Statewide News

Governor Perry makes Independence Day stop in East Texas

Governor Rick Perry spent Independence Day in the small East Texas town of Big Sandy on Wednesday. He spoke for about 20 minutes at the New Beginnings Christian Church for an event hosted by the Big Sandy Rotary Club.

Man arrested for choking, punching pregnant girlfriend in stomach

EUNICE, LA — A man is behind bars for allegedly beating his pregnant girlfriend after she discovered that he was with another female.

Dallas NAACP seeks end to Texas lottery

The NAACP chapter in Dallas is calling for an end to the Texas state lottery, saying the game drains the finances of low-income ticket-buyers who can least afford it, especially minorities.

14-year-old boy charged with rape

LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO — Las Cruces Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy suspected of having sexual relations with two young girls.

America's Most Wanted fugitive caught in ETX

Frankston, Tx — Brian Maurice Fuller was one of those guys who could seemingly do it all. He was an accomplished piano player, he had a flair for home decorating and extensive knowledge of antiques and collectibles.

Tambourine player tased during church service

Edmond, OK (KFOR) -- Most churches encourage praise and worship. In fact, the Bible states, "make a joyful noise to the Lord." But 50-year-old Vickey Sue Beyersdorfer apparently went a bit too far.

31 victims identified in widening Texas Air Force base sex scandal

The U.S. Air Force has now identified at least 31 women as victims in a growing sex scandal, a four-star general said Thursday, and there might be more.

Synthetic drugs may have short term popularity

WACO -- It's like something out a horror film complete with zombie attacks, hysteria and sacrificing small animals. But this time, it's real.

Saudi student convicted in Texas bomb plot

A 20-year-old Saudi student in Texas has been convicted by an Amarillo federal jury of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction.