Statewide News

DPS to increase Spring Break DWI patrols

AUSTIN, TX (DPS) —The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols from March 7 – March 22, which coincides with one of the busiest Spring Break periods in Texas.

Seven handed sentences for cocaine and meth trafficking

Seven people were sentenced this week for their roles in a drug conspiracy involving the shipment of cocaine and methamphetamine from Laredo to Dallas and Houston, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Countdown to Opening Day: Deep in the Heart of Texas

When you pay a visit to Globe Life Park you'll hear the ballpark staples like the "National Anthem" and "God Bless America" but Rangers fans get in on the action when they belt out "Deep in the Heart of Texas"

Texas Rangers Franchise History

The history of the Texas Rangers.

Countdown to Opening Day: Rangers' minor league affiliates

A career in major league baseball doesn't typically begin in the big leagues, it begins in the minor leagues.

Texas job growth continues, unemployment falls to 4.4% in January

The Texas job market began 2015 with continued positive momentum in job growth as seen in 2014. The state added 20,100 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in January for a total increase of 392,900 jobs over the year.

TX Attorney General asks federal judge for Discovery to investigate Obama administration misrepresentation

The Texas Attorney General's Office today filed a motion for discovery after the Obama Administration admitted that tens of thousands of expanded work permits have already been issued to illegal immigrants, in contradiction to the facts the

Corpus Christi woman found guilty of tax evasion

Amber Wise has pleaded guilty to making a false statement on a tax return, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Texas Agriculture Commissioner promoting School Breakfast Week

As part of an effort to encourage students to eat breakfast and increase participation in the School Breakfast Program, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller is promoting School Breakfast Week (SBW) and efforts to serve healthy meals to Tex

Countdown to Opening Day: Rangers giveaways

Part of the ballpark experience is the nightly giveaways!

Attorney General Paxton responds to Obama administration request to stay Executive Amnesty ruling

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a response with the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas in Brownsville opposing the Obama Administration’s motion to stay the court’s ruling on the President&

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department accepting applications for warden cadet class

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is building its next generation of elite state law enforcement officers with application to the 60th Texas Game Warden Cadet class now open through April 30.

Governor Abbott accepts Site Selection’s Governor’s Cup on behalf of State of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today accepted the 2014 Governor’s Cup, an award given annually by Site Selection Magazine to recognize the top performing state for capital investment attraction in a season that lasts all year.