Massachusetts appeals ruling on prisoner sex change

Massachusetts is appealing a federal judge's ruling that the state must pay for the sex-change surgery of a transsexual prison inmate.

Brazos County Sheriff's Office trying to combat prescription drug abuse

BRAZOS COUNTY -- Prescription pills are everywhere now and according to the DEA it's the second most common form of drug abuse in our country only behind marijuana.

Waco officer shot at in local park

A Waco police officer is allegedly shot at Wednesday night at Bells Hill Park.

'Sons of Anarchy' actor dead in Hollywood murder mystery

Los Angeles (CNN) -- The violent deaths of "Sons of Anarchy" actor Johnny Lewis and an elderly woman in an affluent Hollywood neighborhood Wednesday is a murder mystery for Los Angeles police. Lewis, 28, whose acting resumé included "The O.C." and

Infant Deaths Prompt Doctors’ Outcry: Get the Shot!

Babies are dying in Texas — deaths that health officials say can be prevented. At last count, six children have died of pertussis, or whooping cough, in Texas this year.

New chapter in Jimmy Hoffa search: Police to drill beneath Michigan home

(CNN) -- In America's endless search for Jimmy Hoffa, police will drill Friday beneath a concrete slab at a suburban Detroit residence after a tipster claimed a body was buried there at the same time the former Teamsters boss disappeared in

BAYLOR LENDS A HAND THROUGH DIRT FOR THE TALITHA KOUM INSTITUTE

Waco – The leadership of the Talitha Koum Institute recently decided to permanently close their Junior Olympic sized pool and utilize the space to expand their therapeutic services to Waco children.

Tycoon offers HK$500 million to wed 'married' daughter

Hong Kong (CNN) -- The daughter of the tycoon who on Tuesday offered HK$500 million (US$64 million) to any man who would marry her found the proposal "quite entertaining," she told CNN.

New left turn signal being installed Thursday in CS

COLLEGE STATION -- Heads up for drivers: a new traffic light is coming to Bryan-College Station that many have never seen before.