Statewide News

2 A&M-Commerce athletes killed, 2 injured in late night car crash

Four members of the A&M-Commerce women's basketball team were involved in a two-vehicle accident late Tuesday afternoon on Loop 286 in Paris.

E. Texas woman attacks boyfriend with cord, knives during breakup

An East Texas woman is accused of attacking her live-in boyfriend with multiple weapons after he ended the relationship on Sunday.

Texas woman accused of slapping relative in face with catfish

Authorities are investigating a bizarre incident where a woman allegedly hit a relative in the face with a catfish over the weekend.

POLICE: Man tries to cut off teens pinky finger after failing to collect drug debt

A Longview man was arrested Thursday, May 22, after police say he nearly cut off an acquaintances' pinky finger while trying to collect a drug debt.

Coast Guard assists 9 people aboard disabled fishing vessel

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard assisted a disabled vessel taking on water with nine people aboard, 33 miles southeast of Port O'Connor, Sunday.

Officials: ETX fertilizer storage facility fire to be treated as crime scene

Authorities announced at a Friday morning press conference the Athens fertilizer storage facility fire will be treated as a crime scene.

Harvard awards George H.W. Bush honorary degree

When Harvard University leaders awarded former President George H.W. Bush an honorary degree Thursday, they made sure to mention his alma mater.

Texas family calls for change after child dies at school

A Texas family is fighting for changes after their young child died at school. The death was ruled an accident, but they wonder if it could have been prevented.

Snowden Speaks, grants first interview to NBC

NEW YORK (CNN) — When Edward Snowden was identified as the source who leaked top-secret NSA documents last spring, reporters and television anchors immediately began jockeying to interview him.

Texas angler hauls in monster fish

A Houston resident will soon have his name etched high in the Louisiana record books for a massive fish he hauled in last weekend.