Statewide News

Police use pepper spray on Black Friday shoppers in Texas Walmart

Thanksgiving shoppers looking for some great bargains got more than they bargained for at one Texas Walmart. Police in Odessa began spraying pepper spray when a crowd of shoppers got out of control.

Older brother of Baylor football coach dies of head injury

According to ESPN Central Texas, Edward "Eddie" Briles, the brother of beloved Baylor head football coach, Art Briles, passed away Wednesday morning in an Abilene hospital after suffering a head injury.

TX Fire Captain to be released from hospital after May motel fire

The fire captain who was injured battling a 5-alarm blaze at a southwest Houston motel that killed four of his comrades will be released from the hospital on Wednesday, according to the Houston Fire Department.

Teen hit man freed from Mexico jail, sent to Texas

Mexican authorities set free a former teen cartel hit man on Tuesday and sent him back to the United States.

Sexually violent TX fugitive captured in Oklahoma

Robert Charles Grunsfeld, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being captured Monday in Oklahoma.

ETX police officer hit by car, injured when responding to I45 wreck

An officer with the Huntsville Police Department was injured early Monday morning when his unit responded to a traffic accident on Interstate 45.

Media reports the search for a missing Jasper man has ended after authorities find his body

Media reports are reporting that the search for a missing Jasper man has ended after authorities discovered his body.

DPS looking for sex offender that fled from a Dallas halfway house

A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a sex offender who fled from a Dallas facility.

San Antonio officer charged in patrol car sex assault

San Antonio police want to know if it's happened before.

Women-led ticket highlights suburban voter efforts

State Sen. Leticia Van de Putte’s announcement on Saturday that she is running for lieutenant governor, adding a second woman to a ticket led by state Sen.