Statewide News

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.

DNA evidence clears LA man wrongly imprisoned for rape 17 years ago

After spending nearly 17 years behind bars in a Louisiana prison, Nathan Brown, 40, found himself a free man.

Phil Collins donates massive collection to the Alamo

The largest known private collection of artifacts from the Texas Revolution and the Battle of the Alamo has come home.