The New Mexico Department of Health shows a ten-percent drop in the last year.
Nebraska and Oklahoma sue Colorado, arguing state-legalized marijuana from Colorado is improperly spilling across state lines.
KCEN Meteorologist Patrick Crawford is recovering after being shot in TV station parking lot.
James McCubbins and Jennifer Roberts got married this morning in an unconventional wedding at the Taylor County Jail, where Roberts has been serving time.
Convicted sex offender posing as Santa arrested for failing to report new job.
Three Abilene men are pulled over for a crime they didn't commit.
Woman Indicted After Allegedly Shooting at Car with Babies Inside. Man Indicted After Swerving to Hit Bicyclist. Man Indicted After Allegedly Shooting Dealer Who Sold Him Fake Drugs
The Texas Public Safety Commission and the Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw presented six Director’s Citations and two Life Saving Awards to DPS employees for their outstanding service.
Continuing its momentum of strong job growth, Texas added 34,800 seasonally adjusted total non-farm jobs in November, for a total of 441,200 jobs added since last year.
A Houston, Texas man sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his neighbor may soon bond out of jail after a judge overturned the conviction.
Texas Tech University expelled Tim Cole after he was arrested in 1985 and charged with rape. Cole died in prison in 1999, but DNA evidence cleared the way for a posthumous pardon in 2009. Now there's a push for Tech to award Cole an honorary degree.
State Sen. John Whitmire asked the state's public integrity unit on Thursday to investigate deals between the Texas Health and Human Services Commission and 21 Century Technologies.
Texas' outgoing governor told Texas A&M graduates on Thursday evening that he needs a job too — preferably one with a big jet and travel to Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina.
One man has been arrested after beating his child in a parking lot.
Just a few years ago, Texas was shipping millions of dollars in food and goods to Cuba. The White House's decision to ease sanctions could reignite the state's once flourishing economic ties with the island nation.
Chobani today gave one million cups of its greek yogurt to City Harvest, a food rescue organization.
Albuquerque police officer's lapel camera captures accidental firearm discharge and its aftermath.
Shoppers wanting to use plastic bags at checkout will be charged a 5-cent fee.
Recipients were pre-qualified through partnering agencies across the area and awarded Christmas vouchers. Other partners came forward to help in distribution of the Christmas food boxes.
A male babysitter is arrested after allegedly assaulting the children he was watching.
Incredible security footage shows truck tire smash through office window, striking unsuspecting janitor inside.
Jax, a German Shepherd a police K9 academy dropout, gets a second chance at crime fighting when he corners a suspect in his owner's yard.
The Dean of the Holland Medical High School has been arrested for allegedly having sexual relations with a student.
Two elementary school students received an early Christmas present Wednesday when their father, Sgt. Jake Churchwell, surprised them at school.
The Health and Human Services Commission has canceled a second contract involving Jack Stick, who resigned as the agency's top lawyer amid concerns over a $110 million contract that was not competitively bid.
The attack happened shortly after 9 a.m. local time.
The University of Texas System is extending its contract with Kroll Associates, the firm hired to investigate the integrity of the admissions process at the University of Texas at Austin.
U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold's office is facing a lawsuit in which a former staffer has alleged sexual harassment. A Farenthold spokesman has denied the accusations, but operatives are mulling what could happen to Farenthold on Capitol Hill.
Officers were dispatched to the Prosperity Bank located at 1501 Avenue Q just after 11:00 a.m. after reports of a robbery in progress.
Officers statewide will work thousands of extra hours in December to help keep people safe on the roadways.
Two sisters are behind bars after being accused of stealing from their mother, who they are the caretakers for.
It's a view you don't normally see.
Bobby and Shanna Lockhart knew the surprise antic they planned for their wedding would be a hit with all their guests...what they didn't imagine was that it'd become a hit on the internet, as well.
The Texas House hasn't held a contested record vote for speaker since 1975, but state Rep. Scott Turner aims to change that. Turner is looking to unseat House Speaker Joe Straus, who has held the office since 2009. With more than 70 House GOP Caucus members backing Straus, Turner faces an uphill battle. But he is undaunted.
The homicide rate in El Paso has almost doubled since last year. But officials say it doesn't have anything to do with Mexican cartels and spillover violence.
Steve Adler defeated current councilmember Mike Martinez in a runoff in Austin’s mayoral race Tuesday. Austin's first council under a new district system will have 10 brand new members.
Two people are charged with theft in what appears to be a team shoplifting attempt.
On Monday night the Walmart on Greenbriar Road in Wichita Falls had a generous donation from a Secret Santa.
Within four years, North Texas could become home to the world’s most advanced indoor snow center. Inevitably, the megaproject, which would include seven ski slopes, has raised questions over its impact on the environment and the economy.
Police find registered sex offender working as Santa Claus in Texas McDonald's after anonymous tip, but say he wasn't breaking any laws.
The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will meet on Thursday to consider renaming a historic building on the flagship College Station campus after Gov. Rick Perry.
A group in Texas accused of numerous home break-ins are busted.
Gas totaling $1.99 is causing big grins as drivers pull up to Wichita Falls pumps.
Update: 2 confirmed dead after a possible murder and suicide at a Midland police officer's home.
An unlikely bunch on Santa's naughty list is working to make the jump onto the nice list by breaking records this holiday season.
State lawmakers, the oil and gas industry and national environmental groups are asking deep questions about Denton, home to two universities, 277 gas wells and, now, thanks to a rag-tag group of local activists, Texas’ first ban on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.
No one disputes that high levels of methane have shown up in several Parker County water wells. But the source of the gas has stirred a heated debate involving homeowners, academics, the Railroad Commission and the EPA.
The University of Texas at Austin announced on Monday it is launching a new center to help its players — and high school student athletes — develop life skills such as financial literacy and responsible decision making.
The first of up to 480 immigrants arrive in coming weeks in Dilley, about 70 miles southwest of San Antonio.
Texas State Representative Joe Moody of El Paso introduced a bill Monday to reduce penalties for possessing small amounts of marijuana.