Statewide News

Christie to root for 'America's Team'

While many New York Giants fans in New Jersey will be cheering for their home team on Sunday, their governor will be in Texas rooting for the other side, the Dallas Cowboys. Christie, a loyal Cowboys fan, will attend the teams' opening game while

Texans urged to ensure they're up-to-date on whooping cough vaccine

Texas health officials are recommending that state residents make sure they're vaccinated against pertussis, a sometimes fatal disease that is on track to sicken more Texans this year than at any time in decades. "If we continue to have cases in T

Cowboys lose another DL due to shoulder injury

The Dallas Cowboys injuries keep on coming. According to ESPN Central Texas, defensive lineman, Ben Bass is expected to miss two to four weeks after suffering a dislocated shoulder in practice.

OU OL, K-State DB named 2013 Senior CLASS Award candidates

Kansas State defensive back Ty Zimmerman and Oklahoma offensive lineman Gabe Ikard were named candidates for the 2013 Senior CLASS Award in collegiate football.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Notable week 2 matchups

The 2013 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Match-up for week two highlights Davey O'Brien Watch List candidates Aaron Murray and Connor Shaw in a Southeastern Conference showdown.

Cruz fighting an uphill battle to defund Obamacare

On the statewide speaking circuit, U.S.

Plans revealed for Houston's new energy corridor

Petroleum Geo-Services will lease 122,000 square feet in a new building slated for the Energy Corridor, a developer announced Wednesday.

Texas high school stabbings: 1 student killed, 3 others injured, police say

A 17-year-old student was killed and three other students were injured in stabbings Wednesday morning at a Houston-area high school, Harris County authorities said. The stabbings happened shortly after 7 a.m.

FSU QB named Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week

Florida State's Jameis Winston has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week after guiding his team to a 41-13 victory at Pittsburgh in Monday night's season-opener.

Amber Alert lifted for 3 Harris Co. boys found safe, mother in custody

The Amber Alert for three Harris County boys has been lifted, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. The children and their mother, Vickierae Lopez, who was believed to be suicidal, were found safe in Wichita Falls.