Statewide News

Pawn shop video shows pair selling guns day before they reported them stolen

A Hammond woman is under arrest, and authorities are searching for her accomplice after the two falsely reported a theft and then allegedly sold the stolen property to a pawn shop.

Texas officers' photo of kindness goes viral

Two police officers in Texas are getting praise after a photo of them buying groceries for a needy family hit the web. It's a photo that's gone viral in Victoria-- two police officers and a basket of groceries.

FIFA: U.S. World Cup fans most active online; Texas top 5 in states

The results of Tuesday's knockout-round match with Belgium remain to be seen. But online, Team USA is already a World Cup winner.

Rick Perry's busy summer schedule

Rick Perry's headed back to South Carolina Tuesday and Wednesday.

TxDOT: Big improvements on the way for TxTag customers

TxDOT announced Monday morning new improvements to be implemented soon for TxTag customers.

Man arrested for murder in Ponchatoula bar

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the arrest of 45-year-old Springfield resident Robert E. Jenks.

Gunfire strikes 7 people on Bourbon Street in New Orleans

 Gunfire struck seven people on Bourbon Street in New Orleans early Sunday, police spokesman Frank Robertson said.

Texas couple accused of locking adult, adopted son in garage for years

In Texas, a husband and wife have been arrested and accused of kidnapping their adopted adult son and forcing him to live in a locked garage. On Wednesday, the Dripping Springs couple was arrested for abduction.

Dozens injured in garage collapse near Houston

About 100 people were hurt when the second floor of a garage collapsed in western Harris County near Houston.\

DoD: Texas Marine dies during combat

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.