Statewide News

Texas Most Wanted Fugitive reward increased to $15,000

AUSTIN – The reward for Javier Cortez Jr., 32, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to $15,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of July.

Tyler employee named Assistant Attorney General of the Year by state

TYLER – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott recognized Carrie Tibiletti, an assistant attorney general in the Child Support Division’s Tyler office, for her commitment to Texas children.

Mavs Get Creative on Draft Day

With an eye on collecting young talent, the Dallas Mavericks craftily turned one pick and seldom-used guard Kelenna Azubuike into three players during Thursday's NBA Draft.

Rangers Getting Hot, Angels Still Close

The Rangers have won 11 of their last 13, and maintained their 4 1/2-game lead over the Los Angeles Angels in the American League West

31 victims identified in widening Texas Air Force base sex scandal

The U.S. Air Force has now identified at least 31 women as victims in a growing sex scandal, a four-star general said Thursday, and there might be more.

Massive brush fire burning near Ft. Hood

FORT HOOD, Texas — The Fort Hood Directorate of Emergency Services reported at around 3 p.m. a brush fire burning near the Lone Star Multiuse Range in the northern area of Fort Hood.

David Dewhurst: throw Obamacare in the trash can

U.S. Senate candidate David Dewhurst released the following statement this morning after the Supreme Court’s ruling on Obamacare:

DPS increasing DWI patrols for 4th of July

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a nine-day period that includes July 4th.

Yu Darvish remains hot with 10th victory

he Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Rangers. Yu Darvish wins again. http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/06/26/4061284/yu-darvish-remains-hot-w....  

Phillip Tanner truly a team player for Dallas Cowboys

he Fort Worth Star-Telegram has a feature on an over-achiever for the Cowboys. http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/06/26/4061023/phillip-tanner-truly-a-t....