Statewide News

Fireworks display explodes in small TX town, 1 reported dead

A fireworks display in the small town of Comanche, Texas, has exploded and officials are reporting one person has died.

Homicide detectives question man in Bourbon Street shooting

Police have questioned a man in connection with a shooting in New Orleans' French Quarter over the weekend.

Officials: 2,000 illegal immigrant children could be relocated to Dallas

As Texas continues to deal with a huge influx of undocumented immigrant children, federal officials are looking in Dallas for facilities to take care of them.

Vandals spray paint '666' on Dallas church, landmarks

Police in Dallas are trying to figure out if they have a hate crime on their hands after someone spray-painted 666 on a half-dozen Dallas landmarks.

Pawn shop video shows pair selling guns day before they reported them stolen

A Hammond woman is under arrest, and authorities are searching for her accomplice after the two falsely reported a theft and then allegedly sold the stolen property to a pawn shop.

Texas officers' photo of kindness goes viral

Two police officers in Texas are getting praise after a photo of them buying groceries for a needy family hit the web. It's a photo that's gone viral in Victoria-- two police officers and a basket of groceries.

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.