Statewide News

AG: Baker couple stole almost $450,000 from state’s Medicaid program

A Baker husband and wife have been arrested for conspiring to defraud the state’s Medicaid program of more than $400,000, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Texas legislators file 9 bills to eliminate some taxes

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is working with state lawmakers to repeal nine state taxes during the 2015 legislative session.

Texas 'brisket bandit' on the loose!

San Antonio, Texas, is dealing with a so-called "brisket bandit'. Authorities say the mystery crook breaks into barbecue restaurants stealing hundreds of dollars worth of meat. This time, the heist was caught on camera.

Border agents rescue double amputee immigrant from top of fence

Border Patrols agents in the RGV Sector report that they rescued a double amputee immigrant who was abandoned by a group of other immigrants.

It's Magic! Send a text, get anything you need

The startup Magic went viral like, well, magic. It's one of the latest additions to the service economy, similar to Alfred, WunWun or Instacart. But it's trying to one-up them all.

What was motive to kill the 'American Sniper?'

Even with a conviction, the "American Sniper" murder trial never answered the one question that still haunts the families of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.

Fort Hood soldier fatally shoots 3, kills self

A Fort Hood soldier killed two neighbors before fatally shooting his wife and then himself in an off-post domestic dispute, police said.

Mosquito experts prepare for Chikungunya threat along U.S.-Mexico Border

National mosquito experts will gather at The University of Texas at El Paso to discuss and strengthen U.S. border plans related to the surveillance and control of mosquito-borne viruses.

Big changes coming in March to Texas vehicle inspection, registration program

Get ready for a new Texas Two Step.

Justice Department seeks stay in Texas immigration ruling

The Department of Justice will seek a stay in the Texas immigration ruling that has put President Barack Obama's executive order on hold at the moment, the White House spokesman said Friday.