Statewide News

Texas Game Warden notes: Man runs over deer for "free meat"

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.   Duck, Duck, Goose

Texas 4-year-old attacked by dog while at playground

A Houston mother wants to make sure no other parent has to watch their child be attacked by a dog. It happened to her four-year-old daughter and it wasn't a stray dog. Someone let the dog run free.

Texas judge grants request to stop executive action on immigration

A federal judge in Brownsville has granted a request from 26 states suing to stop President Obama's executive actions on immigration.

Judge in Texas orders temporary halt to Obama immigration action

A federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, which has drawn opposition from 26 states across the nation. United States District Judge Andrew Hanen ruled late Monday night to block e

Suspect's confession played at 'American Sniper' trial

The man accused of killing Chris Kyle, subject of the hit film "American Sniper," and Kyle's friend said he didn't have a choice.

Elite runner crawls across the finish line at Austin Marathon

Lifelong runner and Austin Marathon race director John Conley has been a part of many races, but none of the finishes he's been a part of quite compare to what he saw Sunday in Texas.

Texas A&M 'Corps of Cadets' selects first woman leader

Announcement from TAMU: Beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, a female Texas A&M student will lead the university's legendary Corps of Cadets.

What happens if DHS shuts down?

Congress has just 12 days until Department of Homeland Security funding runs out, and House Speaker John Boehner this weekend said he was "certainly" willing to let that happen.

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