China's latest investment craze: U.S. pecans

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The Chinese are developing a thing for U.S. pecans. Attracted by their perceived health benefits, the Chinese are gobbling up pecans from the United States in record amounts.

Could Egypt fall apart?

(CNN) -- The renewed bloodshed and defiant protests in Egypt prompts a provocative question: Could Egypt really collapse? Just two years into a revolution that ignited during the Arab Spring, Egypt's defense minister warned this week the raging co

Dr. Phil: Alleged mastermind of Te'o hoax 'deeply' in love with him

(CNN) -- The man who claims to have been behind the Manti Te'o girlfriend hoax told talk show host Phil McGraw that he was in love with the Notre Dame linebacker.

Killer cats leave billions of avian, rodent victims, study finds

(CNN) -- Think of the world's most prolific killers, and you might come up with a list that includes sharks, lions and even humans. But our smaller, feline friends may be higher up on the list than previously thought, says a report in the journal

Standoff drags into third day as man holds boy in underground bunker

MIDLAND CITY, Alabama (CNN) -- Somewhere underneath this red Alabama dirt is a little boy. A kindergartner, snatched from the safety of his school bus by a gunman and stashed in an underground bunker; A boy who needs daily medication; A chil

Two dead after head-on collision in Waco Wednesday afternoon

Two people are dead as the result of a head-on collision in Waco Wednesday afternoon.

Killeen officer injured in chase when trying to stop driver of stolen vehicle

The Killeen Police Department is investigating a pursuit, which resulted in an officer's injury Wednesday morning.

Bryan K-9s get ballistic vests thanks to Aggie grad

Thanks to a determined Aggie animal-lover, the Bryan Police Department's K-9 unit received a gift today that will help better protect them in the future while they protect us.

TEEX awarded $25k grant

The Texas Engineering Extension Service trains around 80,000 firefighters every year and today they were awarded a much needed grant to help fund scholarships in the future.

A&M bomb threat supsect indicted

The Bryan man accused of sending the Texas A&M bomb threat hoax back in October has now been indicted by a Brazos County grand jury.