A deadly shootout at a popular Waco restaurant on Sunday left at least nine people dead and another 18 people injured, and police fear that there could be more bloodshed.
The Twin Peaks at Central Texas Marketplace is allegedly a hotbed of gang activity. The Waco Police Department told CBS 11 on Sunday that management had remained uncooperative for the last two months.
Led by Hall of Fame coach Kim Mulkey, Baylor enters its matchup in the women’s NCAA Tournament against Iowa as confident as ever.
Baylor coach Kim Mulkey is already talking about the NCAA Final Four that will be played two years from now in Dallas, about 100 miles from the Waco campus.
In Texas, the cars derailed Saturday evening near Valley Mills, a town about 25 miles northwest of Waco.
Nina Davis scored 17 points and Baylor won at home again in the NCAA Tournament, advancing with a 77-36 first-round victory over the NSU Lady Demons on Friday.
R.J. Hunter’s 3-pointer with 2.7 seconds remaining capped a comeback from a 12-point deficit and lifted 14th-seeded Georgia State to a 57-56 opening-game victory over third-seeded Baylor
With Big 12 player of the year Nina Davis and national assists leader Niya Johnson, the fifth-ranked Lady Bears will open the NCAA Tournament at home for the fourth time in five years.
There is nothing unusual about Baylor going into the Big 12 women’s tournament already with a trophy.
Baylor says running back Silas Nacita will no longer be part of the football program because of rules violations that affect his eligibility.
A ex-financial planner in Central Texas faces up to 20 years in prison for running a Ponzi scheme and stealing nearly $8.4 million from clients.
A Central Texas man in prison for not registering as a sex offender must serve 80 more years for trying to hire a hit man to kill the judge in his case.