Statewide News

Friggatriskaidekaphobia...WHAT?

Many people are truly terrified of Friday the 13th. It’s a real fear.

DPS increases DWI enforcement during holidays

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 21-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays.

VIDEO: TX teen gets 10 years probation due to 'affluenza' after killing 4 while drunk driving

A Texas teenager got behind the wheel drunk and killed four. Prosecutors pushed for a 20-year sentence for 16-year-old Ethan Couch, but a judge sentenced the teen to just 10 years, probation.

REPORT: Mack Brown to step down as Longhorn's head coach

According to Chip Brown of the University of Texas Rivals website, OrangeBloods.com, head football coach Mack Brown will be stepping down after 16 years.

YOU'RE A MEAN ONE, MR.GRINCH: Surveillance video captures TX man stealing Christmas trees

Brownsville police are searching for a man who stole a couple of Christmas trees in the Land O' Lakes neighborhood. The Brownsville PD released surveillance video, in hopes someone could identify the suspect.

SISTER ACT: Sisters arrested attempting to smuggle marijuana at TX port of entry

Two sisters were handed over to Brownsville narcotic agents and arrested for attempting to smuggle over 93 pounds of marijuana at a port of entry.

Gov. Perry announces TETF investment in innovative Spinal Disorder Treatment

Gov. Rick Perry has announced the Texas Emerging Technology Fund (TETF) is investing $1.75 million in Minimus Spine Inc. to support its non-surgical lumbar disc herniation technology.

Cornyn introduces Federal Prison Reform based on the Texas model

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after introducing the Federal Prison Reform Act.

VIDEO: Ballpark in Arlington turns into 'Winter Wonderland'

The winter storm moving across the country is taking a heavy toll on Texas. This is a picture of The Ballpark in Arlington where the Texas Rangers play.

Catholic college police officer kills student after off-campus traffic stop

The campus police officer who shot Robert Cameron Redus said the 23-year-old student got out of his truck after a traffic stop, approached the officer and got into the struggle which claimed Redus' life. Redus' friends at the University of the Inc