Statewide News

Speedster dies after crashing into semi while on phone, computer

One person has died after ramming into the back of an 18-wheeler in Navasota Tuesday morning. DPS officials tell KWKT it happened around 9 a.m. on Highway 105, about 1 mile east of Highway 6.

14-year-old boy charged with rape

LAS CRUCES — Las Cruces Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy suspected of having sexual relations with two young girls.

America's Most Wanted fugitive caught in ETX

Frankston, Tx — Brian Maurice Fuller was one of those guys who could seemingly do it all. He was an accomplished piano player, he had a flair for home decorating and extensive knowledge of antiques and collectibles.

Louisiana legislative vote session up in the air

Legislators from all across the state have said they don't want to convene next month for a veto session, but it's not a done deal yet.

Tambourine player tased during church service

Edmond, OK (KFOR) -- Most churches encourage praise and worship. In fact, the Bible states, "make a joyful noise to the Lord." But 50-year-old Vickey Sue Beyersdorfer apparently went a bit too far.

Saints agree to terms on four-year contract with DT Akiem Hicks

NEW ORLEANS, LA — New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced today that the club has agreed to terms with rookie DT Akiem Hicks on a four-year contract, the Saints’ first selection in the 201

Single engine plane crashes in Iberia Parish, pilot survives

IBERIA PARISH, LA  — A single engine plane crashed this morning in Iberia Parish. The pilot was transported to a local hospital, but the extent of his injuries is unknown at this time.

31 victims identified in widening Texas Air Force base sex scandal

The U.S. Air Force has now identified at least 31 women as victims in a growing sex scandal, a four-star general said Thursday, and there might be more.

Governor Jindal released statement on Obamacare ruling

BATON ROUGE - Governor Bobby Jindal released the following statement today on the Supreme Court's ruling on President Obama's health care law:

ETX copper thieves busted after pocket dialing 911

Lufkin — Two copper thieves are under arrest after accidentally dialing 911 early Wednesday morning.