Statewide News

Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl to feature Houston, Pittsburgh

Following Saturday’s conference championship games and the final selection of teams for the 38 college football bowl games today, Houston and Pitt have accepted invitations to meet in next month’s Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl i

Texas, Arkansas accept bids to play in Advocare V100 Texas Bowl

The University of Texas and the University of Arkansas have accepted bids to play in the 2014 AdvoCare V100 Texas Bowl, the bowl organizing committee announced today.

Former Austin cop pleads not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed man

A former Austin, Texas police detective pleaded not guilty friday in the shooting death of an unarmed man.

Frantic search under way for Houston doctor

The Houston Chronilcle is reporting; Loved ones and colleagues are pleading for the public's help in the search for a young, Houston-area doctor who has vanished, reports say.

Texas lawmakers call for D.C. reimbursement on border security costs

More than two dozen Texas lawmakers today called on Washington to reimburse the state for costs related to the federal government’s failure to secure the border.

Gas dips below $2 in Texas

Gas prices fell below $2 a gallon at a station in San Antonio on Friday, making Texas the second U.S. state where prices have dipped that low this week.

Cen-Tex woman allegedly assaults husband with Molotov cocktail, hammer

A Waco woman was arrested Thursday on aggravated assault, attempted arson, and criminal mischief charges after police say she tried to set her estranged husband on fire. Angela Alexandor, 33, is being held on $41,000 bond.

Gas dips below $2 in Texas

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Gas prices fell below $2 a gallon at a station in San Antonio on Friday, making Texas the second U.S.

Employees of Texas school district embezzle $280K

Three former Beaumont Independent School District employees have pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.