Statewide News

VIDEO: South East Texas 5-year-old shoots, kills self while baby sitter slept

Melissa Ringhardt, 19, is in the Orange County jail charged with endangering a child. This, after she told authorities she left a gun accessible to 5 year-old John Allen Read, whom she was baby-sitting Monday, Angel San Juan has more.

Early voting now underway in Texas

Early voting began Monday across the state. There are plenty of polling stations in each county. Look below for polling places in the McLennan, Bell and Brazos counties. MCLENNAN COUNTY

FSU QB, Jameis Winston, named Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week

Florida State's Jameis Winston has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week for the third time this season after leading the fifth-ranked Seminoles to a stunning 51-14 road victory over No. 3 Clemson.

VIDEO: 8 year old TX boy saves mom from thief

A young Texas boy saves the day when he fights with a thief and somehow manages to save his mother's wallet. The young boy explains why it was so important to protect his mom's money.

VIDEO: Pro gun rally takes place at Alamo

The historic alamo in San Antonio was the backdrop for the latest skirmish in the fight for gun rights this weekend.

Tall, white Stetsons; humorous truisms: Football coach Bum Phillips dies at 90

A Texas white hat crossed through the pearly gates Friday. "Bum" Phillips, the former NFL football coach, who led the Houston Oilers to glory and struggled with the New Orleans Saints, died at age 90.

$236,000 unpaid toll bill for one Texas duo

There may be a little bit of panic that sets in as you approach a toll booth and you realize you don't have any money on you. But apparently not for some people in Texas. Take, for instance, a man and woman from Pflugerville.

Two cars rack up more than $450,000 in toll violations

On Wednesday it was announced that the Texas Department of Transportation would release and publish names of the most egregious toll violators in the state.

TxDOT releases names of top 25 toll offenders

Following the signing of Senate Bill 1792 or 'scofflaw,' the Texas Department of Transportation today released the top 25 toll violators.