Statewide News

Affluenza teen, who killed four people, to attend treatment center

The teenager who got 10 years probation for killing four people in a DUI accident, will attend a treatment center in Texas.

"Affluenza" teen scheduled to appear in court

The Texas teen who was sentenced to 10 years probation after he admitted to driving drunk in a crash that killed four people is scheduled back to court on Wednesday afternoon.

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announces his "Securing Texans" plan

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott made a stop in Dallas on Tuesday to talk about what he calls his "Securing Texans" plan.

Fort Worth company recalls beef products due to possible e. coli contamination

PFP Enterprises, a Fort Worth, Texas, establishment, is recalling approximately 15,865 pounds of beef products because they may be contaminated with E. coli O103, E. coli O111, E. coli O121, E. coli O145, E. coli O26 and E. coli O45, the U.S.

TX teen walks after surviving skydiving fall

A Texas girl is up and walking, just days after falling three thousand feet during a skydiving accident. Janet Saint James has more on the girl's long, yet hopeful, recovery.

Houston resident reports spotting Chupacabra in his backyard

In one Texas community people say they are concerned about a mysterious animal that's been spotted in the area.

Youth football under fire after recent episode of 'Friday Night Tykes'

Millions watched as grown men crushed each other during the Super Bowl game and there are growing fears about the impact of all the impact.

ICE arrests 32 individuals in employment referral conspiracy involving Chinese restaurants

A task force of federal, state and local law enforcement Thursday began arresting 32 defendants charged with racketeering and immigration violations throughout Texas and Louisiana.

Zapata firearms trafficking ring sentenced for purchasing firearms for Los Zetas

Six members of a firearms trafficking organization operating out of the Zapata, Texas, area from approximately 2009 through mid-2011 have been ordered to federal prison, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

DPS makes 1,400 DWI arrests during Holiday effort

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers made more than 1,400 DWI arrests during a special enforcement period from Dec. 13 – Jan. 2.

Park Rangers offering guided bike tours of Resaca de la Palma State Park

February offers an ideal time to pack up your bike and explore hundreds of miles of trails that wind through Texas State Parks.

San Antonio police bust big rig loaded with marijuana

San Antonio police and the DEA busted a big rig driver with a trailer full of marijuana and pepper's on Thursday.

Texas’ Organ, Tissue Donor Program approaches 5 million registrants

In 2013 the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) recorded more than 1.6 million Texas registrants to the Glenda P. Dawson Donate Life Texas Registry, boosting the total registry to nearly five million individuals.

Tax preparer arrested for allegedly stealing over $220,000

Michelle A. Morin has been arrested following the return of a 14-count indictment alleging she aided and assisted in the preparation of false and fraudulent income tax returns, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

SCAM ALERT: Spotting a $9.84 charge on your credit card statement

With this new con, scammers are banking on the fact that many consumers don’t check their credit card statements all that carefully. Don’t fall for it.