Statewide News

Texas officials put fate of Astrodome in hands of voters

Muhammad Ali fought there, daredevil Evel Knievel thrilled thousands there and the Republican Party chose it for their 1992 convention. It was once the home to the Houston Astros and Oilers - yet those glory days for the Houston Astrodome in Texas

Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office reports teen found safe

Authorities with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office confirm Makenzie Speer has been found safe.

VIDEO: TX family discovers baby monitor hacked after they hear voices calling daughters name from camera

A baby monitor brought on a horrifying situation for some Texas parents. The camera they were using to monitor their two-year-old and keep her safe was hacked, and what the hacker did was chilling.

State of Texas, 6 others file complaint challenging American Airlines, U.S. Airways merger

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced today that the State of Texas, along with Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the U.S.

Texas Railroad Commissioner candidate pledges a full term

Former conservative Republican State Representative Ray Keller has issued a pledge to fulfill his entire term if elected Texas Railroad Commissioner.

Alaska serial killer Israel Keyes tied to 11 deaths; feds look overseas

Federal agents say they've now linked 11 killings to admitted serial killer Israel Keyes and are looking into possible ties to killings in other countries. Keyes killed himself in December, about nine months after his arrest in the slaying of an A

Helping Hands Program provides aid for volunteer fire departments across the state

BAYTOWN, Texas — Old River-Winfree Volunteer Fire Chief Andy Malloy knows all too well the dangers that come along with fighting fires in tall buildings. Unable to afford a ladder truck, his dedicated volunteer firefighters were forced to charge i

15 patients at TX hospitals develop blood infections from injection now recalled by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care providers and patients of a voluntary nationwide recall of all products produced and distributed for sterile use by Specialty Compounding, LLC, Cedar Park, TX.

Gov. Perry announces key staff changes

Gov. Rick Perry has named Kathy Walt as chief of staff and Jonathan Taylor as director of the Economic Development and Tourism Division (EDT). Aaron Demerson will serve as senior advisor for economic development.

New TxDot law to require motorist to 'Move Over or Slow Down' for work crews

September not only brings the start of fall, but also the start of a new requirement for Texas drivers.