Statewide News

Texas car thief ditches baby in brush

An Amber Alert was canceled after a missing 8-month-old baby was found safe, abandoned in a vacant lot in Houston, Texas.

Texas lawmakers tour child immigrant shelters

As the number of unaccompanied children crossing the southern U.S. border soars the Obama administration is increasing its warnings to Central American families not to send their children on the treacherous journey.
Rangers sink to 2008 level

Rangers sink to 2008 level

With Yu Darvish starting Sunday, there had been some hope the Texas Rangers could salvage the last game of what had already been a disappointing road trip.
LSU at Aggies will be under lights on Thanksgiving

LSU at Aggies will be under lights on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving night football is officially back at Kyle Field – only this time Texas A&M’s opponent will sport purple and gold instead of burnt orange.
FBI recovers 168 trafficking victims, arrests 281 pimps in nationwide operation

FBI recovers 168 trafficking victims, arrests 281 pimps in nationwide operation

During the past week, the FBI; its local, state, and federal law enforcement partners; and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) conducted Operation Cross Country VIII, a week-long enforcement action to address commer
Freddie Steinmark’s story finally coming to the silver screen

Freddie Steinmark’s story finally coming to the silver screen

No one does sports movies better than Angelo Pizzo. Pizzo, who wrote and produced Hoosiers and Rudy, is making his directorial debut for My All American, which he also wrote.
$3,000 reward offered for Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender

$3,000 reward offered for Texas Most Wanted Sex Offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Clemente Davila, 27, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
3,000 reward offered for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender

3,000 reward offered for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Clemente Davila, 27, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
Vanderbilt beat Texas in extra innings, Longhorns exit CWS

Vanderbilt beat Texas in extra innings, Longhorns exit CWS

"We have 27 kids with broken hearts," UT coach Augie Garrido said. The Longhorns (46-21) were stopped one game short of the best-of-three championship series, which will feature the Commodores (49-20) against Virginia.
Spurs parade to be televised on FSSW

Spurs parade to be televised on FSSW

Fox Sports Southwest, the television home of the San Antonio Spurs, will televise the team’s victory festivities live on Wednesday.
Gov. Perry invites President Obama to Texas-Mexico Border

Gov. Perry invites President Obama to Texas-Mexico Border

Dear President Obama:
Dirk Nowitzki wants Mavericks to give Carmelo a good look

Dirk Nowitzki wants Mavericks to give Carmelo a good look

If soon-to-be free agent Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks has the Dallas Mavericks planted on his radar screen as a desired destination, the Mavericks should pull out all the stops and try to sign him.
Pat Riley praises Spurs ‘buzzsaw’ that cut down Heat

Pat Riley praises Spurs ‘buzzsaw’ that cut down Heat

Heat president Pat Riley spoke to the Miami media for nearly an hour Thursday in the aftermath of their 4-1 conquest at the hand of the Spurs in the Finals, denying a chance for the franchise to win a third straight championship.
Cowboys retirement standoff with QB Kyle Orton moving to training camp

Cowboys retirement standoff with QB Kyle Orton moving to training camp

Now that mini camp is over, the retirement standoff between the Dallas Cowboys and backup quarterback Kyle Orton has now been moved to training camp in Oxnard, Ca. Orton has been fined roughly $70,000 for missing minicamp.
Can the Cowboys be good enough on defense sans Ware, Hatcher and Lee to make playoff run? They say YES

Can the Cowboys be good enough on defense sans Ware, Hatcher and Lee to make playoff run? They say YES

Now that the minicamp is over and training is a month away, the big elephant in the room regarding the Dallas Cowboys' hopes for 2014 remain the same as in 2013.