Statewide News

Accused rapist stops for condoms with victim in car

Ralph Yates, 33, is accused of kidnapping a woman and taking her to a gas station, where he bought condoms to rape her.

Father and son charged in ICE agent shooting

Two south Texas men, father and son, were arrested and charged Thursday with assaulting a ICE/HSI special agent.

Drought-killed trees could become liability issues for landowners

A tree that falls in a lonely forest may not make a sound, but what about the tree that falls on your neighbor’s house? The sound it makes? Cha-ching.

Baton Rouge woman arrested for hitting two teens with car

A Baton Rouge woman is in jail today because she's accused of hitting two people with her car.

Man charged with death of dog allegedly killed in hot car

A Houston man was arrested in Galveston after his dog died from allegedly being left in a hot car.

One dead, two injured in Deep ETX well site accident

One man was killed and two others seriously injured in a gas well site accident southwest of Chireno Thursday morning.

Woman with 5 children in car busted high on PCP at ETX DPS office

A mother was arrested for public intoxication after she showed up disoriented at the Angelina County DPS Office Tuesday afternoon.

Family dog shot, killed during police pursuit of violent carjacking suspects

A family is dealing with the loss of their dog after it was gunned down by police. The incident happened while officers were pursuing three violent robbery suspects.

Texas murder suspect tied to cartel surrenders at border

A man wanted by the Dallas Police Department for his alleged involvement in a Dallas area kidnapping and murder surrendered in El Paso.

Governor Perry makes Independence Day stop in East Texas

Governor Rick Perry spent Independence Day in the small East Texas town of Big Sandy on Wednesday. He spoke for about 20 minutes at the New Beginnings Christian Church for an event hosted by the Big Sandy Rotary Club.