Statewide News

Report: Grand jury indicts Governor Rick Perry

A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion as part of an ethics inquiry into his veto of funding for the state’s public integrity unit.

Doug-istan: Texas man tries to start country in someone's house

You might recall the popular Family Guy episode when the main character Peter seceded from the United States. Well, it was no joke Monday when Doug Leguin here tried to start his own country in someone else's house!

Texas mom invents app to control child's phone

For parents of teenagers, not knowing where your child is can be frustrating, even frightening. And giving them a cell phone doesn't always mean they'll answer.

Runaway lives inside Texas Walmart for more than 2 days

A missing East Texas child made national headlines after it was learned he had been hiding inside a local Walmart for days.

16-year-old boy charged in shooting deaths of parents at their Texas home

Texas police have charged a 16 year-old boy with the murder of his parents.

Texas woman booted from restaurant after changing baby's diaper

A Texas mother says she was kicked out of a pizza restaurant for changing her baby at the table. She says there was no changing table in the restroom. The restaurant's owners say that's no excuse.

State police seize more than 300 pounds of marijuana in traffic stop

In the wake of last week’s trip to the Texas/Mexico border for a security briefing and tour by the Texas Department of Public Safety, Louisiana State Police Superintendent Colonel Mike Edmonson is pleased to announce the discovery of appr

New Orleans shooting injures 5, kills 2

At least two people are dead and five others wounded after a shooting in New Orleans. Police say two children are among the survivors, but both have critical injuries.