Statewide News

Strangers restore soldier's '65 Mustang for free

A group of thankful people in Texas chipped in to restore a classic and to thank a veteran, Tim Wetzel reports the people who gave him the gift were total strangers.

Health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital tests positive for Ebola

A health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who provided care for the Ebola patient hospitalized there has tested positive for Ebola in a preliminary test at the state public health laboratory in Austin.

Houston man charged with trafficking counterfeit 'Beats by Dre' headphones

A Vietnamese national legally residing in Houston was arrested Friday on charges of conspiracy and trafficking in counterfeit goods, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson, Southern District of Texas.

Coast Guard in Port O’Connor busy with two rescues, saves 7

Coast Guard Station Port O’Connor boatcrews saved seven people during two search and rescue cases Friday.

Planned Parenthood to open new location in San Antonio

Planned Parenthood South Texas is making its new home near the heart of the South Texas Medical Center.

More babies test positive for tuberculosis after exposure to sick hospital worker

Two more babies have tested positive for tuberculosis following exposure by a healthcare worker at Providence Memorial Hospital in El Paso.

No Valley Dairy Queen locations affected by data breach

International Dairy Queen, Inc. today confirmed that the systems of some DQ® locations and one Orange Julius® location in the U.S.

Ebola test result comes back negative on Dallas County deputy

UPDATE: According to DSHS, testing of the specimen submitted by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital was completed on Thursday with a negative result for Ebola.

State officials follow federal guidance after Ebola death

State health officials are following strict guidelines outlined by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in handling the body of a man who died earlier today after developing Ebola.

Dallas gang members sentenced for racketeering conspiracy

Five Aryan Brotherhood of Texas (ABT) gang members from Dallas were sentenced to prison this week for their roles in the ABT criminal enterprise.

Experts offer hunters tips on avoiding disease in the field

With archery season for deer already under way, and the rifle season in the North and South zones only three weeks away, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is cautioning hunters to be careful in handling the game they harvest.

Whooping Cranes beginning their fall journey to Texas

Endangered whooping cranes are arriving early at Aransas National Wildlife Refuge this year.

Second possible Ebola patient reported in Dallas-area

At 12:32 p.m. Wednesday, October 8, Frisco dispatch received a call from Care Now, 301 Main Street, regarding a patient exhibiting signs and symptoms of Ebola.

Texas to receive Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Restoration Funding

Five Texas-based projects totaling about $18 million have been approved to begin to compensate Texas for lost human use of natural resources resulting from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Alleged Lufkin robber answers stolen phone, gives away location

Police arrested two Lufkin men Sunday after one the suspects answered a stolen phone and led authorities to his location.