Statewide News

1 arrested after Texas child with cancer shot, killed in front yard

 New charges and new information in the murder of a teenager battling cancer. Ryan's Lara's family feels thankful for something many families never find, a little bit of closure.

ICE in Texas deports Mexican fugitive wanted for murder

A Mexican fugitive wanted in his home country for a murder in April was deported Friday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).

Perry Judge rules prosecutor is not disqualified

The special prosecutor pressing criminal charges against Gov.

Cover to Cover: Texas School Permission Slip to Read Books

Permission slips are just for field trips, right? Not anymore, which is why some Highland Park parents are trippin' out over a new form students brought home.

4 workers die, 1 hurt in Texas chemical plant leak

Four workers were killed Saturday after a chemical leak at a DuPont plant in La Porte, Texas, on the eastern outskirts of Houston, plant manager Randall Clements said.

Texas economy ripe for skilled workers

Although it is tough to find a good job to support a family without a diploma, there are workers in Houston, Texas, making $60,000 to $70,000 a year without ever graduating high school.

Texas teacher fired after Ferguson tweets

 A Texas teacher was fired Friday, one week after sending racially charged tweets about incidents in Ferguson, Missouri.

Internal memos detail Davis campaign dysfunction

Consultants for Democrat Wendy Davis warned her campaign months ago that the Fort Worth senator was headed for a humiliating defeat in the Texas governor’s race unless she a

Pregnant Texas woman stabbed by stranger

A pregnant San Antonio area woman is recovering after being stabbed by a stranger. Expectant mother Dana Kimbro said she had an argument with her husband and noticed someone watching them during the dispute.