Statewide News

Fort Hood judge says jury won't be swayed by pretrial publicity

The judge in the Fort Hood, Texas, shooting case said the defense failed to show that pretrial publicity would unfairly prejudice a jury.

116 lbs cocaine, 47 lbs heroine seized in TX drug bust

One-hundred sixteen pounds of cocaine and 47 pounds of heroin sit on a table in the McAllen police station. They are the result of a two day investigation ending in a bust Tuesday for the McAllen record books.

TX bill seeks to protect those who film peace officers

People who film on-duty police officers with their cell phones could get extra protections through a bill filed by the chairman of the state Senate Committee on Agriculture, Rural Affairs and Homeland Security.

Derek Lowe impressive, but not yet a candidate for Rangers rotation

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Rangers at Spring Training in Arizona. Here's the latest on one of the newest Texas pitchers.

Mavs knock off the Hawks, 127-113

The struggling Mavericks were playing their fourth game in the last five nights. But they were not tired.

Cowboys will play Dolphins in Hall of Fame Game

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has news about the Cowboys. They will start their preseason early.

TX couple not charged in death of adopted Russian child

A Texas couple will not face charges in the January death of their adopted Russian son, Max Shatto.

Texas state representative jailed for DWI

A local Texas State Representative is out on bond, busted on suspicion of drunk driving.

Tips to avoid injuries while spring cleaning

(StatePoint) Cleaning your home from top to bottom this spring? Do so with care. From falls off ladders to muscle pain, heavy-duty chores can be hazardous to your health and wellness if you're not careful.

Tips to start composting for your garden

(StatePoint) It doesn't matter if you're a gardening novice trying to supplement your dinner table with some home-grown veggies or an entrepreneur that earns a living off the land, composting is a simple way to go green and help save th