Statewide News

Jerry Jones feels pressure of past failures; so excited about making amends in 2013 he can't sleep

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is so excited about the start of the 2013 season with Sunday's season opener against the Giants that he can't sleep.

As stretch run begins, Rangers put away thoughts of last season’s late collapse

Jason Frasor is in his 10th year in the big leagues and has never felt this before. The season is usually dragging at this point as he’s been stuck on teams out of the pennant chase.

$20,000 reward offered for TX most wanted fugitive

The reward for Larry Valdez, 43, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has increased to up to $20,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September.

A 94-year-old angler has another great fish story to tell

Moses Lopez spent his early days hunting with a slingshot. He mostly bagged rabbits and squirrels and was handy with a rod and reel as well.

Super Bowl roadblocks: These teams are poised to keep Texans from winning it all

Texans owner Bob McNair and defensive end J.J. Watt straight out said it. Wide receiver Andre Johnson and offensive tackle Duane Brown dropped hints.

Cowboys trade Lissemore, pick up two new players

The Dallas Cowboys traded defensive tackle Sean Lissemore to San Diego for an undisclosed draft pick. The team also traded an undisclosed draft pick to Kansas City for defensive end Edgar Jones.

Five burning questions for Houston Texans

Chron.com has five questions for the Texans as they prepare for their regular-season opener at San Diego and Gary Kubiak’s eighth season as coach.

U.S. Senator, TX congressmen announce Honoring the Fort Hood Heroes Act

On Monday, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), Congressman John R.

First responders remembered at West-Fest parade

The 2013 West-Fest celebration is underway in West, Texas. Hundreds of people from all across the state attended Saturday's parade. And this year it was especially memorable.

96-year-old Texas man is mauled to death by several dogs

A 96-year-old man has died after being mauled to death by several dogs in his neighborhood. According to investigators, family members found the man's body. Authorities say as many as five dogs attacked him.