Nine-year-old shoots in state competition for disabled athletes

KBMT (KBMT) -- Nine year- old Cooper Slott is headed to Dallas this weekend for a big competition, The Elks Texas State Hoop Shoot. All he has to do to win, is hit the most free throws out of 25.

Customers Attack Waiter In Memphis Restaurant

Memphis, TN (WREG) -- A disturbance inside a Memphis restaurant led to a man getting cut with a knife and a pregnant woman sent to the hospital.

Pope's Twitter account to close as he leaves office, Vatican Radio says

(CNN) -- At the same time as Pope Benedict XVI leaves office on February 28, his Twitter presence as @Pontifex will also come to an end, according to Vatican Radio.

BMI: The Hidden Gem of Education

02/22/13 -- Building on a solid foundation will ensure that the future of the structure will last for years to come. Children who have a strong educational foundation will also have bright futures.

Don't recall sending that message? Maybe you're 'sleep texting'

(CNN) -- If you have a smartphone, you may have felt the embarrassment of sending a private message to the wrong person or having autocorrect fail you at just the wrong time.

Plastic bits in sausage leads to massive recall

(CNN) -- Packaged meat company Smithfield Packing Company is recalling some 38,000 pounds of pork sausage because it may contain small pieces of plastic, likely from gloves, the U.S.

From 3D graphics to biometric scans: How your smartphone will get smarter

CNN) -- Today's smartphones are much more than phones -- they are powerful, networked multimedia computers, and over the next 10 years they'll get far more advanced.

Police: Mom duct taped son's face

Sandusky, OH (WJW) -- An apparent joke between a mother and two children ended with criminal charges earlier this week. It happened Monday when Sandusky police received a complaint about Tiffany Ennis, 31, from the father of her son. The man to

Hotel with corpse in water tank has notorious past

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- The Cecil Hotel's dark past earned it a spot on Los Angeles tours long before a woman's body was found inside its rooftop water tank.

Aspiring rapper among dead after shooting, fiery crash on Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (CNN) -- A shooting and a fiery crash left three people dead in the neon heart of the Las Vegas Strip on Thursday, and police scrambled to find out who triggered the carnage.