Statewide News

Texans security guard fired for Tom Brady picture

A Houston man says he lost his job because he took advantage of a photo-op with Patriots star Tom Brady, but his former employer says he broke the rules, Rekha Muddaraj has the details.

Principal tries to ban Spanish in class

A Texas middle school is under fire after students say they were banned from speaking Spanish in class. The students say their principal announced the rule last month over the intercom, Drew Karedes reports.

Woman dies after devastating home explosion

In Texas, friends and family are remembering a woman who died after a devastating explosion at her home. You can see shredded insulation and wood strewn all over the ground.

15 year-old buys car for a $1

A Texas teenager feels like he hit the lottery after getting to buy a car for $1. A Houston car dealership sold five cars at that price during a Black Friday special.

Shoppers sprayed at Walmart store

Thanksgiving shoppers looking for some great bargains got more than they bargained for at one Texas Walmart. Police in Odessa began spraying pepper spray when a crowd of shoppers got out of control.

GRAPHIC WARNING: Houston teen feels victimized after a video of beating

A Houston teenager was beaten by one of her good friends and it was caught on camera. She feels she's being victimized again because the video has gone viral.

Teens hurt in explosion

Four teenagers were caught in an explosion at a home in Burleson, Texas. The explosion happened Wednesday afternoon and police say the teens, between 13 and 18 years-old, were playing with fire.

Former Mexican politicians indicted for money laundering and bank fraud

Two former Mexican politicians from the State of Coahuila have been indicted on charges of conspiring to launder monetary instruments, bank fraud, mail fraud and wire fraud, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Brownsville man convicted in prison racketeering case

The final four people convicted in the large-scale racketeering case involving the McConnell Unit in Beeville have been ordered to federal prison, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Brian M.

One employee dead, three visitors injured after stabbing at Longview medical center

One Good Shepherd Medical Center employee has been killed and another is in critcal condition following a stabbing on Tuesday morning.

Reward offered for sex offender that fled from Dallas facility

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Robert Charles Grunsfeld, 51, 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.

On duty officer accused of sexual assault

A police officer in Texas is facing charges after being accused of sexual assault.  A woman says the officer attacked her during a traffic stop.

DPS urging travelers to drive responsibly during Thanksgiving Holiday

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is encouraging Thanksgiving travelers to practice safe driving habits during the long holiday weekend to help keep Texas roadways safer for everyone.

ICE deports Mexican national accused of defrauding $150M from Mexican citizens

A Mexican national, who is wanted for defrauding hundreds of Mexican citizens of their total earnings, was deported and turned over to Mexican law enforcement authorities Thursday by officers with U.S.

Zeta commander “Taliban” facing trial in the U.S.

Ivan Velasquez-Caballero, aka “Taliban” and “50” has been extradited to the U.S. and made his initial appearance this morning in federal court in Laredo, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.