Statewide News

Klan numbers are down, but member says recruitment is up

Don't call it a comeback, yet. But if the Texas Knights, a branch of the Ku Klux Klan based in East Texas, get way their way, you could call it that.

Gunman kills doctor, then himself, at VA hospital in El Paso, Texas

A gunman shot a doctor at a Texas veterans' hospital Tuesday, then turned his gun on himself. Both the victim and the shooter in the incident at the El Paso VA Health Care System have died, Maj. Gen. Stephen M.

H-E-B issues a voluntary precautionary recall for certain single serving soups

 H-E-B has issued a voluntary and precautionary recall for H-E-B Single Serving Tortilla Soup and H-E-B Single Serving Poblano Corn Chowder due to undeclared peanut allergens in seasoning provided by Southern Style Spices.

3.5 magnitude earthquake rattles Dallas area

A magnitude 3.5- 5km earthquake has hit east, northeast of Irving, Texas. According to the USGS, cities near the center of the quake are Irving, University Park, Dallas and Farmers Branch.

Craig Biggio, 3 others elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

The National Baseball Hall of Fame soon will have new, high-quality arms with the election of Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz -- along with slugger Craig Biggio -- hall President Jeff Idelson announced Tuesday.

Bryan PD looks to talk to 2 persons of interest in stolen card case

Bryan Police Department is looking to identify two persons of interest in a stolen debit card case.

Ken Paxton sworn in as 51st Texas AG

Attorney General Ken Paxton today took the oath of office, becoming Texas’s 51st Attorney General. Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, Gov.-Elect Greg Abbott, Senator and Lt.

Reward Increased to $12,500 for Most Wanted Fugitive

The reward for Freddie Alaniz, 34, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of January.

Texas rankings for most comprehensive graduate economics programs in 2015

The Financial Engineer has released their Master of Economics rankings list for the most comprehensive graduate economics programs in the country. Here is a list of Texas Universities that made the cut:

Hundreds welcome 2015 by taking SPI's "Polar Bear Dip"

Today's cold temperatures made this year's 17th Annual Polar Bear Dip at South Padre Island more than ideal for the hundreds of people ready to kick off the new year by braving the cold waters. "Now this is number 17, started as an old party and