Statewide News

Shooting leaves 2 dead at house party near Houston

 A shooting at a house party near Houston left two people dead and 22 others injured, authorities said early Sunday.

Wendy Davis files for Texas governor

Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis's formal Texas gubernatorial campaign kicked off with the filing of campaign documents Saturday, the first day she was able to do so.

17-year-old Texas girl arrested for 'pimping out' her friends

A 17-year-old south Texas girl is accused of pimping out more than a half-dozen of her friends. Police say the teen pushed the girls into prostitution.

Ted Cruz makes his late-night debut

 Sen. Ted Cruz is no longer limiting his speaking engagements to friendly GOP events and marathon talks on the Senate floor, appearing for the first time Friday on late-night television.

TX Air Force base honors veteran military dogs, handlers with memorial

At Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, they revealed a monument dedicated to a special group of of service members on base.

Shell continues major commitment to gulf marine habitat

Coastal Conservation Association and Shell Oil Company have announced an extension of their unique partnership that has already produced more than a dozen significant marine habitat restoration projects along the Gulf Coast over the past two ye

DPS offers reward for recent escapee, high-risk sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Kevin Patrick Stoeser, 40, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward of up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

TX single mom's 'Thanks a lot, Obama' letter goes viral

A single mother in the small town of Palmer, Texas, about an hour and 45 minutes southwest of Tyler, has written a "Thank you letter," to President Barack Obama.

TX father arrested for allegedly severely beating baby, causing internal injuries

A McAllen father has been arraigned on two charges of injury to a child after his six-month-old son was taken to the hospital suffering from internal injuries.

$45 Million in narcotics seized in shipment of tomatoes

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized $45,397,000 worth of narcotics that were concealed within a commercial shipment of fresh tomatoes.