Statewide News

Forney woman mistakingly handcuffed at gunpoint

A Forney woman was mistakenly pulled over and handcuffed at gunpoint on suspicions of waving a gun outside the window of her car.

Texas woman accused of torturing neighbor for hours

A woman in corpus Christi, Texas, says she was held captive and tortured by a neighbor.

Texas police chief shot, killed during traffic stop

A police chief in a small Texas town was shot and killed in the line of duty. Investigators say Elmendorf Police Chief Michael Pimentel was shot while making a traffic stop Saturday afternoon.

Experimental SpaceX rocket self-detonates over Texas

A rung on the long ladder to Mars broke Friday, when a rocket test in Texas ended in a midair ball of fire.

Texas attorney arrested in murder-for-hire plot

An attorney who practices law in Corpus Christi and maintains an office in San Antonio was arrested Wednesday for criminal solicitation of capital murder.

LIST: State Fair of Texas announces food finalists

Many folks are salivating, dreaming about all the unhealthy fried concoctions making their way to this year's State Fair. In previous years, everything from Fried Coke, to Fried Twinkies made the list of things to try.

Father of 'affluenza' teen arrested for impersonating police

A Texas dad is accused of impersonating a police officer and his name may sound familiar.

TxDOT, law enforcement partner on 'Drink. Drive. Go to Jail.' campaign

In Texas, there is a traffic crash about every 20 minutes involving a driver under the influence of alcohol. The Texas Department of Transportation hopes to lower this staggering statistic with the launch of its annual Labor Day "Drink.

Dallas Cowboys named most valuable NFL franchise

The Dallas Cowboys are once again the most valuable franchise in the NFL. 

Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

A defiant Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, was booked on Tuesday on two felony charges related to his handling of a local political controversy.