Statewide News

Bus driver, student arrested following pencil stabbing

A Caddo Parish School bus driver and student were both cited after they allegedly attacked one another.

J.J. Watt appears on this week’s cover of Sports Illustrated

Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has been making headlines all season. Now the second-year sensation is making magazine covers.

Mavs Open Season with Upset Win Against Lakers

Six players scored in double figures as the Mavericks started the season with a 99-91 win over the Lakers at Staples Center on Tuesday night.

1 killed, 4 injured after car crashes into Texas Halloween party

A family Halloween party turned tragic after police say a man ran a stop sign and smashed his Camaro into the backyard of a home, killing one person in Harris County.

Cowboys' Dez Bryant can frustrate even on the cusp of greatness

The Cowboys' receiver from Lufkin is so close, yet so far away. So close to making great plays.

Ft. Worth-area pastor beaten to death with electric guitar

A pastor of a church near Fort Worth, Texas is dead after a bizarre incident Monday morning.

Court Upholds Ban on Gun Sales to Those Younger Than 21

A federal appellate court has affirmed a lower court’s decision that banning the purchase of handguns by people younger than 21 does not infringe on a person’s constitutional rights.

Tyrann Mathieu, Jordan Jefferson arrested for possession of marijuana

Two former LSU Tigers are in trouble again after they were caught this afternoon with marijuana.

Toxic cloud forces thousands in southeast Texas to stay indoors

A toxic cloud that formed after 300 gallons of hydrochloric acid leaked at a southeast Texas storage facility sent nine people to hospitals and forced thousands of residents indoors, an emergency management official said Thursday.

Texas man fends off robber, bites him in getway car

A Texas man took matters into his own hands when an armed burglar tried to break into his home. The homeowner foiled a crime in progress with help from his neighbors.