Statewide News

Texas mom gets 99 years for gluing toddler to wall, beating her

A Texas mother who super-glued her 2-year-old daughter's hands to a wall and beat her over potty training problems was sentenced Friday morning to 99 years in prison, a Dallas County felony records department district clerk said.

ETX man assaulted in $1 robbery

One man was injured early Thursday morning after two alleged robbers stole $1 from him in Lufkin.

Fort Hood suspect's beard focus of another hearing

Attorneys argued again Thursday about whether accused Fort Hood shooter Maj. Nidal Hasan can be forcibly shaved so that his stalled court-martial can proceed.

Agents raid rapper Nelly's tour bus in Texas

Ziplock bags of heroin, more than 10 lbs. of marijuana and a .45 calibur pistol were seized from Nelly's tour bus Wednesday evening, the Hudspeth County Sheriff's Office said.

One killed in Bossier City office shooting

A wanted man who allegedly killed a woman at a local apartment complex Wednesday morning has turned himself into authorities.

Meet ‘Ultimate Fighter’ Competitor and Fort Hood Soldier, Colton Smith, at Backbone NCO Lounge’s ‘Ultimate Fighter’ Watch Party

FORT HOOD, TX 9 October 2012 - Experience the UFC like never before! Catch an episode of the ‘Ultimate Fighter’ with one of the competitors, Fort Hood's very own SSG Colton Smith, at the Backbone NCO Lounge (37th Street, Bldg.

Purse snatcher drags 66-year-old Texan across LA casino's floor

A Texas woman was violently dragged during a Bossier City purse snatching at a local casino back on September 28.

VIDEO: Texas firefighters revive dog

Cell phone video shows firefighters in Texas carrying out a dramatic rescue, battling to save the life of a fire victim. But, the victim wasn't human, it was a beloved family pet.

Texas mother awaits sentence for gluing toddler daughter to wall, beating her

(CNN) -- A Texas mother of five is expected to be sentenced Tuesday after admitting to gluing her 2-year-old daughter to a wall and beating her over potty training.

Man arrested in plot to blow up 48 churches in Oklahoma

Authorities in Oklahoma have arrested and charged a 23-year-old man who they say planned to blow up 48 area churches.