Statewide News

Cop adopts pit bull he rescued twice

ARLINGTON (KDAF) -- After rescuing the same pit bull for a second time, Arlington Police Sgt. Gary Carter has decided to adopt the dog. "This dog keeps crossing my path so it must be meant to be," said Sgt.

Child rescued after being locked inside safe

BEAUMONT (KBMT) -- A 4-year-old child is safe after being rescued from being locked inside a safe at a Beaumont business Friday afternoon. Firefighters with Beaumont Fire-Rescue were called around 12:40 p.m.

Ex-captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being assigned to job on Texas Army post

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has finished undergoing therapy and counseling at an Army hospital in San Antonio and could return to an Army unit on a Texas post as early as Monday, a defense official tells CNN.

Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Anglers have a new benchmark to beat for the largest blue marlin caught in Texas.

VIDEO: Texas Marine reunites with combat dog

El Paso native, Sgt. Omar Peña, was reunited with his Combat Working Dog (CWD), Mariah, at the El Paso International Airport on Thursday. He adopted her after she retired from service.

VIDEO: Texas man accused of killing 6 passes out in court

The man accused of killing six family members, including four children, 'execution style' appeared before a judge Friday morning.

Estranged wife had protective order for Texas man who police say killed 6

The estranged wife of Ron Lee Haskell had taken out a protective order against him, well before police say he sought her out and, after failing to find her, killed four children and two adults.

Will they knock down the Astrodome?

Some folks in Texas think it would be a good idea if they tore down what has been called the "Eighth Wonder of the World" and replaced it with a park.

Authorities: Man kills 4 children, 2 adults in Texas shooting

A man shot and killed four children and two adults Wednesday at a Houston-area home belonging to relatives of his estranged wife, authorities said.

Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators on 4th weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens made 58 boating under the influence arrests and contacted some 30,000 recreational boaters over the July Fourth weekend.