Statewide News

Former Texas judge: Durst case brings out 'highest level of weirdness'

More than two decades as a judge, prosecutor and defense lawyer couldn't prepare Susan Criss for the Texas murder trial of millionaire Robert Durst.

Border agents catch illegal immigrants hidden inside vehicle's speaker box

Two illegal immigrants were rescued and detained at northern checkpoint after they were found hidden inside a speaker box.

Spring breaker falls 7 stories to her death at South Padre Island

A second Spring Break death occured at South Padre Island. It was at Padre South Hotel, where a 21-year-old spring breaker fell to her death from the 7th floor balcony around 8:40 Wednesday morning.

March still waiting for first tornado

While Boston and other New England cities have suffered through their snowiest seasons, other parts of the country have some unexpected good news to go along with the record-breaking winter conditions.

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission in Tyler to reopen

Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Ministries and the board of directors for Gateway to Hope have joined forces to allow Hiway 80 Rescue Mission to operate the Gateway to Hope facility for a six month time period.

'White people only' stickers posted on Austin businesses

Someone is posting stickers that say "exclusively for white people" on businesses in the Texas capital of Austin. And the mayor is not amused.

Newly released lapel cam video shows Dallas PD shooting mentally ill man

Newly released body camera video shows a Dallas Police officer fatally shooting a man outside his home.

TxDOT refunding $1.7 million for botched toll bills

Billing problems with the Texas Department of Transportation’s tolling system are bigger than the agency had realized, officials confirmed Tuesday, and the agency will be giving back about $1.7 million to to

Protect the Alamo? New managers could be from out-of-state


DPS announces arrest of 2 Texas Most Wanted Sex Offenders

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that two fugitives on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list were captured recently.