Statewide News

$3,000 reward now offered for most wanted sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jose Luis Rodriguez, 58, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Family of 5 found dead inside Texas home

A family of five was found dead inside a house near Rice, Texas, on Sunday night, authorities said. That's just south of Dallas. Navarro County sheriff's deputies found the bodies of two adults and three children inside.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Houston Police Chief hits pedestrian with city vehicle

Houston's Police Chief is taking disciplinary action against himself after he hit a pedestrian with his city vehicle.

Cruz calls for backup plans in government funding crisis

Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas said Sunday that Republicans may filibuster when the Senate considers a bill passed by the House last week that funds the government but defunds Obamacare.

VIDEO: Houston Macy's building is demolished to a pile of rubble

A Macy's building that once was a Houston landmark is now just a pile of rubble. The 10 story, 791,000 square foot building was demolished Sunday morning to make way for the development of a new retail site.

NASA wants you to stay in bed for 70 days

If spending a few months in bed sounds like your idea of a dream come true, NASA may be able to help.

CA Democratic Communications Chair says he wishes children of a Ted Cruz aide die from incurable disease

Allan Brauer, the Sacramento County Democratic Chairman of Communications is in hot water after he tweeted out a vile statement directed at the speech writer and senior communications advisor to Senator Ted Cruz..  

Big Tex, State Fair return for 127th season

Want to travel to the Top o’ Texas, take a ride 20 stories high on a Ferris wheel, or meet Big Tex himself?

Rangers can’t shut down Rays

Desmond Jennings singled home Sam Fuld with one out in the 12th inning, and Tampa Bay snatched a 4-3 victory from the Rangers on Wednesday night.

Texas aiming to avoid first 1-3 start since 1956 Saturday night

Texas will be trying to avoid some long history when the Longhorns meet Kansas State Saturday night in Austin. If UT loses Saturday night, it would the Longhorns’ first 1-3 start since 1956.