Statewide News

Austin police searching for motive in Friday shooting rampage

Police in Austin, Texas are trying to figure out why a gunman went on a rampage in the heart of the city's downtown district.

Texas woman watched 280 executions

 Starting in 2001, Michelle Lyons watched men and women die in the Texas Department of Corrections death chamber inside the Walls Unit in Huntsville.

Employee steals from co-workers at State Police headquarters

 A non-commissioned employee of the Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC) was arrested following an investigation into reported office thefts at Louisiana State Police headquarters in Baton Rouge.

Major storm expected to snarl Thanksgiving travel in Northeast

(CNN) -- If you're heading to the East Coast this Thanksgiving, you may want to get an early start.

East Texas driver of recalled GM car cleared in boyfriend's death

A driver convicted of homicide in the death of her boyfriend has been exonerated after General Motors admitted its car may have caused their accident.

Authorities capture 3 Most Wanted Texas fugitives

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that three individuals on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list were captured recently. Josue Reyna, 24, was arrested Nov. 18 in Del Rio; Alfredo Rangel, 37, was apprehended on Nov.

Landrieu hitting field before Monday Night football

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Church mourns loss of members killed on way to Disney World

 An East Texas community is mourning the loss of five family members killed on their way to a Disney World vacation.

Family fights to save pit bull from being 'impounded'

 A Louisiana family is fighting to protect its beloved pit bull from a "vicious dogs" ordinance.