Statewide News

New Orleans shooting injures 5, kills 2

At least two people are dead and five others wounded after a shooting in New Orleans. Police say two children are among the survivors, but both have critical injuries.

Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

A Jasper, Texas, man has been indicted in connection with the death of Alfred Wright, a 28-year-old father of three whose mysterious disappearance and death sparked protests, controversy and allegations of a law enforcement cover up.

Louisiana hunter education reminder

As hunters begin to prepare for the 2014-15 hunting season, one thing they should not overlook is hunter education.

NOLA man, LSP speak out about controversial traffic stop caught on camera

"It did exactly what I thought it would do which is cover their butts." This 15-minute Louisiana state police dash-camera video shows a traffic stop near Caffin and Charters in the lower ninth ward.

Warrant issued in Texas for rapper Wiz Khalifa's arrest

Rapper Cameron Thomaz, better known by his stage name Wiz Khalifa, was due in an El Paso court today to face charges stemming from a May arrest for marijuana possession at the El Paso International Airport, but now, a warrant was issued for his

2 children at felon's home when APSO finds $4,500 worth of drugs

A Donaldsonville man is now in jail on multiple drug charges. Two children were at a home in the 3200 block of W. Highway 18 when Deputies arrested convicted felon Gregory Sharat, 33.

Fisherman catches massive shark off Texas coast

A fisherman from San Antonio caught one massively huge shark off the Texas Gulf Coast over the weekend.

Three Texas workers electrocuted when scaffolding touches power line

Three people were electrocuted in an industrial accident in Hardin County Wednesday morning, according to officials.

'Dead Man Walking' nun: 'Botched' executions unmask a botched system

 Sister Helen Prejean blasts the air-conditioner in her champagne-colored Toyota Corolla, the back bumper held up with duct tape.

Texas woman survives flesh-eating bacteria

A Texas woman is recovering after a trip to the beach quickly turned into a life-threatening scare.