Thousands honor fallen soldiers at local veteran cemetery

Thousands gathered today in Killeen to honor fallen soldiers. The ceremony at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery was attended by local city leaders and officials from Fort Hood.

Yegua Creek Park back open after year and a half closure

Looking out on the water this Memorial Day, it's hard to imagine just a month earlier Yegua Creek Park at Lake Somerville was shut down.

Man sentenced in brother's murder

The man accused of shooting his brother to death along Highway 21 in Brazos County last March is sentenced to life in prison.

VIDEO: Newborn baby saved from sewage pipe

Firefighters in east China's Zhejiang Province rescued a newborn infant from sewage pipe on Saturday afternoon.

Weekend road rage incident turns deadly

Bell County authorities are investigating what appeared to have been a road rage incident that led to one man's death on Saturday.

VIDEO: Vet creates art for soldiers

A Michigan man who served in Vietnam is honoring vets through his artwork. Charles Hamilton created "The Journey" to help other veterans find peace when they return from war.

Memorial Day celebrated at Waco Memorial Cemetery

While many of you enjoyed a good barbeque, time with family, and perhaps a day off from work, local leaders and veterans don't want us to miss the true meaning of today's Memorial Day holiday.

VIDEO: 98-year-old man skydives for charity

A 98-year-old central Florida man spent his saturday jumping out of a plane. Don Sugg was skydiving for charity. This fundraising event was for a shelter that helps homeless charities.

Prosecutor: Oregon teen planned Columbine-style attack at his school

Sniffer dogs will search an Oregon high school for explosives before students return from the Memorial Day weekend, because one of their classmates was planning to attack them with bombs, police said.

Oklahoma graduations provide respite from tragedy

-- Five days ago, Miranda Mann huddled in a science classroom at Southmoore High School. She should have been filed with pride, relief and excitement about her upcoming graduation.