Statewide News

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....  

Saudi student convicted in Texas bomb plot

A 20-year-old Saudi student in Texas has been convicted by an Amarillo federal jury of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction.

Rangers' Josh Hamilton searching for answers

The Rangers' top player is cooling off. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has more http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/06/25/4058147/rangers-josh-hamilton-se....  

Rangers' trio likely to be All-Star starters

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram figures Texas will have three All-Star starters.

Hour-long foot chase ends in tased suspect; 2 officers hospitalized

Two officers were hospitalized Tuesday during an hour-long foot chase in Killeen. The chase began when officials were serving a warrant on Roel Reando Brown, 25, who was wanted for aggravated sexual assault.

Louisiana father won't face charges after infant dies in hot car

UPDATE: The death of an 11-month-old has a community shocked, and wondering why no charges have been filed. We spoke with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office, and they explained the situation.