Statewide News

Investigators think MS teen may not have been alone when she burned

Investigators "are looking at the strong possibility" someone was in the car with a 19-year-old Mississippi woman moments before a fire engulfed the vehicle, a prosecuting attorney said Friday.

Gonzales man arrested on 31 counts of child pornography

A joint law enforcement effort has led to the arrest of a Gonzales man on 31 counts of possessing pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Elderly man tasered during Texas traffic stop

At 76-years-old, Pete Vasquez stands just five-feet-five-inches tall and weighs a slight 145 pounds. Now he is at the center of a police dash cam video that is causing outrage in Victoria, Texas.

N.C. teen's hanging death ruled a suicide; mother says it was a lynching

Claudia Lacy says she can accept anything: even that her youngest son committed suicide -- if it's proven and explained to her.

Chrysler expands airbag recall to Texas, Louisiana

Chrysler is expanding a recall of cars and trucks with the deadly Takata airbags.

Louisiana's drunk driving problem makes extra patrols vital

When you go out this holiday season, there will be lots of police officers checking to make sure you get home safely.

Texas father faces capital murder charges in 4-year-old son's death

A Texas father is facing charges after his 4-year-old son was found dead in his home Tuesday.

24 states now suing Obama over immigration

Twenty-four states have signed onto the legal challenge against President Barack Obama over his executive action on immigration, incoming Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday.

State will now cover rape victim's hospital bills

Governor Bobby Jindal wants to make sure rape victims don't have to pay for their hospital bills.