Statewide News

ETX judge lifts restraining order against TransCanada

TransCanada achieved a small victory in a Nacogdoches County courtroom Thursday morning.

Texas law enforcement database: 10,000th unexpected DNA match

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) program recently passed a new milestone, the 10,000th offender cold hit, which are unexpected DNA matches that help solve open cases.

Serial killer caught in East Texas a murder addict, police say

Confessed serial killer Israel Keyes was a murder addict who found great enjoyment in taking people's lives, police say.

Humbug vandals demolish Christmas displays costing thousands

Three vandals in Ascension Parish are costing homeowners thousands by destroying Christmas light displays. They were caught on camera elbow-dropping a reindeer and ripping apart the remaining decorations.

Saints players get bounty suspensions lifted

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced Tuesday that he will vacate the player suspensions in the Saints bounty investigation.

Dallas Cowboys players involved in fatal crash were 'like brothers'

Dallas Cowboys teammates Josh Brent and Jerry Brown Jr.

Confirmed tornado causes major damage to homes in Baker

The National Weather Service confirms that an EF1 tornado touched down in Baker this morning. Winds reached an estimated strength of 105 mph, causing major damage along its path.

Slidell man claims $1 million Powerball prize

Slidell resident David Hebert remembers telling a news crew outside of his local Winn Dixie store that he did not purchase the $1 million ticket sold there during last week’s record Powerball drawing. Lucky for him, his wife did.

Dead newborn infant found in Cen-Tex Walmart bathroom

Authorities are investigating a case in which a newborn infant was found dead at a Killeen Walmart Friday afternoon.

LSU basketball guard suspended indefinitely for violation of school policies

The LSU basketball team will be without one of their top players for an unknown amount of time.