Statewide News

Louisiana police officer locks himself in hot car for PSA

"I can barely breath and sweat is everywhere." That's what a Louisiana police officer had to say while he was locked inside a car for 10-minutes.

Authorities: Man kills 4 children, 2 adults in Texas shooting

A man shot and killed four children and two adults Wednesday at a Houston-area home belonging to relatives of his estranged wife, authorities said.

750K Louisiana homes at risk in storm surges, research says

Every summer, residents along the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean coasts brace themselves for the hurricane season.

Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators on 4th weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens made 58 boating under the influence arrests and contacted some 30,000 recreational boaters over the July Fourth weekend.

18-wheelers crash head-on in I-10 wreck, 2 dead

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 near the Estherwood / Iota exits were closed following a head-on collision between two 18-wheelers shortly before 6:00 pm Wednesday evening. 

Texas father defends mom in daughter's beating death

Marine Chris Moore is feeling a pain like no other after learning about the brutal death of his 19-month-old daughter, Tylea. It's a father's loss, and a father's fear.

7 Questions: After Obama's Texas trip, what now for immigration crisis?

More money. More National Guard troops at the border. More children deported. A slew of possible solutions for the immigration crisis at the southern border emerged this week as President Barack Obama visited Texas.

Border city's mayor states taxpayer money won't help immigrants

City leaders in Laredo, Texas, said they will not use taxpayer money to help illegal immigrants released from Border Patrol custody.

Former New Orleans Mayor Nagin sentenced to 10 years

U.S. District Judge Helen Berrigan sentenced former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to 10 years on Wednesday.

Louisiana man finds the word "God" inside eggplant

In Louisiana, a cook says he got some Heavenly encouragement in the form of an eggplant.