'Gone With the Wind' actress Alicia Rhett dies at 98

 Alicia Rhett, who had been one of the oldest surviving cast member of the classic film "Gone With the Wind," died Friday in her longtime hometown of Charleston, South Carolina, a retirement community spokeswoman said.

Car sales make a strong comeback in 2013

 The auto industry topped 15 million vehicles in a year for the first time since 2007, and even a disappointing December couldn't tarnish the improvement.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: In-home therapist caught abusing three-year-old autistic child

A Wisonsin mother says a hidden camera captured video shows an in-home therapist abusing her three-year-old autistic son. Three-year-old Caeden Lowe is clearly terrified of his in-home therapist, Stephen Jacobs, 27.

Cornyn issues statement on White House attempt to silence CO nuns

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Saturday, issued the following statement in response to the Department of Justice’s move to reverse U.S.

Texans' O'Brien begins to clean house with release of Dennison, Phillips

Bill O'Brien wasted no time cleaning house after being formerly introduced, Friday, as the Houston Texans head coach,

Oregon mom wins competitive eating contest

A competitive eater in Portland, Oregon won big for her skils. But she also holds the title of Mom.

Top-secret court renews NSA snooping at critical point

The top-secret federal court that oversees government surveillance on Friday reauthorized the National Security Agency's program that collects data on nearly every phone call in the United States.

Barbara Bush discharged from hospital, spokesman says

Former first lady Barbara Bush was discharged from Houston Methodist Hospital on Saturday, a family spokesman said.

Obama: Extend unemployment insurance

President Barack Obama on Saturday called for bipartisan legislation to extend unemployment insurance, an all-important benefit for the longtime out-of-work.

Early morning fire destroys home in Bossier City

An early morning fire destroys a home in Bossier City. It happened just before 1:00 a.m. in the 2400 block of Barbara Street.