TX sex offender reward increased to $15,000

The reward for Juan Jose Villa, 36, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender has increased to $15,000 for information leading to his arrest if the tip comes in during the month of April.

Bryan Texas Utilities going solar

The Bryan Solar Park in West Texas is going live this month and for the first time ever Bryan Texas Utilities will be getting power from solar panels.

Waco officials warn of scams geared toward senior citizens

The Waco Police Department is warning senior citizens of scams occurring in and around the Central Texas area. The scams are dealing with construction of homes, restoration, yard work and driveway paving.

AIER releases top college destinations index for 2012

The American Institute of Economic Research has released its top 75 College Destinations Index from 2012. The study is based on the following categories:

Chilling with my Peeps

There comes a time in every food writer's life when they must reluctantly remove thine fancy trousers and succumb to the sugar-fueled enthusiasm the public expresses for mass market Easter candy. Last year, Americans spent nearly $2 billion on Eas

April Fools: Google's smell-o-vision, electronics for cats and bacon mouthwash

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- April Fools is here, and the usual suspects are at it again with fake product launches. Google announced the launch of a new smell search feature, Google Nose.

Obama back on golf course after spending outcry from GOP

Nearly a month after forced spending cuts prompted some Republicans to call on President Barack Obama to cease his weekend golf outings, the commander-in-chief returned to the links for a springtime round Saturday. It's the first time Obama has re

2 dead in China from unusual bird flu strain

HONG KONG (CNN) -- Two people in China have died and another remains critical after falling ill with a strain of bird flu not detected before in humans, the official Chinese news agency Xinhua reported.

'Glee' star Cory Monteith checks into rehab

"Glee" actor Cory Monteith, who's portrayed Finn Hudson on the Fox comedy since it began in 2009, has checked into rehab.

Scores of Tulsa dental patients tested for hepatitis, HIV exposure

TULSA, Oklahoma (CNN) -- They'd gone to W. Scott Harrington's dentist office in a Tulsa, Oklahoma, suburb to have a wisdom tooth pulled or perhaps have their jaw realigned.