Statewide News

Man arrested for choking, punching pregnant girlfriend in stomach

EUNICE, LA — A man is behind bars for allegedly beating his pregnant girlfriend after she discovered that he was with another female.

Speedster dies after crashing into semi while on phone, computer

One person has died after ramming into the back of an 18-wheeler in Navasota Tuesday morning. DPS officials tell KWKT it happened around 9 a.m. on Highway 105, about 1 mile east of Highway 6.

Dave Barnett doesn't expect 2012 return to Rangers TV booth

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has the latest on Dave Barnett. http://sportsblogs.star-telegram.com/foul_territory/2012/07/dave-barnett....  

Midnight party marks TCU's entry into Big 12

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers Texas Christian University. http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/07/01/4072548/midnight-party-marks-tcu....  

Matt Harrison named AL's top pitcher in June

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has the lates5t on Matt Harrison. http://sportsblogs.star-telegram.com/foul_territory/2012/07/matt-harriso....  

14-year-old boy charged with rape

LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO — Las Cruces Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy suspected of having sexual relations with two young girls.

Texas Most Wanted Fugitive reward increased to $15,000

AUSTIN – The reward for Javier Cortez Jr., 32, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to $15,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of July.

Tyler employee named Assistant Attorney General of the Year by state

TYLER – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott recognized Carrie Tibiletti, an assistant attorney general in the Child Support Division’s Tyler office, for her commitment to Texas children.

Mavs Get Creative on Draft Day

With an eye on collecting young talent, the Dallas Mavericks craftily turned one pick and seldom-used guard Kelenna Azubuike into three players during Thursday's NBA Draft.

Rangers Getting Hot, Angels Still Close

The Rangers have won 11 of their last 13, and maintained their 4 1/2-game lead over the Los Angeles Angels in the American League West