Statewide News

DPS: Election ID certificates available at DL offices

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming primary election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need of proper iden

Reward increased to $13,000 for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender

The reward for Kevin Stoeser, 41, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of February.

Despite report, final Keystone decision not near

A final decision on whether or not to approve the hotly debated Keystone XL oil pipeline isn't imminent, the White House chief of staff said on Sunday, despite a State Department report last week showing the project wouldn't have a majo

Remembering the Columbia space shuttle 11 years later

Today marks the 11th Anniversary of the space shuttle Columbia disaster. It was back on February 1, 2003 that the Columbia broke apart upon re-entry.

TX 10 Most Wanted fugitive arrested in AR

Leo Click Jr., 43, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being arrested on Wednesday in Arkansas.

Dirk Nowitzki named to Western Conference All-Star team

Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki will represent the Western Conference in the NBA All-Star Game, the league announced tonight. Nowitzki will appear in his 12th career All-Star Game, more than any other player in franchise history.

Rangers receive LHP Pedro Figueroa on waiver claim from Tampa Bay; RHP Chaz Roe designated for assignment

The Texas Rangers announced this afternoon that the club has been awarded left-handed pitcher Pedro Figueroa on a waiver claim from the Tampa Bay Rays.

Former Texas Ranger, Michael Young to officially retire Friday at Ballpark in Arlington

Michael Young, the longtime Texas Rangers infielder has decided to retire from the game, and will do so in grand fashion.

Federal agents raid Port Arthur houses in human smuggling operation

Port Arthur (KBMT) -- Four houses in Port Arthur are among around a dozen locations federal agents raided Thursday morning as part of an investigation into human smuggling. At least three people were arrested at a house located at 8624 Lamplighter

Texas’ Organ, Tissue Donor Program approaches 5 million registrants

In 2013 the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) recorded more than 1.6 million Texas registrants to the Glenda P. Dawson Donate Life Texas Registry, boosting the total registry to nearly five million individuals.