Tulsa teacher's warning about Facebook danger goes global.
Houston police search for murder suspect and missing 11-month-old after mother's body was found stuffed in apartment refrigerator.
Texas teens accused of brutally murdering acquaintance in brutal Satanic ritual.
The campus is all clear now and some finals have been rescheduled.
Over 81,000 bulbs, 250 amps of power and 415 extension cords, all completed by October 13th.
An Abilene home invasion results in the loss of over ten years of a woman's life savings.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop on US 84 Thursday, yielding over four pounds of high-grade marijuana, seven grams of hash, $2700 cash and a pistol.
Frenship ISD sent out a notification to parents Monday evening by automated phone call saying a threat of gun violence at Frenship High School had been posted to a social media site.
Environmentalists have long argued that the methane that escapes into the atmosphere during the fracking process negates the benefits of the gas. A new study suggests that tighter regulation of drilling wells may help reduce those emissions.
State Rep. Scott Turner, R-Frisco, and conservative radio show host Glenn Beck took turns criticizing House Speaker Joe Straus on Monday in the latest salvo in Turner's bid to unseat Straus.
Dr. Lisa Ramirez, the U.S. Department of Education’s National Director of the Office of Migrant Education, will speak in Plainview and local parents are invited to attend.
During a news conference in which he announced the selection of his senior staff, Gov.-elect Greg Abbott said Monday that he wants to improve the educational foundation that students receive in pre-kindergarten through fourth grade.
A little girl from Lubbock, Arestin Rodriguez, won the Mini Miss America 2014 in the 6 – 11 month category.
Congress has proposed a national standard for sales taxes on the internet, an idea backed by trade groups for so-called brick-and-mortar retailers. But U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is a loud opponent of the legislation.
After winning 44 percent of the Hispanic vote on Election Day, Gov.-elect Greg Abbott may find himself in turbulent political waters as he attempts to balance the interests of his Republican base and his newfound Hispanic friends.
Texas Attorney General and Gov.-Elect Greg Abbott on Sunday declined to throw his support behind any the Texas Republicans rumored to be considering a run for the White House in 2016.
Lawmakers are asking the federal government for more than half a billion dollars as a reimbursement for securing the border and providing services to undocumented immigrants.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation confirms one of its 10 Most Wanted fugitives in Crimes Against Children, has been captured in Springfield, Missouri.
The district petitioned Apple to take down 'After School' from their store and have asked parents to have their children uninstall it from their smart phones.
The Texas prison system is making it easier for family members to visit loved ones behind bars, hoping to strengthen social networks inmates need when they are released.
A Wichita Falls woman is behind bars after police say she somehow got out of her handcuffs and led them on a chase through a store parking lot.
Prosecutors say Alfonso Rodriquez murdered his neighbor over $20 drug deal that went wrong in September 2013.
A high-speed pursuit starts in Midland but comes to a screeching halt in West Odessa.
Texas' first governor to use a wheelchair will move into a mansion built 134 years before ADA accessibility requirements. But thanks to an arsonist’s Molotov cocktail, the home needs only minor fixes.
"The price is low enough now where you're going to start seeing some slowdown in activity."
Scott Brandon Hutcheson, 37, of Lubbock, was sentenced to 87 months in federal prison following his guilty plea in August 2014 to one count of transportation of child pornography,
Members of the press will continue to be allowed on the Texas House floor in the upcoming legislative session, but they will now be required that to affirm that they do not lobby.
Angel De Los Santos pleaded guilty Wednesday to several crimes, according to prosecutors.
Tensions at Kilgore College reached new — and possibly violent — heights in mid-November when allegations surfaced that the school was in the habit of improperly removing and disposing of asbestos from its buildings, including a hospital. Secret recordings and a gunshot now punctuate the controversy.
If he opts to run for president again, Gov. Rick Perry wants to ensure that his entry into the field bears little resemblance to 2011, when he jumped into the Republican presidential primaries with little preparation or forethought. That explains all the Iowans showing up for lunch at the Governor's Mansion.
A San Angelo resident learned that over 50 years ago a mistake was made when he immigrated to the United States and he wasn't actually a citizen
Texas Alliance of Energy Producers officials say the oil and gas industry is currently experiencing low prices, which is both good and bad for the economy.
With the help of more than $6 million from the state of Texas, prairies west of Houston are being restored with native grasses to increase the population of bobwhite quail, whose numbers have been on the decline in recent years.
In city council runoff elections now underway in Austin, some voters will have the chance to weigh in on a sibling rivalry, while others will be asked to choose sides in a fight over religion and a theory about 9/11.
Odessa police say that the description of a pink-haired suspect helped them make a drug bust Monday.
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said on Tuesday that a new border security task force is coming to the U.S.-Mexico-border as part of President Obama's executive action on immigration. Republicans, however, warned Johnson that he should prepare for another surge of illegal migration like the one Texas saw over the summer.
Between 300 and 400 games unearthed in a Alamogordo land dump in April are now open for auction on Ebay.
AgriLife Research study develops international collaboration to fight drought
Big changes could be in store for Andrews County, bringing in more more money and more jobs.
Police say 17-year-old took part in brutal hammer attack apparently targeting random victim.
As holiday festivities get into full swing, the Texas Department of Transportation reminds drivers to stay safe and sober when traveling to and from parties and other celebrations.
Earlier this year, the Texas Education Agency conducted the Teaching, Empowering, Leading, and Learning (TELL) Texas Survey aimed at gathering input from the state’s superintendents.
The reward for Jeffrey Ortiz, 37, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to this capture if the tip comes in during the month of December.
Less than a month after state leaders announced $1 million in state-matching funds to develop coordinated veterans’ mental health programs, local and regional agencies are primed to learn the ins and outs of the application process.
The first city in Texas to ban hydraulic fracturing tells a court it has every right to do so, calling the oil and gas extraction technique a “public nuisance” with "offensive results."
Betty King, the beloved former secretary of the Texas Senate, died Monday after a long illness, according to her family. She was 89.
The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles won't recommend a reprieve for convicted killer Scott Panetti, leaving it up to Gov. Rick Perry to decide if he will delay Wednesday's scheduled execution of the schizophrenic death row inmate.
The Legislative Budget Board approved another $86 million to continue heightened law enforcement at the border, though some questioned whether the funds could be better used elsewhere.
State leaders including Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus voted to set the state growth rate for the next two years at 11.68 percent, a move that will impact the budget lawmakers write in next year's session.
Arkansas 2-year-old hasn't been seen since disappearing from his home eight days ago.