Statewide News

In cold water: Texas grandfather dumps ALS ice bucket on 10-month-old

It's been the splash of social media for weeks, the ALS ice bucket challenge. However, some say a grandfather must have been out of his mind when he poured freezing cold water on his 10-month-old grandbaby.

Texas teens fall from carnival ride after door opens

UPDATE: 11:40 a.m. Monday 9/1 - El Paso Police say the door to the "Sidewinder" ride at the St. Anthony's Bazaar opened while the ride was in motion, flinging the teens from their seats Sunday night.

Rick Perry takes back tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account sent a disparaging graphic of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg Sunday night. Less than an hour later, he followed up with a tweet calling the graphic unauthorized.

Texas brewery to sell 99-pack of beer for limited time

Only in Texas can you find things you can't find elsewhere, including a MONSTROUS pack of beer!

Sister of 'Lady al Qaeda': 'We want no violence in Aafia's name'

KARACHI, Pakistan (CNN) -- The sister of a Pakistani prisoner described as the "poster girl" for Islamic jihad has urged ISIS hostage-takers to let their captives go. Speaking exclusively to CNN from her home in Karachi, Pakistan, the sister of

Texas immunization exemptions could put kids at risk

Like it or not, kids have been lining up to get immunized for school. After all, it's a state law, right? Not so fast.

Most Wanted Sex Offender from Texas caught in Mexico

Dallas Wayne Waddell, 49, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested last week in Mexico.

VIDEO: Mammoth skeleton found near Dallas

A farmer and his son uncovered a rare find: an entire mammoth skeleton believed to be tens of thousands of years old.

Controversial ad pushes 'Death Row Jesus'

A new advertising campaign may make you look twice. "Death Row Jesus" will hit American cities Wednesday.

DPS mobile app now available for download

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced the launch of its mobile app, which is designed to give Texans instant access to the state’s Sex Offender Registry, Texas 10 Most Wanted program and other valuable resources.