Fort Hood shooter writes to ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.

$40 million lawsuit slams Ferguson police actions during recent protests

In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S.

Tony Stewart to return to NASCAR racing this weekend

Tony Stewart, who hasn't raced since he struck and killed a fellow driver with his car during a dirt track race earlier this month, will return to NASCAR racing at Atlanta, his team announced on its Twitter feed. Stewart missed three races after

South Park Trail remains closed for bee removal

Effective immediately, a portion of the City of Copperas Cove South Park Trail will be closed for bee removal.

Police ID man found dead in Copperas Cove on Wednesday

The Copperas Cove Police Department has identified the body they found Wednesday morning.

Downtown Waco businesses excited for Baylor's opening game

One of the most anticipated games for the Waco community takes place this weekend, the opening football game in the new Baylor McLane Stadium.

Bryan considering locations for new "Super Park"

After long discussion Bryan may be bringing a "super park" to town. The Bryan city council review plans for the possible park that could cost up to $20 million dollars.

Police badge missing for 15 years finally reunited with family

A police badge to an officer is a symbol who they are, what they stand for. It's a badge of honor, of hope and responsibility.

Festival looking for steak cook-off teams and volunteers

The Texas Reds Festival is looking for steak cook-off teams and volunteers. The cook-off awards are cash prizes, and awards will go to the top 3 teams. The deadline for entry for the steak cook-off is Sept. 1st.

Burn ban issued for McLennan County

McLennan County officials have ordered a burn ban for those who live the area. The dry and windy conditions caused officials to issue the ban for public safety.