Statewide News

Injuries Pile Up for Cowboys

In Thursday's 38-31 loss to Washington, the injury-ravaged Cowboys saw four more key players go down: wide receiver Miles Austin (right hip strain), slot cornerback Orlando Scandrick (broken left hand), inside linebacker Bruce Carter (dislo

2nd person dies from Gulf platform blast

A second Filipino oil worker has died following last week's Gulf of Mexico oil platform blast, the Philippine government said Friday.

Texans Top Lions in OT

For the second time in a week, the Texans need nearly five quarters to dispatch an opponent. With the Thanksgiving Day victory, the team improves to 10-1 and remains unbeaten on the road.

Mavs 7-6 After Beating Knicks

O.J. Mayo scored 27 points to lead the Mavericks to a 114-111 home victory over the Knicks on Wednesday. The Mavericks' defense stopped the Knicks on their final three possessions to secure the victory.

Sawed Off: TCU Upsets #16 Texas

TCU beat #16 Texas 20-13 on Saturday night. Former Chapel Hill star Matthew Tucker had 57 yards rushing and 2 touchdowns in the Horned Frog victory.

DPS encourages Texans to plan ahead for safe Thanksgiving travel

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Thanksgiving travelers to focus on driving safely during the long holiday weekend to keep our roads safe for everyone.

Texas day care owner gets 80 years for murdering 4 children

The woman who ran a day care in Houston that caught on fire, killing four toddlers, was sentenced to 80 years in prison Tuesday.

Smith, Murray held out of Monday practice, not expected to play vs. Redskins

We'll have the Cowboys against the Redskins on Thanksgiving Day. The game will be at 3:15 Thursday afternoon on FOX 51.

Investigators to recreate conditions ahead of Texas parade tragedy

In an effort to understand why a truck serving as a parade float crossed in front of a fast-moving locomotive last week -- killing four war veterans on the float -- federal accident investigators on Tuesday will recreate the accident conditions

Thanksgiving dinner to cost Texans less this year

A traditional, Texas-style Thanksgiving dinner for 10 will cost $46.08 this year, marking more than a 5 percent savings over last year, according to the special Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) 2012 Thanksgiving Meal Report.