Russian tycoon Khodorkovsky's prison sentence cut by 2 years

MOSCOW (CNN) -- A Moscow court has reduced the sentences of jailed Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his former business partner Platon Lebedev by two years, the Russian Legal Information Agency said Thursday.

BBB advises caution when buying a puppy for the holidays

CENTRAL TEXAS — All too often, common sense seems to fly out the window when faced with an adorable animal, but buying a pet is a long-term investment.

Deadline extended for grant funds available to landowners near East Texas national forests

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – In an effort to reduce wildfire hazards on private lands, Texas A&M Forest Service is administering U.S.

Marijuana use holds steady among U.S. teens

(CNN) -- Marijuana use is holding steady among eighth, 10th- and 12th-graders in the United States and tobacco smoking rates remain low. Those are some of the results published in the annual Monitoring the Future study, a survey of more than 45,00

American crowned Miss Universe for first time in 15 years

(CNN) -- For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant. Olivia Culpo, 20, of Rhode Island, donned the coveted tiara Wednesday night.

'A Christmas Story,' 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' join National Film Registry

(CNN) -- Just in time for the seasonal TV marathons, the Library of Congress' National Film Registry has recognized "A Christmas Story" as a cultural touchstone.

Local man is ready to sell Star Wars collection

One local man has been collecting Star Wars memorabilia since he was four. Now he says it’s time for it all to go. Tim Vanzile says his collection could be worth 125-thousand dollars.

Home invaders rob female at gunpoint

For the second day in a row, a female Waco resident has been robbed at gunpoint at her own house. The call came in at about 11:30 P.M. Tuesday.

Police identify burned body found in Killeen home

Authorities have identified the body found in a questionable death that occurred Tuesday in Killeen on Taft Street. The woman has been identified as Robin Ann Hetherington, 56,  and next of kin has been alerted.

Twin Peaks plans to expand into Central Texas

Twin Peaks has announced Wednesday they will expand into several new markets, including Central Texas.