Statewide News

Legendary pianist Van Cliburn dead at 78

Van Cliburn, the classical pianist honored by a New York ticker-tape parade for winning a major Moscow competition in 1958, died Wednesday after a battle with bone cancer, his publicist said.

Texas officer accused of framing ex-wife as meth dealer

A Madisonville police officer was indicted Monday for allegedly plotting to place methamphetamine on his ex-wife.

Push underway to turn Texas blue

National Democrats' most concerted push yet to turn Texas blue is now under way.

Reward offered for Most Wanted Fugitive from San Antonio

TThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Joseph Daniel Krueger, 36, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a $10,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

Car crashes into TX home's roof

A bad crash sent an SUV flying and the lucky driver lived to tell about. The car went airborne early Sunday eventually landing upside down on the roof of home.

South Texas drug bust yields nearly 2,000 pounds of marijuana

San Juan Police say it was a high tech indoor hydroponics marijuana grow lab, which lead them to a huge drug seizure of nearly 2,000 pounds of marijuana.

Rangers hire Ivan Rodriguez as special assistant to GM/Instructor/Ambassador

"Pudge" is returning to the Rangers. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has more from Spring Training in Arizona.

$3,000 reward offered for Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Nicholas Vonwayne Prejean, 24, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list, and a $3,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

Male TX teen fights to wear dress to prom

A teenager in Texas is fighting to wear what he wants to his senior prom. He wants to wear a dress, heels and a wig. The boy says his school won't let him.

Ex-teacher accused of sex with 4 students

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a former Pasadena middle school math teacher is accused of having sexual relationships with at least four high school students, after a two-month investigation uncovered inappropriate Facebook messages, expli