Statewide News

TX woman arrested for attempted murder of mother, told police mom was 'evil and possessed by the devil

A woman is accused of trying to kill her mother Tuesday night because she believed her mother was "evil and possessed by the devil", according to a El Paso Police Dept. news release.

Cowboys Josh Brent jailed after failing 2nd drug test

Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent has been arrested after failing another drug test.

Gov. Perry: TX will continue to build on our 'Legacy of Life'

Gov. Rick Perry today rallied pro-life advocates from around the country at the National Right to Life Convention. The governor has called a second special session to protect women and the unborn in Texas.

One last Mavericks draft preview

The Dallas Mavericks will have several important decisions to make Thursday that will shape their immediate future when the NBA holds its annual draft at 6 p.m. from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

GOV. PERRY: Special Session to begin July 1

Gov. Rick Perry today announced a Special Session of the Texas Legislature will begin at 2 p.m. Monday, July 1.

Texas Senator, Robert Nichols, releases statement for failing to address SJR 2 bill

Republican Texas Senator Robert Nichols released a statement on the failure to address the SJR 2 bill.

Texas most wanted fugitive arrested in California

A Texas Most Wanted fugitive has been arrested in California. Ricco Leo Torres, 33, is a top 10 Texas Most Wanted Fugitive and Barrio Azteca gang member. He is now in custody after being arrested on Tuesday in California.

TWPD operations seize 2 tons of marijuana

Texas Game Wardens seized thousands of feet of gill net and nearly two tons of marijuana.

Texas Abortion Bill Failed

Texas Lt Gov. David Dewhurst declared the end of a special legislative early Wednesday, some three hours after a midnight deadline. The state Senate failed to vote on a bill that would have greatly restricted abortions in the state.