Statewide News

Newly released video shows moment of deadly West, Texas, blast

Jeff Tobola had just wrapped up another work day and picked up his son in West, Texas, when he heard the city's fertilizer plant was on fire. Why not check it out?

DPS releases annual Texas Gang Threat Assessment

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released the updated Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview of gang activity in the state of Texas.

San Antonio plastic bag ban moves forward

San Antonio, TX (KSAT) -- The city is taking another look at a possible ban on single-use plastic grocery bags. The issue was brought up during a Governance Council Committee on Tuesday. "They (the bags) don't break down," said Tenna Florian, c

At least 1 injured in small plane crash near Fredericksburg

San Antonio, TX (KSAT) -- At least one person was injured when a small airplane crashed near Fredericksburg on Wednesday morning. According to Rick Friedrick, the owner of the Silver Wings Fly-In Ranch where the plane crashed, the incident occurre

Former Hidalgo Co. Sheriff Lupe Treviño pleads guilty

McAllen (KVEO) -- Former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Treviño is out on bond after he pleaded guilty to laundering drug money. Treviño took the blame for accepting money from a suspected drug trafficker.

Modern Ways to Celebrate Earth Day: Consumer Tech Trends That Save the Earth

Statistics have shown the number of cell phones around the globe is trending to exceed the world population in the very near future.

Texas Transgender substitute teacher allowed to return to work

Lumberton, TX (KBMT) -- Lumberton Independent School District Superintendent John Valastro has decided to keep transgender substitute teacher Laura Jane Klug on the substitute roll with the district.

Assault call leads to human trafficking arrest

San Antonio, TX (KSAT) -- A 21-year-old man is accused of holding a woman against her will and forcing her to work as a prostitute by posting her picture and phone number on an internet website. San Antonio police originally arrested Shon Steen

GOP base includes racist 'elements,' congressman charges

Over 50 years after Congress passed the Civil Rights Act, the issue of race is back in the political headlines, after comments from Attorney General Eric Holder and events marking the anniversary of the law's passage renewed the dialogue ov

Human remains found on SeaWorld property in San Antonio

San Antonio, TX authorities say they might have a mystery on their hands. Human remains have been found on property at the theme park.