Statewide News

About last night: Texas primary highlights

The Lone Star state held its primary contests Tuesday, kicking off the 2014 election season with two top Republicans guarding their seats in Congress against conservative challengers and gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott ready to s

About last night: Texas primary highlights

The Lone Star state held its primary contests Tuesday, kicking off the 2014 election season with two top Republicans guarding their seats in Congress against conservative challengers and gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott ready to s

ERCOT thanks consumers for conserving, breaks March demand record set in 2002

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), grid operator for most of Texas, thanks electric consumers for helping maintain grid reliability by reducing their electric use yesterday and this morning.

Texas Secretary of State Reminds Texas Voters to Bring Photo ID to the Polls for Tomorrow’s Primary Election

AUSTIN–Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry is wrapping up the Primary Election phase of the state’s Vote Texas campaign to ensure all eligible Texas voters have the information they need to cast a ballot in Tuesday’s election.

NASA captures photo of winter storm blowing over U.S.

March is roaming in like a lion for much of the country. This is the view from space of the latest winter storm captured by a NASA satellite.

Texas woman intentionally urinates on officer while being arrested

Officers with the Rosenberg Police Department were called to reports of an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon Saturday night.

Sen. Cornyn honors Texas Independence Day

U.S. Senator John Corynyn commemorated Texas Independence Day by reading Lieutenant Colonel William Barret Travis' letter ahead of the Battle of the Alamo on the Senate floor this week.

Sen. Cruz recognizes 178 years of Texas Independence

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz released the following message to Texans in recognition of Texas Independence Day. The state of Texas is celebrating 178 years of independence today, March 2, 2014.

High school football player gets Houston Texans cheerleader as prom date

Many high school football players taken cheerleaders to the prom. However, this is a little different. Mike Ramirez will have a Houston Texans cheerleader on his arm at the senior dance.