Statewide News

Governor Rick Perry responds to Supreme Courts decision on Arizona immigration

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision on Arizona’s immigration law:

GM recalling over 400,000 Chevy Cruzes

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- General Motors is recalling 413,418 Chevrolet Cruze small cars to modify an engine shield that could create a fire hazard.

Amber Alert issued for missing Texas boy

Selma, Tx — Authorities have issued a statewide Amber Alert for 6-year-old Simon Colby Weyman of Selma.

Mount Rainier Ranger plunges to death rescuing Waco climbers

(CNN) -- A national park ranger fell to his death on Mount Rainier Thursday afternoon while assisting in the rescue of four injured climbers.

Children with muscular dystrophy gain independence at camp

MERIDIAN -- It's said from the outside looking in, you don't understand it, and from the inside looking out, you can't explain it. But the smiles and laughter sure help bridge that gap.

Coast Guard says 2 bogus mayday calls near Texas possibly linked

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A hoax mayday call that launched a massive search off the coast of New Jersey last week may be linked to a similar call made last month nearly 1,500 miles away off Texas, authorities said Wednesday.

Most Wanted Sex Offender caught in East Texas

AUSTIN – Sean Michael Price, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, has been captured by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) in Tyler.

Texas man accused of killing girlfriend, son in hotel room

A Texas man is in custody after he allegedly killed his girlfriend and shot her two sons, killing one of them.

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.

No indictment against father who killed daughter's alleged abuser

(CNN) -- A Lavaca County, Texas, grand jury did not return an indictment against a father who killed a man he found allegedly sexually abusing his daughter, officials said Tuesday at a press conference in Hallettsville, Texas.