BP told to fund disputed Gulf settlement program

A federal judge in New Orleans on Wednesday ordered BP to put up nearly $130 million for the next three months of Gulf oil spill settlements despite the oil company's complaints about excessive costs. BP has alleged the Court Supervised Settlemen

Texas daycare owner arrested after 4-month-old dies from overdose

Waco authorities have arrested a local daycare owner after a child died in under her supervision earlier this year. Marian Bergman Fraser, 49, was arrested Thursday morning on charges of injury to a child causing death.

Nidal Hasan hopes for death in Fort Hood killings, lawyers say

FORT HOOD, Texas (CNN) -- A military judge could rule Thursday on a defense claim that admitted Fort Hood gunman Maj.

Not a toy: Shark found on New York subway car

Commuters encountered an unexpected passenger when they boarded a New York City subway train early Wednesday: a shark. A still wet 1-and-a-half foot shark carcass was discovered on the floor of a subway car at around midnight in downtown Manhattan

Police: 4 dead after Texas man opens fire at ex-girlfriend's home, second house

A Texas man went on a gun attack in two cities late Wednesday, killing four people, including two at his ex-girlfriend's home, police said.

18-month-old child found wandering neighborhood alone

A toddler was found wandering alone in a west Waco neighborhood earlier today.

Waco woman charged with leaving child in hot car

A Waco woman is out of jail on a $5,000 bond, after being arrested for child endangerment.

VIDEO: Retired home builder, Navy sailor rebuilding homes for West veterans

The explosion in West, Texas killed 15 people and destroyed homes, businesses and other buildings within 37 blocks. Months after the destruction, one man is taking the initiative to rebuild his community.

First reading of Waco new animal ordinance passes

In hopes of eventually making Waco a "no-kill" city for animals, the city council has passed the initial reading of changes to the animal ordinance.

Fort Hood officials release name of soldier who died in her barracks

Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who was found unresponsive in her barracks room August 4th.