House panel to vote on holding ex-IRS official in contempt

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Engaging a rarely used power, House Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa announced his committee will vote next Thursday on whether to hold former IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress for refusing to testify about the agenc

Three soldiers slain at Fort Hood identified

The three soldiers killed Wednesday at Fort Hood, Texas, came from different places. Two grew up in small towns, and one came from a seaside city in Puerto Rico. They all died in a shooting rampage that also left 16 soldiers wounded. Sgt.

McLennan board of trustees names new vice president

The McLennan Community College Board of Trustees has named Phil Rhodes, Ph.D., as the new vice president of research, effectiveness and information technology. He will start at the college on May 6.

Temple PD searches for homicide suspect

Temple Police Department is investigating a homicide that took place last night at a local grocery store.

Williams challenges Attorney General Eric Holder on Fort Hood

Today, Congressman Roger Williams (RTX-25) challenged Attorney General Eric Holder on the administration’s “workplace violence” designation of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting.

Army: Possible altercation 'immediately preceded' Fort Hood shooting

KILLEEN, Texas (CNN) -- [Breaking news update, posted at 11:48 a.m.

5 Things to Know for your New Day -- Friday, April 4, 2014

The search begins for fading pings from the Malaysian jet's data recorders. A community asks why after the Fort Hood shooting. And severe weather hits the central United States.

Again, a female cop is hero at Fort Hood

A soldier has committed a deadly mass shooting at Texas' Fort Hood again. And again, a female police officer was involved in bringing the violent rampage to an end.

1 killed, 1 critically injured in Temple robbery

Temple detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at local grocery store late Wednesday.

Fort Hood shooting: Psychiatric issues 'fundamental underlying causal factor'

KILLEEN, Texas (CNN) -- A man opens fire at a military base, gunning down fellow soldiers before ending his own life. A hero steps in, trying to save lives.