Statewide News

Rangers Skipping Darvish's Next Start

The Texas Rangers decided to skip Darvish's next start, and believe additional rest will be beneficial for the rookie right-hander to have a strong second half. Read more at Star-Telegram.com  

Williams Was 'Torn' and 'Very Close' to Choosing Mavs

No player spent more time with Deron Williams in the days leading up to his historic free-agent decision than Jason Kidd.

Cubs Fans Make Sales Pitch to Hamilton

"A lady [Tuesday] night held a sign that said, 'I dream every night of Josh Hamilton becoming a Cub,'" Hamilton said. "It was a huge sign. Huge sign. I was like, 'All right.' I think it's pretty fun.

Family dog shot, killed during police pursuit of violent carjacking suspects

A family is dealing with the loss of their dog after it was gunned down by police. The incident happened while officers were pursuing three violent robbery suspects.

Dallas murder suspect tied to cartel surrenders at border

A man wanted by the Dallas Police Department for his alleged involvement in a Dallas area kidnapping and murder surrendered in El Paso.

Injured Rangers pitchers go through bullpen sessions

Texas pitchers have become the walking wounded. Check out the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Summer break is no vacation for Dallas Cowboys

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram covers the Cowboys. http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/07/02/4075170/summer-break-is-no-vacat....  

Man arrested for choking, punching pregnant girlfriend in stomach

EUNICE, LA — A man is behind bars for allegedly beating his pregnant girlfriend after she discovered that he was with another female.

Speedster dies after crashing into semi while on phone, computer

One person has died after ramming into the back of an 18-wheeler in Navasota Tuesday morning. DPS officials tell KWKT it happened around 9 a.m. on Highway 105, about 1 mile east of Highway 6.