Statewide News

Texas lawmakers call for D.C. reimbursement on border security costs

More than two dozen Texas lawmakers today called on Washington to reimburse the state for costs related to the federal government’s failure to secure the border.

Gas dips below $2 in Texas

Gas prices fell below $2 a gallon at a station in San Antonio on Friday, making Texas the second U.S. state where prices have dipped that low this week.

Gas dips below $2 in Texas

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Gas prices fell below $2 a gallon at a station in San Antonio on Friday, making Texas the second U.S.

Employees of Texas school district embezzle $280K

Three former Beaumont Independent School District employees have pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has stayed the execution of Texas death row inmate Scott Panetti, who was scheduled to be put to death at 6 p.m.

School Bus Erupts in Flames

Pictures from Twitter reveal the horrifying moments a Northwest ISD school bus burst into a fireball!

Texas killer's mental state in question as execution looms

 (CNN) -- Scott Panetti dressed in a purple cowboy outfit and called Jesus, John F.

Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has stayed the execution of Texas death row inmate Scott Panetti, who was scheduled to be put to death at 6 p.m. Wednesday, according to the court clerk's office.

Texas senator files bill prohibiting sale of synthetic drugs

Today, Senator Charles Perry filed SB 199 to prohibit the sale and use of synthetic drugs in the State of Texas.