Statewide News

Rays beat Rangers 5-2 in AL Wild Card tiebreaker, end season 91-72

The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Texas Rangers, 5-2, Monday night in Arlington. For the first time since 2009, Major League Baseball needed a 163rd game to complete the regular season.

Drew Brees racks up 9th straight game of 300 passing yards in Saints victory over Dolphins

New Orleans Saints quarterback, Drew Brees, had his ninth straight game of 300 passing yards, Monday night against the Miami Dolphins.

Reward increased to $13,000 for TX sex offender

The reward for Charles Leon Carr, 56, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, has increased to up to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of October.

Health officials urge vaccination before flu season strikes

With flu season set to begin and vaccine in plentiful supply, the Texas Department of State Health Services encourages everyone 6 months old and older to get vaccinated to protect themselves and their families against the flu.

Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment begins October 1

Beginning on October 1, many consumers across Louisiana will be presented with the option of making changes to their health insurance coverage for the coming year.

Sexual relationship between pastor, gunman’s wife being investigated as motive for shooting

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff Tony Mancuso addressed the media today regarding the case of a pastor who was shot and killed in front of his congregation.

Nelson Cruz in Rangers' lineup for tiebreaker

The suspense, if there really was any, is over. Nelson Cruz will be in the Rangers' lineup for the Monday tiebreaker with Tampa Bay to determine second wild-card team in the American League.

Mother admits to spanking son with belt, arrested for injury to a child

Harlingen police arrested a mother for injury to a child after she admitted to spanking her 12-year-old son with a belt.

TX police seek grandfather with memory loss, 2 grandchildren

The search continues for missing William Gomez and his grandchildren Marcus and Dominique Gomez. William Gomez, 57, stands 5' 5" and weighs around 165 pounds.