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A Waco man was held Wednesday in the McLennan County Jail after police arrested him in connection with a Craiglist scam that involved counterfeit cash.
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SpaceX, which tests its rocket motors at its facility in McGregor west of Waco, is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to the International Space Station.
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Gopherus agassizii is the binomial name given to the desert tortoise, a roughly foot-long creature with a lifespan that can stretch to more than half-a-century.
Family Dollar employee Pamela Ramos assists John Conner with a purchase at a store in Waco, Texas.
Kimberly Farr Petetan's family left the courtroom Tuesday as prosecutors flashed graphic pictures of the Gatesville native's on a screen in a Waco state district courtroom during the first day of the capital murder trial of the man they say shot her to death and abducted her daughter in 2012.
The first day of testimony is wrapping up Tuesday afternoon in the Carnell Petetan Jr. capital murder trial in McLennan County.
The current Mars Retrograde may be quite the blessing when considering the Red Planet is a major planetary component behind the potentially explosive Cardinal Grand Cross happening this month.
Chad Koss, the fourth member of a Waco family that prosecutors say is linked to a two-state drug trafficking operation, was free on bond Tuesday after appearing Monday before a federal magistrate in Waco.
The federal government's dominance of land ownership in Western states has become untenable, says poet and rancher Waddie Mitchell.
A 42-year-old Waco man has been arrested in connection with an incident that occurred Saturday night, into Sunday morning, where he is accused of putting something in a woman's drink, then sexually assaulting her.
A collaboration between local schools and law enforcement is getting praise from Washington.
A FREEZE WARNING is in effect tonight for McLennan, Coryell, Lampasas, Mills, Hamilton, Bosque, and Hill Counties ... Temperatures tonight cold drop below freezing across parts of Central Texas, which would tie our latest freeze on record.
A dispute between federal authorities and a Nevada rancher over 400 cattle grazing on federal land that ended peacefully Sunday brought to mind two Western standoffs from two decades ago.
A leading group that fights anti-Semitism sent out a security alert last week to Jewish community organizations across the country warning that there was "increased potential" for violent attacks against their centers.
One man is in the McLennan County Jail after an hours long standoff with Waco police Sunday night.