Statewide News

Texas GOP Convention Kicks Off

The GOP kicked off its Texas state convention in Cowtown, and the speakers were fired up.

Texas mother murdered, 2-week-old child shot

Two Texas children lost their mother after police say their father shot and killed her. He then turned the gun on himself.

Mad cow disease-related death confirmed in Texas, no public threat

Mad cow disease has caused a fourth death in the United States, health officials say.

Texas newlyweds killed after colliding in head-on crash

A man and his wife were killed in a tragic accident near Witchita Falls when the couple collided head-on in separate vehicles.

South Texas love triangle between sheriff's office coworkers turns deadly

One man dead and another suffering from a self inflicted gun shot wound after an eight hour hostage stand off in Brownsville.

Texas city population sign: 'Too damn many'

The population of Midland, Texas is growing and someone is clearly not happy about it.

Texas HS students show improvement in STAAR end-of-course results

High school students posted strong passing rates for the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) end-of-course exams in Biology, Algebra I and U.S.

NRA slams 'foolish' Open Carry Texas behavior, backtracks on statement

The NRA has a stern message to gun lovers: check your weapons at the door.

Harvard awards George H.W. Bush honorary degree

When Harvard University leaders awarded former President George H.W. Bush an honorary degree Thursday, they made sure to mention his alma mater.