Statewide News

New largemouth bass record set at Lady Bird Lake

A new lake record has been set at Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas for a largemouth bass. Ken Leonard, of New Braunfels, caught a 13-pound lunker on March 19. The fish measured 25 inches in length with a girth of 20.5 inches.

ICE searching for TX man who reportedly engaged in sexual acts with baby

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) is seeking the public’s help to identify a suspected child pornography producer, and rescue at least one child victim.

Steve-O does takes a dive off a San Antonio bridge

His hashtag said it all: not a good idea. Steve-O, best known for his grimace-inducing stunts on the TV show "Jackass," was in San Antonio this weekend and really flipped out. Literally.

Texas man dies after falling off Grand Canyon rim

A Texas man died after falling off the south rim of the Grand Canyon, officials at the national park said Monday. John N.

Third person dies after SXSW collisions

A third person has died as a result of last week's incident in which a driver plowed into people at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, police said Monday.

Study: College students who post drunken pictures on Facebook at risk for drinking problems

College students who post photos to Facebook showing themselves getting drunk are at higher risk of alcohol dependence and abuse, compared with their classmates with no references to drinking on their pages.

Texas Police, Border Patrol arrest 62 in human stash house

McAllen Police Department and U.S. Border Patrol authorities busted a human stash house on Thursday. Officials took 62 people into custody including immigrants without documentation and smugglers.

Coast Guard investigating collision between cargo ship, barge

The U.S. Coast Guard is currently investigating the cause of a collision in the Houston Ship Channel.

Man who plowed car into crowd at SXSW charged with capital murder

A driver who plowed into a crowded street at a popular festival in Austin this week, killing two people, was charged with capital murder, police said Friday.

Texas father charged in death of daughter, girlfriend

Just hours after speaking at his daughter's vigil, a father is now charged in her death, and the death of her girlfriend.