Statewide News

West Nile virus: Fact vs. fiction

As the number of West Nile virus cases grows, so does the concern among Texans about what's fact and what's fiction when it comes to West Nile. Are you immune after contracting West Nile virus?

Rangers notes: Hamilton has high HR ceiling, manager says

Ron Washington is praising his best hitter. As good as Josh Hamilton is, he can get better.

Jones says last year more disappointing than Seattle playoff loss and isn't worried about Romo, who 'thinks in the now'

Garrett says has to get himself ready to play 'at level he is capable of' •Bryant promises he will be on the field against the Giants •Jerry Jones is watching the playoff clock

Texas grandparents charged in fatal pit bull attack of child

The grandparents and father of a 15-month-old girl who was mauled by the family’s pit bull back in May of this year have been arrested and charged in the fatal dog attack.

Cases of confirmed West Nile surpasses 1,000 in Texas

The West Nile virus continues to spread across Texas, and in the last week, the number of cases has surpassed the 1000 mark.

ICE agents bust drug distribution stretching from El Paso to Chicago

An indictment was unsealed Thursday charging four individuals with a cocaine distribution and money laundering conspiracy based in El Paso. These indictments resulted from an investigation by U.S.

Feds: Rock-throwing prompts Texas border shooting

Mexico's foreign ministry has accused a U.S. Border Patrol agent of fatally shooting a Mexican citizen along the border.

Players associated with Saints bounty scandal reinstated

Suspensions for four players connected to the Saints “bountygate” scandal have been overturned by a three-man arbitration panel, according to sources.

TxDOT approves fastest speed limit in US for stretch of toll road

  Texas is set to get a new bragging right: the fastest speed limit in the country.

Texas soldier killed in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.