Statewide News

New Boston HS football player dies after tragic Wednesday night accident

According to KTAL in Shreveport, a New Boston teen is dead and a community is in shock after a tragic accident on Wednesday night.

Texas A&M 2014 slate includes Thanksgiving game against LSU

Texas A&M’s 2014 football schedule will feature several unique firsts, including a pair of Thursday games against Southeastern Conference opponents to bookend the season.

Cowboys rookie linebacker Holloman keeps making plays, reducing mistakes

Rookie linebacker DeVonte Holloman might not be doing everything right, but he does have one thing down. He gets himself around the ball.

Arian Foster practices with Texans for first time since OTAs

Arian Foster is back. The Texans star running back was activated from the PUP list Wednesday and went through his first practice since training camp began.

Texas A&M 2014 slate includes Thanksgiving game against LSU

Texas A&M’s 2014 football schedule will feature several unique firsts, including a pair of Thursday games against Southeastern Conference opponents to bookend the season.

Vice President Biden to remain in Houston as son is evaluated at hospital

Vice President Joe Biden will spend Wednesday in Houston, according to his office, as his son Beau continues to undergo medical evaluations after feeling weak and disoriented on a family vacation last week.

Former East Texas lawmaker dies at 87

A former member of the Texas Legislature and longtime trucking operator, James Earl Mankins, Sr., of Kilgore, died on Tuesday at the age of 87.

Vice President Biden to remain in Houston as son is evaluated at hospital

Vice President Joe Biden will spend Wednesday in Houston, according to his office, as his son Beau continues to undergo medical evaluations after feeling weak and disoriented on a family vacation last week.

Biden's son under evaluation at Houston hospital

 Biden, Delaware's attorney general and the eldest son of Vice President Joe Biden, is under evaluation in Houston for an "episode of disorientation and weakness" he experienced while on vacation last week.

Poor Texans' electric bills to dive, then go back up

Poor Texans will soon enjoy a deep discount on their electricity bills, but that discount will plummet and eventually disappear — a result of lawmakers agreeing to ensure that money in the