Statewide News

FBI investigates TX scooter store for possible Medicare fraud

Federal and state agents raided The Scooter Store's corporate headquarters in Texas Wednesday. It's part of as part of an ongoing probe into possible Medicare fraud.

GRAPHIC: Kids taken away from mom who held bloody knife to child's throat

EDITOR'S NOTE: The children's names and relatives' names are being withheld to protect their well being. This story may not be suitable for all audiences, due to its graphic nature.

New DPS webpage highlights unsolved murders

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today unveiled a new section of its website dedicated to solving cold case murder investigations across the state of Texas.

Are we happy or sad? New study has opposite results for Louisiana’s ranking

Depending on the data source, the results for a particular research topic can prove vastly different. For instance, a new study has ranked Louisiana as the saddest state, whereas a past study had the opposite result.

Caught on cam: ETX family devastated after dog is stolen from yard

An East Texas family is heartbroken after they learned their dog was stolen from their backyard in broad daylight Tuesday afternoon.

Texas newborn found alive in plastic bag

A newborn is recovering at a hospital after she was found in a plastic grocery bag in the Houston area. Authorities say a woman walking her dog found the baby in the bag on a curb outside an apartment complex.

LSU football legend Billy Cannon suffers stroke, will remain in ICU overnight

Former LSU football legend Billy Cannon suffered a stroke Tuesday while working at the Louisiana State Penitentiary.

TX representative files bill protecting 2nd Amendment rights

On Monday, a Texas lawmaker filed a bill that would make any federal law banning semi-automatic firearms or limiting the size of gun magazines unenforceable within the state's boundaries.

Are you ready to rumble?! WrestleMania XXX to be held at Superdome

WrestleMania XXX announced today that New Orleans will host a four-day, pay-per-view event at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on April 6, 2014.

Governor Jindal: 500 prisoners will be eligible for release with reform bills, saving millions

On Friday, Governor Jindal announced a few reforms that will be presented during this year's legislative session. They deal with troubled youth and non-violent drug offenders.