Statewide News

Teacher fired after allegedly knocking out 7th-grader

A school superintendent in Beaumont, Texas, told HLN Thursday that the district is investigating an incident in which a disagreement over favorite football teams led to an assistant teacher allegedly striking a student with his fist, knocking him out

Texas Rangers hire Bengie Molina as first base coach, catching instructor

The Texas Rangers have hired Bengie Molina as their new first base coach and catching instructor.

Texans cut safety, Ed Reed

According to ESPN Central Texas, the Houston Texans have cut safety, Ed Reed.

Houston man pleads guilty to producing, distributing child porn

A Houston man pleaded guilty Thursday, November 7, to producing and distributing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson, Southern District of Texas.

Who is Pfc. Clarence Merriott, and why was his Purple Heart for sale?

Mixed in with costume jewelry and trinkets was a gold and purple heart-shaped medal bearing the image of George Washington.

Cold spell to grip most of U.S.

 Bundle up; it's about to get chilly.

180,000 pounds of ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products recalled

Glass Onion Catering has recalled more than 180,000 pounds of ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products with fully cooked chicken and ham that may be contaminated with E. coli, the U.S.

Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award Player of the Week

Tyler Announces the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

180,000 pounds of ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products recalled

Glass Onion Catering has recalled more than 180,000 pounds of ready-to-eat salads and sandwich wrap products with fully cooked chicken and ham that may be contaminated with E. coli, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said.

Candidates file for governor

The leading candidates for Texas governor made it official Saturday, submitting the required paperwork and fees to compete in their respective primaries, giving pep talks to volunteers and laying out a couple of key attack lines a year ahead of