Statewide News

Oil rig explodes in south TX

Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a oil rig explosion near Victoria, Texas.

New traffic, criminal laws take effect September 1

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today highlighted notable traffic and criminal laws that go into effect on Sept. 1, 2013.

UPDATE: Amber Alert canceled for 3 year old Texas boy

A state-wide Amber Alert has been canceled for a three-year-old boy, who was thought to be in grave and immediate danger. Law enforcement located father and son in Missouri at a relatives house. They were both unharmed.

BIG 12 NEWS: Defending BIG 12 champions take on ND State in season opener

The defending BIG 12 champion Kansas State Wildcats will take on the North Dakota State Bisons, Friday night, in their season opener.

BIG 12 NEWS: TCU to open season against LSU

In a clash of two top 25 teams, the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs will take on the Louisiana State University Tigers in their season opener, Saturday night at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

Manziel suspended first half of Rice game

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel will receive a half-game suspension to be served in Saturday’s season opener against Rice.

Report: Manziel suspended first half of Rice game

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel will receive a half-game suspension to be served in Saturday’s opener against Rice, according to TexAgs.com owner Billy Liucci. Read more at Chron.com  

BREAKING: Hasan sentenced to death

After deliberation, the jury in the case of Maj. Nidal Hasan has sentenced him to death.

VIDEO: TX farm honors first responders with corn maze

Dewberry Farms in Brookshire, Texas, about 35-miles outside of Houston, is honoring first responders in a unique way, with a corn maze!

VIDEO: 11-year-old starting college at TCU

The first weeks of college as a freshman are nerve-wracking enough, but imagine heading off to college at 11-years-old.