Statewide News

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.

Louisiana father won't face charges after infant dies in hot car

UPDATE: The death of an 11-month-old has a community shocked, and wondering why no charges have been filed. We spoke with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office, and they explained the situation.

Texas mom denies selling baby in ad

Dallas, TX -- Brittany Hill says it is hard to be locked away in jail, unable to see her infant son and even worse she says is being accused of trying to sell him for cash. "It is hurtful, it really is," Hill says.

Acadian Ambulance expands service area in South Texas

LAFAYETTE, La. — Acadian Ambulance has expanded its service area in South Texas with the addition of Medina County’s ESD 4.