Statewide News

University to create first comprehensive 3-D production curriculum in country

The Department of Radio-Television-Film at The University of Texas at Austin has received a $2.17 million grant from the Moody Foundation to create "UT3D," the firs

Texas artificial reefs launch new website, Facebook page

For more than thirty years, the Texas Artificial Reef program has generally run silent and deep - deep in its positive impact on marine ecosystems, recreational fishing and diving and coastal economies, silent because it's probably largely

New idenfitication rules at the DMV

Texans titling a vehicle in the state and first-time registrants will soon have to show identification, enhancing

Goliad Anacua and Old Baldy designated as famous trees of Texas

Two trees rich in Lone Star State history were added to the Famous Trees of Texas registry.

Texas Most Wanted featured fugitive reward increased to $20,000

The reward for Jose Angel Cabral, 58, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive has increased to $20,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of March.

Controversy: Austin plastic bag ban goes into effect

Austin, Texas is the latest city to implement a ban on plastic bags Friday. Several other cities in Texas also have bans or fees on plastic bags.

TX man sentenced 50 years for keeping woman as his sex slave

A Southeast Texas man has been sentenced to 50 years in the state penitentiary after prosecutors say he locked a 44-year-old woman in a small garage apartment where he repeatedly assaulted her and forced her to have sex.

Nelson Cruz has chest injury

Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz is undergoing a battery of tests at a local hospital after experiencing what is believed to be a muscle strain in his chest region Thursday night.

Judge orders Fort Hood shooter to stand trial in 3 months

An Army psychiatrist accused of opening fire and killing 13 people at Fort Hood, Texas, will begin trial proceedings in three months, a military judge ruled.

Take the stress out of spring cleaning

(StatePoint) Throw open those doors and windows -- there is no better cure for months of winter than some fresh spring air.