Statewide News

PHOTOS: Houston residents claim UFO flew over city

Pictures posted on Twitter earlier this week show something floating through the skies over the Houston area.
Darvish injury not serious but he leaves return in doubt

Darvish injury not serious but he leaves return in doubt

Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish has mild inflammation in his right elbow and his status to return to the mound in 2014 is undetermined.
Doug-istan: Texas man tries to start country in someone's house

Doug-istan: Texas man tries to start country in someone's house

You might recall the popular Family Guy episode when the main character Peter seceded from the United States. Well, it was no joke Monday when Doug Leguin here tried to start his own country in someone else's house!
Baby Boom: Ice Storm to Blame for Increase in Births

Baby Boom: Ice Storm to Blame for Increase in Births

Oh baby! Doctors around North Texas are experiencing a baby boom. Bayor Medical Center reportedly saw 50 more deliveries in July than last year. And plenty of women are pregnant and ready to deliver in the next few weeks.
Quanell X, Open Carry Texas gun group clash over Houston rally

Quanell X, Open Carry Texas gun group clash over Houston rally

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Open Carry Texas is coming to Houston and the neighborhood they are planning on visiting is not sitting well with some people.
South Texan gets 6 years for smuggling ammunition

South Texan gets 6 years for smuggling ammunition

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a South Texas man has been sentenced to six years in federal prison over a weapons smuggling ring linked to more than 15,000 rounds of ammunition meant for Mexico.
Houston man gets 40 years for sex trafficking of children

Houston man gets 40 years for sex trafficking of children

Tevon Harris aka “Da Kidd” and “King Kidd,” 22, of Houston, will be spending the next 40 years in prison as a result of his convictions on two counts of trafficking children under 18 for commercial sex, announced United
Rangers place Darvish on DL

Rangers place Darvish on DL

The Texas Rangers announced that the club has placed right-handed pitcher Yu Darvish on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Sunday, with right elbow inflammation.
Former quarterback Vince Young returning to UT

Former quarterback Vince Young returning to UT

Almost nine years after leading Texas to one of the greatest football achievements in school history, Vince Young is about to be an official member of the Longhorns again.

Texas mom invents app to control child's phone

For parents of teenagers, not knowing where your child is can be frustrating, even frightening. And giving them a cell phone doesn't always mean they'll answer.
Texas 'Most Wanted Sex Offenders List' has new member

Texas 'Most Wanted Sex Offenders List' has new member

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Department of Public Safety has a new member on its list of Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders.

Texan scores world record fish in lake near New Braunfels

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Charles Dewey is no stranger to fishing records, but his latest is a first.
Raiders fan swings helmet at B.W. Webb

Raiders fan swings helmet at B.W. Webb

A dangerous incident unfolded when the Cowboys’ defense and Raiders’ offense had an all-out brawl on the sidelines and within reach of Raiders fans during their joint practice Tuesday.
The Cowboys-Raiders practice was stupid & then it turned dumb

The Cowboys-Raiders practice was stupid & then it turned dumb

There is so much security at the Cowboys/Raiders scheduled practice here in Oxnard it feels like it should be in a prison yard. As expected, a few fights broke out in the practice between the two teams.
Texans ask fans to support teammate battling cancer

Texans ask fans to support teammate battling cancer

The last open practice of training camp is Thursday, and it’s DQStrong Day in honor of David Quessenberry, who’s beginning another round of treatment for non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.