Statewide News

White House to spend millions to curb undocumented children crossing border

 The Obama administration has unveiled a plan to spend millions of dollars to stem the tide of undocumented children streaming across the U.S.-Mexico border, announcing a coordinated government-wide response to the situation Friday.

Sen. Cruz files legislation to prohibit Guantanamo transfers until administration justifies release of ‘Taliban 5’

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, with original co-sponsors Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-New Hampshire, and Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kansas, has filed legislation to temporarily halt further transfers or releases for detainees at Guantanamo Bay.

AMBER ALERT: 13-year-old girl missing out of DeWitt Co. found safe

The Texas Department of Public Safety tells KMSS a 13-year-old who went missing early Friday morning has been found safe.

Texan claims apartment manager called US flag threat to Muslim community

A Texas man is fighting to keep his American flag hanging from his balcony. He said his apartment manager told him the flag was a threat to the Muslim community and he has to take it down.

FBI arrests 2 Texans suspected of supporting terrorists

Two Texas men are in custody Thursday morning, charged with conspiring to provide material support to terrorists.

Missing FL teen in critical condition after police chase, stabbing in Iberville Parish

Missing Florida teen, Ashley Lyon, was found in Iberville Parish Thursday morning, after disappearing earlier in the week.

Perry orders surge of state troopers along Texas-Mexico border

Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Speaker Joe Straus today directed the Texas Dept.

Texas AG: 23 suspected child predators arrested, 5 identified

The Office of the Attorney General’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force collaborated with Texas law enforcement agencies that have affiliated with the OAG ICAC program and local and federal law enforcement authorities statewide t

Jindal calls for end of Common Core, LDOE pushes back

Jindal is calling for the termination of Common Core, saying he wants Louisiana standards, not national standards.

FL woman behind bars for fatal crash on Basin Bridge

Some residents and attorneys are wondering why a Florida woman is in jail after a deadly crash on the Atchafalaya Basin. 24-year-old Lois Rudd is out of the hospital and in the Iberville Parish Prison.