Statewide News

Coast Guard rescue helicopter hoists man from crew ship to get medical care

The crew of a Coast Guard rescue helicopter hoists a man from a crew ship to take him to medical care.

Protection of Texas Children Act passed by Texas House

House Bill 1009, the Protection of Texas Children Act was passed by the Texas House of Representatives.

VIDEO: Company offers employees 15% raise to tattoo logo on body

We all know about advertising, but how about skin-vertising? A company in New York is offering employees a nice raise if they get the company logo tattooed onto their body, and plenty are taking up the offer.

VIDEO: HS athlete's show of faith costs team trip to state championships

A high school track runner's gesture at the finish line cost his team a trip to the state championships. School officials say he broke an excessive celebration rule when he pointed to the sky after his win.

CBP: Drugs found stashed in plaster decorations

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers working at the El Paso port of entry said they seized 591 pounds of marijuana Wednesday.

TX 'Most Wanted' sex offender captured

Noah Earl Allen Jr., 45, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested on Wednesday in San Antonio. Allen has a violent criminal history and was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.

Homemade bomb found in Austin

A homemade bomb was found outside a business complex in Austin, Texas, authorities said, speculating that it might have been anything from a crude experiment to a dry run for something bigger and more deadly.

DPS urges motorists to use caution around motorcyclists

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding drivers on Texas roadways to use extra caution around motorcycles as part of Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month, which is observed during the month of May.

AMBER ALERT: 2 Central Texas girls missing, last seen in Kingsland, TX

Authorities have issued Amber Alerts for Savannah Sloan, 13, and Misty Sloan, 15.

TX man arrested for fleeing police, armed with 2 stolen guns

A Texas man was arrested after he allegedly fled from deputies while armed with two guns he stole from a home during a recent burglary.