Statewide News

Yu Darvish scratched from start with neck stiffness

Yu Darvish scratched from start with neck stiffness

Yu Darvish has been scratched from his scheduled minor-league start today because of neck stiffness from sleeping wrong.

ETX mom delivers quintuplets

A Texas family of three is now a family of eight after a proud mom in Dallas delivers quintuplets. 
SAPD charging ‘Jackass’ star Steve-O with ‘deadly conduct’ in River Walk flip

SAPD charging ‘Jackass’ star Steve-O with ‘deadly conduct’ in River Walk flip

The San Antonio Police Department plans to charge Steve-O, “Jackass” star and stand-up comedian, with deadly conduct following a back flip last week off the Commerce Street bridge at Rivercenter mall.
Texans on verge of trading Matt Schaub

Texans on verge of trading Matt Schaub

The Houston Texans are on the verge of trading quarterback Matt Schaub.
New shipment of legal drugs allows state to continue executions

New shipment of legal drugs allows state to continue executions

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas Department of Criminal Justice has received a new shipment of the lethal drug used in executions, allowing it to continue putting convicted killers to death through mid-May.
Pearland man charged with having improper relationship with his HISD student

Pearland man charged with having improper relationship with his HISD student

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a teacher still employed at the Houston Independent School District is accused of having a sexual relationship with a student, according to Harris County court documents.
Deer Park man accused of having 2M child porn images

Deer Park man accused of having 2M child porn images

The Houston Chronicle is reporting: a 24-year-old Deer Park man is behind bars after officers found about 2 million sexually explicit images of children on his computer, authorities tell KHOU.
Texans sign quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick

Texans sign quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Texans agreed to a contract on Thursday with free-agent veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, further fueling speculation former franchise quarterback Matt Schaub’s time in Houston is nearing an end.
Nolan Ryan is right about Jon Daniels' "sandbox"

Nolan Ryan is right about Jon Daniels' "sandbox"

Former Texas Rangers CEO Nolan Ryan has deliberately stayed away from anything remotely controversial about his time/departure from the professional baseball team in North Texas.
ICE arrests man who reportedly engaged in sexual acts with baby in DFW area

ICE arrests man who reportedly engaged in sexual acts with baby in DFW area

UPDATE :The "John Doe" in this news release from March 18 requesting the public's help was identified, located and arrested within 30 hours of the announcement.
More than 100 immigrants found at suspected stash house in Texas

More than 100 immigrants found at suspected stash house in Texas

Police in Houston rescued more than 100 immigrants Wednesday from a suspected stash house where they were being held against their will.
Jerry no ‘sleazeball,’ just incompetent

Jerry no ‘sleazeball,’ just incompetent

We had the recent case of a local general manager being called a “sleazeball” by a former player, and then last week another local GM received lavish media praise for his own incompetence.
In Houston, Pelosi outlines her sense of women's priorities

In Houston, Pelosi outlines her sense of women's priorities

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a career in politics was never the plan for Nancy Pelosi, the first woman speaker of the House of Representatives.
HPD officer shoots man at a home near downtown

HPD officer shoots man at a home near downtown

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Houston police officer shot a man who was suspected of beating his mother at a home north of downtown. Officer Eugene Williams opened fire about 4:30 p.m.

Rare ocelot kitten discovered in South Texas

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; wildlife biologists in deep South Texas barely could control their excitement earlier this month when they saw the photo.