FBI: Nationwide child prostitution sweep leads to 104 arrests, 79 children rescued

During a three-day law enforcement sweep targeting the problem of teenage prostitution, officers rescued 79 children and arrested 104 alleged pimps, the FBI announced Monday.

Former BU Basketball Player Charged With Extortion

WACO -- This afternoon a former Baylor basketball player appeared in federal court in Waco on charges of extortion.

Relief in sight at the gas pump

WACO -- One thing almost everyone can agree on? It's a blessing that gas prices are going down and staying down, at least for now. "It's awesome, it's easier to afford finally."

Police interview suspects in connection to local shooting

WACO -- A man is now recovering from multiple gunshot wounds as police continue to interview several people who may be connected to the shooting.

Governor Rick Perry responds to Supreme Courts decision on Arizona immigration

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on Arizona’s immigration law:

Lonesome George, last of the Pinta Island tortoises, dies

(CNN) -- Lonesome George, the last surviving Pinta Island giant tortoise, has died at his home in the Galapagos Islands. Scientists believe he was more than 100 years old.

House vote to hold attorney general Holder in contempt possible soon

The U.S. House could, for the first time in history, vote this week to cite a sitting U.S. attorney general for contempt of Congress.

Supreme Court to rule Thursday on health care

The U.S. Supreme Court will rule Thursday on the constitutionality of the sweeping health care law championed by President Barack Obama.

Attorney: Sandusky to appeal child sex abuse convictions

Former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky will appeal his convictions on numerous counts of child sexual abuse, a member of his defense team says.

Supreme Court sides with U.S. in Arizona immigration case

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled largely in favor of the U.S. government Monday in a controversial case involving an Arizona law that sought to crack down on illegal immigration.