Statewide News

US Marshals arrest man accused of shooting pregnant woman

BATON ROUGE, LA — A US Marshal Task Force involving federal, state and local authorities have arrested a man they say shot his pregnant wife Tuesday.

Temple Police bust man with 115 pounds of pot

TEMPLE -- A home drug raid in Temple lands one man in jail for felony drug charges. Temple Police released Wednesday that around 10 a.m. last Friday, they raided a home on 5300 block of North Highway 317.

Furnishings moving back to Governor’s Mansion as construction nears finish

AUSTIN – As the massive restoration of the Texas Governor’s Mansion nears completion, pieces from the historic Governor’s Mansion Collection are being moved back into the home.

Ft. Hood shooter Hasan tossed from court over beard

The suspect in the 2009 Fort Hood attack has been banned from the courtroom Tuesday for not listening to the judge's orders.

Chesapeake Energy cuts North Texas workforce by 8 percent

Chesapeake Energy Corp. will cuts its workforce in North Texas by 8 percent, about 70 employees, as the energy producer reacts to continued low natural gas prices and shifts to more liquids-rich drilling and production.

Prison worker caught smuggling drugs to inmate, romantic acquaintance in body cavity

LAS CRUCES, NM -- A contracted female employee at the Southern New Mexico Corrections Facility was caught smuggling heroin and cocaine into the prison on Friday.

Historic Natchitoches bed and breakfast destroyed in fire

The historic town of Natchitoches is without one bed and breakfast this morning following a large fire.

Most Wanted gang member captured in San Angelo

AUSTIN – Rocky Duran Ramirez, 32, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being arrested in San Angelo.

Two young children die in Waco fire

Two Waco children were killed early Saturday morning in a large house fire. It happened around 2:10 a.m. Saturday, on the 1900 block of Cleveland Street.

A&M system lands major federal biosecurity contract

A Texas A&M University System-led team has won a major federal contract to develop one of three new national centers — the only one led by a public university system — for developing and manufacturing medicine and vaccines to re