Statewide News

Star Baylor athlete arrested on assault charge

The Baylor Bears starting safety and leader on defense was arrested Thursday for allegedly assaulting another person the earlier this month

New and improved 'Big Tex' to be revealed on Friday

The State Fair of Texas kicks off on Friday, and with it, the much-anticipated return of a Texas icon - "Big Tex". His popular booming voice has welcomed Fair Park visitors for decades in Dallas.

Rangers looking for more after sweeping Astros

The Rangers will take a step up in class to finish the season with four games against the Los Angeles Angels, who are 23-9 since Aug. 23.

TX 'Most Wanted Sex Offender' captured

David Martinez Maldonado, 54, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Friday in Colorado. Maldonado is considered a high-risk sex offender and was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.

Alabama woman rescued from Lake Charles hotel; man, woman accused of human trafficking

A man and a woman have been arrested for human trafficking after they allegedly forced a young woman from Alabama into prostitution and threatened her life.

$3,000 reward now offered for most wanted sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jose Luis Rodriguez, 58, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

VIOLENCE BEHIND BARS: A tie to mental illness

The most violent prisons in the Texas state system share a common factor: They house a high proportion of mentally ill inmates.

Family of 5 found dead inside Texas home

A family of five was found dead inside a house near Rice, Texas, on Sunday night, authorities said. That's just south of Dallas. Navarro County sheriff's deputies found the bodies of two adults and three children inside.

Family of 5 found dead inside Texas home

A family of five was found dead inside a house near Rice, Texas, on Sunday night, authorities said. That's just south of Dallas. Navarro County sheriff's deputies found the bodies of two adults and three children inside.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Houston Police Chief hits pedestrian with city vehicle

Houston's Police Chief is taking disciplinary action against himself after he hit a pedestrian with his city vehicle.