Statewide News

Cruz pheasant hunts, bashes Obamacare in Iowa

Decked out in blaze orange and tan hunting gear with a coffee in one hand and a shotgun in the other, tea party favorite Texas Sen.

Louisiana Department of Health confirms fourth West Nile death

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has confirmed the state's fourth West Nile virus death this year.

TX SNAP Food Benefits to be reduced in November

SNAP food benefits in Texas and across the nation will be reduced by an average of 5 percent beginning Nov. 1. This is because the temporary increase in benefits from the federal stimulus passed in 2009 is expiring.

British tourist killed in crash of vintage plane in Texas

A British tourist in the United States for his 41st wedding anniversary was killed in the crash of a vintage World War II-era plane in the waters off of Galveston, Texas, authorities said Thursday. John Stephen Busby, 66, was visiting the area wit

Kirbyville school bus driver charged with DWI after crashing empty bus

Yesterday evening, the Kirbyville Consolidated Independent School District administration was notified that one of its school buses had been involved in a one vehicle accident.

VIDEO: Dallas brewery under fire for beer slogan

A Dallas brewery was trying to get the word out about one of its brews, so it came up with what was thought to be a catchy slogan. But, the idea backfired when the ad campaign came under fire online.

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.