Two more babies in Texas have tested positive for Tuberculosis following exposure by a healthcare worker at Providence Memorial Hospital in El Paso.
Less than two weeks before the start of early voting, a federal judge ruled the state’s photo voter ID law unconstitutional late Thursday and ordered state officials to drop the new requirements.
A man faces charges after Odessa police say he brought a handgun into an establishment that's licensed to sell alcohol, which is a felony.
Enterovirus D 68 (EV-D68) has been confirmed in three children residing within Lubbock County.
Two children were transported to the hospital after a racing incident on West Wall Street on Wednesday evening.
After the first case of Ebola in the U.S. was confirmed in Dallas, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins has been thrust into the national spotlight.
A Texas FM radio station fires its entire staff and goes to an all-Beyonce, all-the-time format.
Hopes are riding on a new effort in which tour buses will come to Ciudad Juárez regularly from El Paso. Officials want the tours to help shed Juárez's image as a danger zone and showcase the city as a destination for area tourists.
As news of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan's death broke on Wednesday, grief and alarm spread through the Dallas neighborhood of Vickery Meadow, where Duncan had visited before he died.
As the banks of many of Texas' rivers and bayous crumble and erode, a debate is raging among conservationists: Should they engineer a change or let nature take its course?
In response to concerns about Ebola in Texas, the Lubbock ISD issued a statement Wednesday. The LISD statement came the same day as the death of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan.
A 20-year-old Sweetwater man has exceeded doctors expectations of the length of his life.
69 people on American Eagle flight 2791.
Air Evac Lifeteam officials reported on Wednesday evening that Flight Nurse Leslie Stewart has died from injuries she sustained in an accident on October 4, 2014.
Texoma farmers are looking forward to rain chances later this week to help with their crops.
Odessa police say a traffic stop led to a drug bust and the recovery of stolen guns on Tuesday.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott campaigned with former Hewlett-Packard CEO and prominent Republican Carly Fiorina on Wednesday in an effort to appeal to more women voters.
State health officials are following strict guidelines outlined by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in handling the body of a man who died earlier today after developing Ebola.
Texas man says he murdered his mother and defiled her corpse because he was "bored with life".
Bobbie Olivas's mother pulled her out of Crockett Middle School in Pecos Monday, saying the school isn't taking action against bullying.
Candidates for three of the eight major statewide races on this year’s November ballot appear likely to reach Election Day without ever engaging in a debate with their opponent. Televised debates were recently scheduled for the races for U.S. Senate and state comptroller.
This isn’t going to go down as a year when big ideas and political celebrity decided the elections. It’ll go down as a referendum on the Democrat who has been in the White House for the last six years.
The University of Texas System on Wednesday launched a major overhaul of its interactive website that provides salary and debt information for graduates of its institutions.
As the first known Ebola patient in the U.S. continued to fight for his life at a Dallas hospital, public health officials and doctors told Texas lawmakers in the state Capitol on Tuesday that an outbreak of the virus is extremely unlikely.
Midland ISD will now ask a new set of questions to any students looking to enroll, effective immediately.
A coalition aiming to encourage commercial and industrial property owners in Texas to invest in energy and water efficiency says it has made major progress.
Attorney General Greg Abbott pulled in more than a dozen six-figure donations, spent about $200,000 a day and still had more than $30 million in the bank for the final stretch of the Texas governor’s race.
On Tuesdays during October, United will donate $1 for every guest wearing pink who makes a purchase of $10 or more, up to a maximum of $10,000.
The Federal Aviation Administration released its preliminary report on the weekend helicopter crash in Wichita Falls.
The family says they can forgive who ever killed Connie, if they come forward, they say they would just like to know what happened to her.
The City of Ballinger approved on Monday to reinstate the position of a local officer fired for allegedly making racist remarks.
When federal appellate judges ruled last week that the state could enforce strict new abortion restrictions while a legal challenge winds its way through the courts, Texas was left with just eight abortion clinics authorized to perform the procedure. While many Texas women now live hundreds of miles away from such facilities, some may still have another option: their doctor’s office.
A federal agency is reviewing arrangements between private Texas hospitals and local government entities to ensure they did not violate a rule that allowed the state to draw down federal dollars to cover health care for the uninsured.
After a federal appeals court ruled that the state could temporarily enforce new requirements for abortion facilities, Texas abortion providers are looking to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Governor Rick Perry name several to the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response.
Just before 3:00 pm firefighters were called to a warehouse at East 44th Street and Locust Avenue.
One example of consumers already benefiting from beef checkoff research is the introduction of the flat iron steak; which is an economical steak choice produced from the traditional beef chuck .
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz called Monday for amending the U.S. Constitution to prevent either the federal government or the U.S. Supreme Court from overturning a state's ban on same-sex marriage.
The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District is confirming another case of West Nile in Texoma.
A 46-year-old woman faces charges in Odessa after police say she assaulted her daughter and kept drugs in her home.
Organizers with the South Plains Honor Flight said Monday that O.C. “Bo” Blankenship died in traffic accident Saturday in or near Snyder.
Gov. Rick Perry is calling on the federal government to screen people for Ebola and set up "quarantine stations" at U.S. points of entry. Saying "there were mistakes made" in the handling of the first U.S. Ebola patient, Perry also announced the creation of a state task force to better prepare for infectious disease outbreaks.
Company recalls ground beef after metal complaints.
The cause of the accident is unknown. It's under investigation by Air Evac Lifeteam officials. Officials with the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board are also in Wichita Falls investigating.
Thirteen sparsely populated Permian Basin counties are considering a water company's plan to secure groundwater for the region from Val Verde County, hundreds of miles south of the region. But some say such endeavors can hurt the ecosystem of the region losing water.
This fall semester, for the first time, all public universities in Texas were required to offer incoming students the option of a payment plan that fixed their tuition at a particular rate for four years. But student interest has proved mixed.
Thanks to a tough examination from the State Auditor's Office, the Texas Enterprise Fund has become an election issue. But it was an issue before now, and will be an issue during the next legislative session.
The University of Texas System regents on Friday unanimously backed the administration of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in the wake of a challenge to its handling of faculty.
A Texas parole commissioner has been indicted for tampering with a government record after a lawyer complained that at least five inmates were denied parole after she falsely said they had refused to sit for required interviews.
The reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of October.