Statewide News

Preacher killed with own gun in home invasion

A preacher was killed in Houston after confronting a burglar. Investigators said the murder weapon was the homeowner's gun.

Insurance company drops lawsuit against Texas widow

ACE Insurance, the company suing an East Texas woman who recently lost her husband, bowed out of their lawsuit Thursday evening. 

Texas teens catch 6 foot alligator

It almost sounded like the start of a bad joke. "If you were to catch an alligator, what would you do with it?" But this 911 call out of Cleburne proved to be one wild night for three fearless teens.

State launches ad campaign to curb infant sleeping deaths

Hundreds of babies die in their sleep in Texas each year – suddenly, unexpectedly, and often without a clear explanation.

4th of July can be a dangerous day for your pets

Texas summers bring brutally hot conditions that can be harmful to your pet, but on the upcoming holiday weekend more than just the heat can be harmful.

Man swallows crack cocaine in Texas traffic stop, dies

A man is dead after Beaumont police say he swallowed some type of drug following a traffic stop.

Husband killed on the job, widow sued by late husbands insurance company

The wedding band that hangs around her neck, photographs, and memories are all Crystal Davis has to remember her late husband Wayne.

Fireworks display explodes in small TX town, 1 reported dead

A fireworks display in the small town of Comanche, Texas, has exploded and officials are reporting one person has died.

H-E-B issues precautionary recall on market items

(SAN ANTONIO) – H-E-B, committed to ensuring the safety of its products, is issuing a precautionary recall of several beef market items in stores throughout Texas due to the possible presence of foreign material in the meat.

Thousands Petition Big Game Hunting Teen to Remove Controversial Posts

CLEBURNE, Tx (KDAF) -- Kendall Jones is your typical Texas teenager. Nineteen years old, she's from Cleburne and is a student at Texas Tech. Oh, and she's been hunting big game in Africa since she was 13.