Israel: American arrested for allegedly plotting attacks on Muslim sites

JERUSALEM (CNN) -- An American man has been arrested in Israel for allegedly acquiring explosives stolen from Israel's military that he planned to use to attack Muslim holy sites, Israeli authorities said Tuesday. According to Shin Beit, Israel'

Senate Democrats release report criticizing CIA use of torture

The CIA's harsh interrogations of terrorist detainees during the Bush era didn't work, were more brutal than previously revealed and delivered no "ticking time bomb" information that prevented an attack, according to an explos

Jonathan Gruber: 'I am embarrassed, and I am sorry'

MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber apologized Tuesday for his "glib, thoughtless and sometimes downright insulting comments" about Obamacare and the intelligence of American voters.

Police kill intruder who stabbed student in NY synagogue

A police officer shot and killed an "emotionally disturbed," knife-wielding man who had stabbed a student in a Brooklyn synagogue early Tuesday, authorities said. The man walked into the Chabad Lubavitch World Headquarters around 1 a.m., where s

Third man sentenced to 20 years prison for beating death of Robinson man

A third man has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty on Monday to charges stemming from the July 2012 beating death of a Robinson man. Joe Orlando Gutierrez, 31, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

Man receives 40 year prison sentence for pleading guilty to possession of controlled substance

A Central Texas man has been sentenced to prison after he pleaded guilty in the 19th District Court to possession of controlled substance with intent to deliver, to-wit: methamphetamine (habitual

6 killed when small plane crashes into Maryland house

A twin-engine plane crashed into a house in a Gaithersburg, Maryland, subdivision on Monday morning, killing three people in the plane, and a mother and two small boys in the residence, according to local and federal authorities.

Paul McCartney is glad he and John Lennon repaired friendship

Thirty-four years after his friend and songwriting partner John Lennon was shot and killed, Paul McCartney still remembers the jolt of his death.

Navasota man allegedly spits on hospital staff after being involved in Hit and Run

A Navasota man allegedly involved in a hit and run is facing additional charges after police say he spat on hospital staff members that were treating his injuries.

Help Portrait event in Bryan brings smiles to local families

A family portrait is a great gift to give during the holiday season, and a Bryan group, part of a worldwide effort called Help Portrait, is helping those who can't afford the cost of a photographer experience the joy of a photo shoot.