Statewide News

May is Small Business Month: Do you have what it takes to start your own business?

(StatePoint) Tired of taking orders? Have a great business idea? May, which is National Small Business Month, is a great time to think about starting your own endeavor. But do you have what it takes to do it all yourself?

It's time to give yourself some credit!

(StatePoint) Many Americans understand low credit scores can lead to reduced buying power, but there is less recognition that high scores may indicate it's the "right time" to buy.

'Most Wanted' fugitive captured in Spring, TX

Gus Matthew Soto, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being arrested on Friday, April 26, in Spring, Texas. Soto had a long criminal history and was wanted for aggravated robbery with a firearm and parole violation.

Woman reveals her own crime while attempting to file complaint on accomplice

Police catch criminals. Criminals confess to crimes. It’s not too often that police catch a criminal who asks for an officer’s help while committing a crime. But that’s exactly what landed a woman behind bars this weekend.

AMBER ALERT: Haltom City girl missing for a week

North Richland Hills police are seeking the public’s help with a 14-year-old girl who has been missing for almost a week.

Lawmakers deny Jindal proposal to cut budgets of domestic violence programs

Three budget amendments approved by the House Committee on Appropriations would reject proposed reductions in funding for programs that fight domestic violence in Louisiana.

DPS: Reward offered for 'TX Most Wanted Sex Offender'

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Noah Earl Allen Jr., 45, to the "Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list," and a $3,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

Woman arrested for cruelty after whipping child with studded belt

A Lake Charles woman was arrested for allegedly slapping a child with a belt that had studs.

'Demand a Vote' march to be held May 13

Texan Gun Rights, Gun Rights Across America, and Dallas-Fort Worth Day of Resistance along with Texas Voters, Law-Abiding Gun Owners, Parents and Concerned Citizens will march together on Monday, May 13, at noon to "DEMAND A VOTE" on

Empty nets in Louisiana three years after the spill

On his dock along the banks of Bayou Yscloskey, Darren Stander makes the pelicans dance.