Police won’t be opening a major investigation into the disappearance of a mysterious silver-colored monolith that generated international attention and a mess when curious visitors made their way to the site of the discovery in the Utah desert.
The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by weary Americans longing for a path back to normal life. But criminals are waiting, too, ready to use that desperation to their advantage, federal investigators say.
An attorney for the state Department of Corrections wrote in a letter to the South Carolina Supreme Court last week that the agency cannot carry out the execution of Richard Bernard Moore due to the lack of drugs, which it has not had stocked since 2013. The Associated Press obtained a copy of the letter.
The days after Thanksgiving are full of deals and discounts, even for local businesses. One shop in Waco is taking advantage of their first Cyber Monday, thanks to changes they made during the pandemic.
With COVID-19 hitting many Central Texas families hard this holiday season, Mission Waco and dozens of bikers collected toy donations from local churches to sell at more affordable prices to struggling families Sunday.
A summer of delay and inconsistency from state political and education leaders left Texas schools little time to prepare for an academic year with millions of students learning from home. Now many of those kids are failing through no fault of their own.