Statewide News

Texas A&M, West Virginia to meet in Liberty Bowl

Two of the top offensive teams in the country, the Texas A&M Aggies and the West Virginia Mountaineers, will meet in the 56th AutoZone Liberty Bowl on December 29, 2014 at 1 p.m. (CST). The game will be televised by ESPN.

Rice, Fresno State acceptc Hawai'i Bowl invitations

Rice University has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 HAWAI‘I BOWL, as announced by Hawai‘i Bowl Executive Director David A. K. Matlin.

UTEP, Utah State to play in the 2014 Gildan New Mexico Bowl

ESPN Events and the Gildan New Mexico Bowl announce that the UTEP Miners and the Utah State Aggies have accepted invitations to the ninth annual game to be played on Saturday, Dec. 20.

Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl to feature Houston, Pittsburgh

Following Saturday’s conference championship games and the final selection of teams for the 38 college football bowl games today, Houston and Pitt have accepted invitations to meet in next month’s Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl i

Texas, Arkansas accept bids to play in Advocare V100 Texas Bowl

The University of Texas and the University of Arkansas have accepted bids to play in the 2014 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl, the bowl organizing committee announced today.

Former Austin cop pleads not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed man

A former Austin, Texas police detective pleaded not guilty friday in the shooting death of an unarmed man.

Frantic search under way for Houston doctor

The Houston Chronilcle is reporting; Loved ones and colleagues are pleading for the public's help in the search for a young, Houston-area doctor who has vanished, reports say.

Texas lawmakers call for D.C. reimbursement on border security costs

More than two dozen Texas lawmakers today called on Washington to reimburse the state for costs related to the federal government’s failure to secure the border.

Gas dips below $2 in Texas

Gas prices fell below $2 a gallon at a station in San Antonio on Friday, making Texas the second U.S. state where prices have dipped that low this week.

Cen-Tex woman allegedly assaults husband with Molotov cocktail, hammer

A Waco woman was arrested Thursday on aggravated assault, attempted arson, and criminal mischief charges after police say she tried to set her estranged husband on fire. Angela Alexandor, 33, is being held on $41,000 bond.