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4-month-old found dead in Texas motel

Fort Worth Police await autopsy results to determine how a four-month-old child died. The infant's body was discovered at a Motel 6 located at 6600 South Freeway.

Village of Ruidoso moves to Level I fire restrictions

Because of recent moisture from the monsoons, the Village of Ruidoso has moved to Level I Fire Restrictions. Although the restrictions are being downgraded, please continue to be vigilant and call 911 if you see any signs of smoke.

8-year-old's free concert in yard goes viral

A hand-made sign led to a musical milestone for a Minneapolis boy.

Texas child, 9, wakes up to man molesting her

Parker County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 35-year-old Israel Andrade Saturday morning and charged him with burglary of a habitation, with the intent to commit indecency with a child, a first-degree felony.

Child rescued after being locked inside safe

A 4-year-old child is safe after being rescued from being locked inside a safe at a Beaumont business Friday afternoon.

Amelia Earhart completes around-the-world flight

It's been said there's something in a name. Now, a 31-year-old Denver woman named after pilot Amelia Earhart is celebrating a feat her namesake could not. Earhart circled the world in a single-engine plane.

Dogs catch some waves on the SoCal coast

These surfing pups make it look easy. More than 50 dogs hopped on surf boards and caught some waves in Southern California Sunday. It was part of the ninth annual Petco Surf-Dog Competition.

Ex-captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being assigned to job on Texas Army post

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has finished undergoing therapy and counseling at an Army hospital in San Antonio and could return to an Army unit on a Texas post as early as Monday, a defense official tells CNN.

President Obama to push road and bridge projects

This week, President Obama plans to pressure lawmakers into finding a way to keep money flowing to road and bridge projects before funding dries up next month.

New research shows decreased sense of smell could be sign of Alzheimer's

Your sense of smell could be an indication of alzheimer's disease. Scientists say new research shows that a decreased ability to correctly identify odors could associated with the loss of brain cell function.

Planet of the Apes movie dominates weekend box office

The latest adventure of the Planet of the Apes franchise was a hit at the weekend box office. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took in more than $70 million this past weekend.

New developments into Alzheimer's disease

Your sense of smell could be an indication of Alzheimer's disease. Scientists said new research shows that a decreased ability to correctly identify odors could associated with the loss of brain cell function.

Seven earthquakes shake Oklahoma in two days

(CNN) -- On Saturday and Sunday in Oklahoma, there were seven earthquakes. You read that right. Not tornadoes. Earthquakes.

Inside Texas Politics: Children at the Border

On this week's edition of WFAA-TV's Inside Texas Politics, I talked with host Jason Whitely and Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist Bob Ray Sanders about last week's announcement that UT-Austin President Bill Powers will step down ne

Political Chatter: Battle lines are drawn in immigration debate

(CNN) -- The ball is now in Congress' court.