Statewide News

CA Democratic Communications Chair says he wishes children of a Ted Cruz aide die from incurable disease

Allan Brauer, the Sacramento County Democratic Chairman of Communications is in hot water after he tweeted out a vile statement directed at the speech writer and senior communications advisor to Senator Ted Cruz..  

Myth vs. fact: DHH dispels rumors about Naegleria fowleri ameba in Louisiana's drinking water

The Department of Health and Hospitals wants to dispel myths and rumors associated with a recent confirmation of an ameba in the water system in St. Bernard Parish. On Thursday, DHH published a "Myth vs.

TxDOT announces free, year-round safety seat inspections to help protect children

In an effort to help Texas drivers keep their child passengers properly secured, the Texas Department of Transportation today announced it is offering free, year-round child safety seat inspections conducted by certified technicians.

Rangers can’t shut down Rays

Desmond Jennings singled home Sam Fuld with one out in the 12th inning, and Tampa Bay snatched a 4-3 victory from the Rangers on Wednesday night.

Texas aiming to avoid first 1-3 start since 1956 Saturday night

Texas will be trying to avoid some long history when the Longhorns meet Kansas State Saturday night in Austin. If UT loses Saturday night, it would the Longhorns’ first 1-3 start since 1956.

34-year-old woman arrested for having sexual relationship with 16-year-old boy

A 34-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy.

VIDEO: TX boy dies after being bitten by ants during football game

A Corpus Christi middle school student bitten by ants during a football game has died.

Giant gator caught in West Baton Rouge Parish

Alligator hunting season is in full swing and one catch turned some heads over the weekend.

Texas A&M University posts record year for fundraising

Texas A&M University has raised a record $740 million-plus within the past year, over $300 million more than in any previous 12-month period—and it now ranks among the nation’s top fundraising institutions in higher education, p

Man arrested for 4th DWI, prior charges include vehicular homicide

A 39-year-old man from Lake Charles was arrested for his 4th DWI after he nearly caused a crash while he was speeding.