Defense calls no witnesses in abortion doctor's murder trial

The defense in the murder trial of a Philadelphia doctor accused of performing illegal late-term abortions rested Wednesday without calling any witnesses.

Man arrested in ricin case

Tupelo's police chief said Everett Dutschke is under arrest in connection wth the ricin letters sent to President Obama, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker and Lee County Justice Court Judge Sadie Holland.

Texas governor demands apology over newspaper's plant blast cartoon

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is demanding an apology from a California newspaper that published a cartoon that seemed to link his push for less regulations to the recent fertilizer plant explosion that killed 14.

SCAM ALERT: Utilities scammers targeting victims by phone

Utility companies throughout the US and Canada are warning their customers about a new con. Scammers are calling residents and impersonating utility staff, claiming to be collecting on late bills.

A&M students plan "A Night Out in BCS" to benefit West

The Bryan-College Station community knows what it's like to lose several public servants in the line of duty.

TEEX mobilizes public works assessment team for West

In the wake of last week's explosion in West, the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service has mobilized a public works assessment team. The team arrived in West on Thursday.

Airplane landing gear from 9/11 found in NYC

An aircraft part apparently from one of the airliners that hit the World Trade Center towers on September 11, 2001, has been found in Lower Manhattan, New York police said Friday.

VIDEO: 14-year-old creates hit list of schoolmates

An eighth grader in Northern Utah is under arrest after being accused of making a hit list of classmates he wanted to kill.

VIDEO: Student makes video, claims 'Some girls deserve rape'

A University of Arizona student angered many on campus this week with a controversial video. In the video, Dean Saxton, is holding signs that read: "You deserve rape," and "Sorority girls are whores."

Mother arrested in connection with house fire that killed her 4 children

A South Carolina mother is arrested in connection with the death of her four children in a house fire. Hope Hawkins was taken into custody Thursday night.