Statewide News

VIDEO: Retired home builder, Navy sailor rebuilding homes for West veterans

The explosion in West, Texas killed 15 people and destroyed homes, businesses and other buildings within 37 blocks. Months after the destruction, one man is taking the initiative to rebuild his community.

Amber Alert issued for two missing California children possibly headed to Texas

An Amber Alert has been issued for the state of California, and the missing people could be on their way to Texas.

Girl battling brain-eating amoeba continues to fight

The 12-year-old Arkansas girl who was infected with a rare brain-eating parasite is showing remarkable improvement, her doctors said Tuesday.

Groundbreaking ceremony kicks off start of construction of DOTD’s cable median barrier project

On Tuesday, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) Secretary Sherri H.

Bush undergoes heart procedure

Former President George W. Bush, 67, underwent a procedure Tuesday morning to have a stent placed in his heart one day after a blockage was discovered in an artery, according to a statement from his office.

Texas House Passes Transportation Legislation

This evening, the Texas House of Representatives passed two pivotal pieces of transportation legislation, HB1 and SJR1.

David Dewhurst congratulations Texas legislature on Rainy Day Fund

Lt. Governor, David Dewhurst, congratulated the Texas Legislature for approving a plan to fund road construction while protecting a robust balance in the state's Economic Stabilization Fund, also known as the Rainy Day Fund.

Third case of cyclospora confirmed in Louisiana

A third case of the parasite cyclospora has been confirmed in Louisiana, this time in Caddo Parish. Like the other two, this case was mild and didn't require hospitalization.

REPORT: Nelson Cruz to accept 50-game suspension for involvement with Biogenesis case

According to Dallas media reports, Texas Rangers outfielder, Nelson Cruz, has decide to accept his 50-game suspension for his involvement in a Biogenesis case.

Reward increased for TX most wanted sex offender

The reward for John Michael Enard, 59, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August.