Statewide News

Get ready, Tax-free Weekend is here

Friday marked the beginning of Texas’ annual Tax-Free Weekend. Starting early Friday morning, and lasting until late Sunday, stores will be busy with families getting ready to go back to school.

Rangers acquire Rios from White Sox

The Texas Rangers have acquired a big bat to add to the lineup. Arlington will welcome, now former Chicago White Sox right fielder, Alex Rios. Rios, 32, has a .277 season batting average with 12 home runs and 55 RBIs.

'No Muslim Parking' signs offends TX Muslims attending Houston mosque

Religiously offensive signs appeared in a Houston shopping center parking lot on Thursday but no one seems to know how they got there.

Police: 4 dead after man opens fire in 2 Dallas-area homes

A Texas man killed four women -- including his girlfriend and a woman he was dating -- and wounded three teens and a boy in shootings at two Dallas-area homes, police said Thursday. The man was arrested at the second home after a child there calle

Texas HS quarterback suffers broken neck in crash

Isaiah Garza and another former Mercedes High School student were involved in a serious wreck while exiting Expressway 83 Tuesday evening.

Police: 4 dead after Texas man opens fire at ex-girlfriend's home, second house

A Texas man went on a gun attack in two cities late Wednesday, killing four people, including two at his ex-girlfriend's home, police said.

18-month-old child found wandering neighborhood alone

A toddler was found wandering alone in a west Waco neighborhood earlier today.

Body found in Bell County now identified, death ruled a homicide

Authorities have now identified the body that several hunters discovered of a severely decomposed woman in a Bell County field on Sunday.

Amber Alert issued for two missing California children possibly headed to Texas

An Amber Alert has been issued for the state of California, and the missing people could be on their way to Texas.

Bush undergoes heart procedure

Former President George W. Bush, 67, underwent a procedure Tuesday morning to have a stent placed in his heart one day after a blockage was discovered in an artery, according to a statement from his office.