Statewide News

VIDEO: Mammoth skeleton found near Dallas

A farmer and his son uncovered a rare find: an entire mammoth skeleton believed to be tens of thousands of years old.

Controversial ad pushes 'Death Row Jesus'

A new advertising campaign may make you look twice. "Death Row Jesus" will hit American cities Wednesday.

DPS mobile app now available for download

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced the launch of its mobile app, which is designed to give Texans instant access to the state’s Sex Offender Registry, Texas 10 Most Wanted program and other valuable resources.

School plaque referencing God removed from Texas school

Mountain Peak Elementary School is in the spotlight for a dedication plaque on campus.

Armed to Teach: Argyle ISD Sticks to Its Gun Policy

ARGYLE (KDAF) -- ARGYLE — It's safe to say Argyle ISD is ready to start the school year with guns blazing.

Deion Sanders' school opens after charter revoked

Despite being plagued with problems and losing its charter, classes are back in session at Deion Sanders' Prime Prep Academy in Fort Worth.

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.