Statewide News

First case of West Nile confirmed in Louisiana

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has reported the state's first case of West Nile Virus in a human this year.

After deadly roller coaster ride, more questions than answers

Nobody knows what caused Rosy Esparza to fall out of her seat on a Texas roller coaster ride and plunge to her death.

Roller coaster ride became 'nightmare' for Texas woman's family

 It was Rosy Esparza's first trip to Six Flags.

Cupcake ATM now open in Dallas

Need a cupcake in a hurry? Swing by the cupcake ATM! The cupcake ATM in Dallas in introducing a continuous flow of the sweet treats. It is also restocked day and night with different varieties.

Charges filed in Houston garage-turned-prison case

The grandson of the owner of a Houston house where four malnourished men were found has been charged with two felony counts in the case, police said Saturday.

Police: No foul play seen in Texas roller coaster death

An initial investigation shows no sign of foul play in the death of a woman who fell from a roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas, authorities said Saturday.

Health officials looking into intestinal infection in North Texas

Health officials are looking into an outbreak of Cyclospora in North Texas. Dozens of people have been sickened with the intestinal infection.

Charges filed in Houston garage-turned-prison case

The grandson of the owner of a house in Houston where four malnourished men were found Friday has been charged with two felony counts in the case, police said Saturday.

Witnesses: Woman dies after fall from Texas roller coaster

A woman died while riding a roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, witnesses said.

POLICE: 8 people held captive in Houston, some for as many as 10 years

According to CNN, eight people have been held captive in a north Houston home, and some for as many as 10 years, police said Friday.