Statewide News

Phil Collins donates massive collection to the Alamo

The largest known private collection of artifacts from the Texas Revolution and the Battle of the Alamo has come home.

Southern and NCAA meet to discuss postseason ban, no resolution yet

Southern University officials met with the NCAA Wednesday in Indianapolis to talk about their current “unusable data” ban that’s keeping every Jaguar sports team out of NCAA postseason play.

Big Tex named #1 Best Quirky Landmark

The larger than life cowboy, Big Tex, has been voted #1 in USA Today`s Best Quirky Landmark in the nation competition.

53 dogs killed in Texas house fire

investigators in Dallas are looking for the cause of fire that killed dozens of animals and injured two people.

$10,000 reward offered for dangerous Texarkana fugitive

UPDATE: This man is now in custody.

Texas motorists will no longer be issued inspection stickers

Having to get an inspection sticker for your car will soon be a thing of the past in the state of Texas. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles announced Tuesday their new Texas Two Step process for issuing inspection stickers.

GOP selects Cleveland, Dallas as finalists for RNC host

Today, the Republican National Committee’s Site Selection Committee selected Cleveland, Ohio and Dallas, Texas as finalists to host the 2016 Republican National Convention.

VIDEO: Texas police officer drags woman away from oncoming train

New dashcam video shows a Texas police officer responding to a report of a woman lying on railroad tracks with a train speeding toward her.

Two arrested, accused in murder of off-duty Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Deputy

Quintylan Richard, 20, and Baylon Taylor, 19, are both in the Vermilion Parish Jail accused of shooting an off-duty Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Deputy who was cutting grass just south of Abbeville Monday afternoon. 

FBI recovers 168 trafficking victims, arrests 281 pimps in nationwide operation

During the past week, the FBI; its local, state, and federal law enforcement partners; and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) conducted Operation Cross Country VIII, a week-long enforcement action to address commer