Statewide News

Texas woman accused of attacking boyfriend with machete, hammer

Authorities took a Lufkin woman into custody Wednesday morning after she allegedly attacked her boyfriend with a machete and a hammer.

Texas woman arrested after posing as teenager at high school

An East Texas woman who posed as a high school sophomore is behind bars after lying about her identity.

Man throws knife, cuts Texas police officer on face

An East Texas man is in law enforcement custody after he allegedly threw a knife and injured a police officer during a dispute.

TXDoT motorcycle safety campaign urges drivers to help reverse rise in deadly crashes

In an effort to reverse a five-percent year-over-year increase in motorcycle crash fatalities, the Texas Department of Transportation is launching its month-long “Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles” campaign.

Woman arrested after posing as teenager in Texas high school

An East Texas woman who posed as a high school sophomore is behind bars after lying about her identity.

Texas city named worst for dog attacks

Houston... we have a problem. Known for its energy sector and NASA, Houston can add another, less glamorous superlative: It's the worst city for dog attacks on letter carriers, according to the U.S. Postal Service.

Travel site ranks Texas BBQ third in the land

Texans take great pride in their BBQ, as many others do in the south, but where does it rank against the best smoky, deliciousness in the land?

Texas sex offender put on U.S. Marshal's top 15 most wanted list

A former U.S. Army member and sex offender who escaped from a halfway house in Del Valle in October has been added to the U.S. Marshals Service’s list of 15 most wanted fugitives.

Texas woman finds 12-foot python in bathroom

A College Station woman was in for a slithery surprise when she walked into her bathroom and discovered a 12-foot long python.

Appeals court stops execution of Texas inmate

UPDATE: According to CNN, a stay has been granted in the scheduled execution of Robert James Campbell by the Fifth Circuit Court. Campbell had been scheduled to be put to death tonight in Texas.