Statewide News

Former north Texas high school teacher admits producing child pornography

A former north Texas high school teacher pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal child pornography charges, announced U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldaña of the Northern District of Texas.

Weslaco's Estero Llano Grande State Park to host Halloween event

If you’re looking for a safer and healthier alternative to neighborhood trick-or-treating and other typical Halloween activities, grab the kids and head outdoors to any of more than a dozen Texas State Parks offering variety of special &l

Hospital offering rooms to those employees who treated Ebola patient

With a second Texas health care worker now infected with the Ebola virus despite following recommended protection procedures, Texas Health Dallas is offering a room to any impacted employees who would like to stay there to avoid even the remote

DPS reminds drivers, don’t pass stopped school buses

In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week (Oct.

Ebola experts speak on RGV's readiness for potential Ebola cases

The Valley is home to a husband-and-wife team of Ebola experts who have studied the virus for decades and even wrote a book on the subject.

Second nurse diagnosed with Ebola virus identified

A second health care worker has been diagnosed with Ebola in Texas. The woman is a 29-year-old nurse who treated the Liberian man who died of the disease in a Dallas hospital.

Houston attorneys subpoena documents from pastors over equal rights ordinance

A push for equal rights in Houston could spark a national debate on the freedom of religion. Several ministers are challenging the city's Equal Rights Ordinance and requesting it be suspended.

Governor Perry releases statement on second nurse diagnosed with Ebola

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement in response to a second Dallas health care provider being diagnosed with the Ebola Virus.

2nd nurse with Ebola was passenger on Frontier Airlines flight from Cleveland

The second Dallas health care worker with Ebola was on a flight from Cleveland to Dallas on Monday, the day before she reported symptoms, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.

Texas Health officials monitoring 77 health care workers for possible Ebola infection

A second health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has tested positive for Ebola The woman also treated Thomas Eric Duncan, who died last week of the virus.

Court overturns ruling blocking voter ID at ballot box

Texans, you're once again required to show ID at the polls this election.

Supreme Court places provision to allow Texas abortion clinics to stay open

New developments in the Texas abortion law, the U.S. Supreme Court has put a temporary hold on a provision of the law that closed all but eight abortion facilities in the state.

Ebola patient's dog placed in isolation

Crews removed an Ebola patient's dog from her Dallas apartment and placed the animal into isolation. Workers arrived at Nina Pham's apartment on Monday, to get her beloved Bentley, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.

2nd health care worker tests positive for Ebola

A second health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who provided care for Thomas Eric Duncan has tested positive for the disease, the state Department of Health said Wednesday.

Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry's statement on photo ID and the Nov. 4 election

This afternoon the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a stay on the injunction of the enforcement of photo ID legislation as it applies to the Nov. 4 Election. Below is a statement from Texas Secretary of State Nandita Berry.