Statewide News

Aggies in hot pursuit of Muschamp

Former Florida coach Will Muschamp figured to be Texas A&M’s top target from the moment Aggies coach Kevin Sumlin fired defensive coordinator Mark Snyder last week.

Texas killer's mental state in question as execution looms

 (CNN) -- Scott Panetti dressed in a purple cowboy outfit and called Jesus, John F.

Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has stayed the execution of Texas death row inmate Scott Panetti, who was scheduled to be put to death at 6 p.m. Wednesday, according to the court clerk's office.

Texas senator files bill prohibiting sale of synthetic drugs

Today, Senator Charles Perry filed SB 199 to prohibit the sale and use of synthetic drugs in the State of Texas.

Jadeveon Clowney to get second opinion on knee

After suffering constant pain in his right knee since returning from arthroscopic surgery, Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney is getting a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday.

Big 12 ranked as the nation’s toughest

The Big 12 now is being considered by ESPN as the nation’s toughest conference. The Big 12 will have a little time to celebrate, starting with an interesting final week of the regular season.

Gun sales: Black Friday boom

It looks like Santa will be delivering more guns this Christmas. Despite overall Black Friday spending down 11 percent nationwide, last weekend gun sales increased.

Reward increased to $8,000 for violent Texas sex offender

The reward for Jeffrey Ortiz, 37, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to this capture if the tip comes in during the month of December.

Police chief on downtown Austin shooting: 'We were lucky'

The man who shot up downtown Austin last week had the words, "Let me die," written in marker on his chest, the city's police chief said Monday.

Police: South Texas woman arrested for DWI after driving without tire

 A Harlingen woman is under arrest for driving without a tire on Thanksgiving night. Harlingen police saw 38 year-old Maria Isabel Gloria driving a Jeep without its front driver side tire around 2 on Friday morning.