it’s like to be a soldier, but most  know that it’s a very tough and stressful commitment.

Couple wanted for stealing...motor oil

Waco Police have released surveillance footage of a rather odd theft that happened early last month and they are asking for your help identifying the two in the video. Check it out.

Harker Heights approves new subdivision

The Harker Heights city council has approved a 100-acre subdivision by a 4-1 vote Tuesday night. Construction can now resume on the property called, 'The Grove at Whitten Place.'

CS council considers resolution for regulations on payday, auto title lenders

When an emergency happens and you need access to cash quickly many turn to short term loans as a fix but because of a lack of state regulation, it's easy to fall behind on payments, and before you know it you're trapped in a cycle of de

Bryan man on trial for possession of child pornography

Trial is underway for a Bryan man accused of having more than 300 images of child pornography. 37-year-old Nivlac Simmons is facing five charges of possession of child pornography.

McLennan County Sheriff's Office makes large drug raid Wednesday morning

Just barely a week in office and Parnell McNamara is already making strides to get drugs off the streets.