Second ETX twister confirmed on Christmas Day

On Thursday morning, officials confirmed a second tornado touched down in Houston County on Christmas Day.

CS offers free Christmas tree recycle program

It's time to box up those holiday decorations and if you prefer the cedar pines trees over the artificial ones, the city of College Station has a free program to take advantage of to get rid of your used spruce.

Waco Humane Society needs blankets for the winter

Hundreds of animals at the Waco Humane Society cling to their blankets, which for some, is their only sense of security while waiting to be adopted.

Bryan PD: Don't take part in illegal activites on New Year's Eve

The Bryan Police Department encourages you to have a safe and fun New Year’s Eve celebration by keeping the safety of others in mind.

NRA president: Schools should have choice on how to arm

National Rifle Association President David Keene said Thursday that schools across the country should decide how best to defend students and faculty.

Newtown official: We're overwhelmed, so please stop mailing us packages

Newtown, Connecticut, has received so many gifts since the December 14 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary that a local official is kindly asking people to stop sending them. The mail office and workers just can't handle the volume.

Toyota to pay $1.1 billion in recall case

Toyota Motors agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a class-action suit by car owners who claimed they suffered economic loss because of unintended acceleration in its cars.

Baby recliners recalled after five deaths

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Major U.S. stores are recalling a popular baby recliner after reports of five fatalities, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Thursday.

What to do with your old gadgets

(CNN) -- If you received shiny new gadgets for the holidays, you probably have some older device that is now unwanted or obsolete.

'Les Misérables' tops Christmas box office

(CNN) -- Lucky for "Les Misérables," it seems moviegoers were in the mood for music this Christmas.