Statewide News

Texas restaurant receiving threats after Facebook post

A Texas woman is leading a campaign against a local restaurant, over what she says is mistreatment of a homeless man, but the restaurant owner says the woman has it all wrong and that her posts on social media are hurting his business.

'American Sniper' trial: Deputy says defendant explained killings

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (CNN) -- A former deputy testified last week that he overheard the defendant in the "American Sniper" murder trial explain why he killed two men. Gene Cole, who worked for the Erath County Sheriff's Office at the time, testifie

North Texas Man Convicted in Fictional Disney Scheme

A 35-year-old Plano, Texas man has been found guilty of federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Walmart sues Texas for right to sell liquor

Walmart is suing the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission in hopes of some day selling liquor across Texas.

Cattle rancher's wife: Cows too priceless to sell

ANGLETON, Texas - Cattle are the state's most profitable agricultural product, but one cattle rancher's wife decided the animals are too priceless to sell. Renee King-Sonnen married a fourth-generation cattle rancher six years ago.

Texas Walmart customer caught head butting worker in fight

A woman was banned from a Houston area Walmart for life after head-butting a Walmart employee during an argument.

Texas woman high on unknown drug calls 911 for ride, police say

A Lufkin woman was booked into jail Wednesday morning for allegedly calling 911 for a ride while high on an unknown intoxicant.

Public invited to join Miss Texas Friday at Temple and Waco VAs to salute Veterans

Miss Texas 2014 Monique Evans will join the leadership from the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS), community leaders, Soldiers from Fort Hood, Veteran organizations, and area students in honoring Veterans Friday as part of VA’s Natio

Bitter Twitter: Texas teen fired over tweet before she even starts

We've all had that job we just couldn't take anymore. yeah, well one north Texas woman known to the twitter-verse as Cella landed a gig at jets pizza in Mansfield.

DPS offering $5K reward for info leading to arrest of most wanted sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Carlos Lopez Isaac, 59, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list.