Texas News

Authorities say two women and their two young daughters were killed when their vehicles collided in a wrong-way crash in North Texas. Denton police say 26-year-old Ashley Morgan's vehicle was traveling southbound near Argyle on Saturday evening when it crossed into a northbound...
Governor Greg Abbott has chosen the former head of the Texas Rangers as the new leader of the state's embattled child welfare agency, calling the status quo there "unacceptable." He tapped Henry "Hank" Whitman as Texas Department of Family and Protective Services commissioner. A...
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Dustin Ray Smith, 33, 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. Smith is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender,...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today attended and delivered remarks at the groundbreaking ceremony for a new General Motors financial servicing center in San Antonio, TX. The financial servicing center is projected to create more than 490 jobs and at least $20 million in capital...
Authorities say a man has been charged with attempted capital murder of a peace officer after firing a gun at a Southeast Texas sheriff's deputy whose bulletproof vest stopped the bullet. The Brazoria County sheriff's office says Deputy Brian Harper was dispatched Saturday to a...
While a bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers says college students would get a better deal if politicians set tuition and fees, a newspaper analysis shows that costs rose faster at most Texas public colleges and universities when lawmakers set the prices. The Dallas Morning News...
New Braunfels, Texas – On April 8, 2016, at approximately 2:00 am, two men entered the Valero convenience store in the 1100 block of IH 35 South. Once inside, the first male approached the clerk working behind the counter, brandished a hunting style knife, and demanded the money...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following the shooting at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. “My heart goes out to all those affected by the tragedy that unfolded this morning at Lackland Air Force Base,” said Governor Abbott. “Our military heroes put...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Sheriff's officials in Texas say two people are dead in an apparent murder-suicide at Lackland Air Force Base. Deputies had responded to reports of an active shooter at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, which is the home of Air Force basic training.