Statewide News

For the love of the game: Three Texas football players overcome deafening disability

El Paso, TX (KTSM) -- High school football is a long standing tradition in Texas, and also in the Borderland. Local kids often grow up picturing themselves playing under the Friday night lights.

Dallas Cowboys to fine player for shoplifting

Valley Ranch, TX (KDAF) -- While the Dallas Cowboys look red hot on the field, off the field one Cowboy was caught red-handed.

Perry cuts short Europe trip amid Ebola scare

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry is cutting short an economic development trip through Europe to return home as officials in his state work to stop the spread of Ebola.

Texas Pastors subpoenaed over equal rights debate

A push for equal rights in Houston could spark a national debate on the freedom on religion.

Dallas Cowboy running back can't outrun Frisco Police

Dallas Cowboy player Joseph Randle was arrested Monday evening for shoplifting at a Frisco, Texas mall. The reserve running back is accused of stealing underwear and cologne from a Dillard’s store. Frisco police charged Randle with a misdemeanor

Appeals court reinstates Texas voter ID law

Less than a week before early voting begins in the state, a federal appeals court has said that Texas' controversial voter ID law can go into effect. The enforcement order, issued Tuesday by a federal appeals court, comes days after a district c

Second health care worker tests positive for Ebola at Dallas hospital

A second health care worker who cared for an Ebola patient at a Dallas hospital has contracted the virus herself. The worker, a woman who lives alone, was quickly moved into isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, authorities said Wedne

US Supreme Court puts pieces of Texas abortion law on hold

A provision of the Texas abortion law that closed all but eight abortion facilities in the state almost two weeks ago was temporarily put on hold Tuesday by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Judge approves Texas voter ID law for Nov. election

Texas should require photo voter identification in this year’s general election, the 5th U.S.