Statewide News

Reward Increased to $12,500 for Most Wanted Fugitive

The reward for Freddie Alaniz, 34, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of January.

Texas rankings for most comprehensive graduate economics programs in 2015

The Financial Engineer has released their Master of Economics rankings list for the most comprehensive graduate economics programs in the country. Here is a list of Texas Universities that made the cut:

Hundreds welcome 2015 by taking SPI's "Polar Bear Dip"

Today's cold temperatures made this year's 17th Annual Polar Bear Dip at South Padre Island more than ideal for the hundreds of people ready to kick off the new year by braving the cold waters. "Now this is number 17, started as an old party and

Authorities searching for missing Dallas-area Iraq Veteran with PTSD, TBI

Johnson County officials are asking for the public's help locating a missing Iraq veteran suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury.

4 people, including a child, found dead inside Texas home

Friends and family are dealing with a lot of questions after four people were found dead inside a Texas home, Gilma Avalos reports.

Former President George H.W. Bush released from hospital

Former president George H.W. Bush has been released from a Houston hospital.

Ndamukong Suh suspended for playoff game against Dallas

According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, Ndamukong Suh will be suspended for the the Lions first round playoff game against the Cowboys.

Texas Game Warden Notes: 'I’m Sure Glad to See You'

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.

Caramel apples cause fatal listeria outbreak

A sweet treat has turned potentially deadly for dozens of people in multiple states. At least four people have died -- in a fifth case tests are pending -- after eating caramel apples infected with Listeria monocytogenes.

Texas is in danger of a recession

 NEW YORK (CNNMONEY) — Turmoil in the oil market could knock Texas into a recession.