Statewide News

JACKPOT ALERT: Powerball winnings raised to $550 million!

The Powerball jackpot continued its jaw-dropping climb Wednesday, increasing to $550 million - the world's second largest jackpot - just hours before the 9:59 p.m. live drawing tonight. The cash value of the jackpot is $360.2 million.

Texas girl behind viral video gives back to community

A Texas woman finds success on the internet spoofing popular videos, but that's not all.

Report: Arkansas after Les Miles

NBC33 news is following reports today that an offer is on the table for LSU head football coach Les Miles to be the next head coach at Arkansas.

Hit-and-run drunk driver flees to next bar after drunk friend takes wheel

A Mandeville man was arrested for his 5th DWI after he allegedly hit a building with his vehicle, then allowed his friend, who was also drunk, to take over driving.

TX high school graduation rates among highest in U.S.

 

Caddo Parish man accused of hurting friend's children turns self in

Law enforcement has arrested a fugitive who allegedly hurt three children back in July 2012.

Gov. Perry names Steen Texas secretary of state

Gov. Rick Perry has named John T. Steen Jr. of San Antonio Texas’ 108th Secretary of State.

More air travel means more plane maintenance

"Your flight has been delayed due to a mechanical problem" -- it is something a passenger never really wants to hear especially during Thanksgiving week.

Retiring lawmakers reflect on remaining challenges

When the new session of Congress begins in January, most of the faces on Capitol Hill will be the same - incumbents in both the House and the Senate overwhelmingly won re-election in November.

Fog suspected in 100-vehicle Texas wrecks that claim at least two lives

At least two people were killed and as many as 120 injured in Thanksgiving pileups involving an estimated 100 cars on a foggy stretch of highway in southeast Texas, authorities said.