Statewide News

Report: New law led to statewide drop in abortions

 

Charles Schwab Corporation opens new operations center in El Paso, strengthens presence in Austin

Gov. Rick Perry has announced two Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) investments in The Charles Schwab Corporation, which is opening a new operations center in El Paso and strengthening its presence in Austin.

Study: Gay marriage would boost the Texas economy

 

Drinking water systems draw federal concerns

More than 310 public drinking water systems in Texas — nearly 4.5 percent of the state's regulated public water systems — have quality issues that haven’t been adequately addressed, federal officials told the Texas Commiss

Rep. Mary Gonzalez appointed to Interim Committee on Border Wait Times

Speaker Joe Straus has appointed State Representative Mary Gonzalez to the Interim Committee on the wait time issues the border has been having lately.

Temporary closure Cherry Creek and McMillan Campgrounds

The Silver City Ranger District implemented a temporary closure for Cherry Creek and McMillan Campgrounds located off New Mexico State Highway 15 effective immediately.

Drinking water systems draw federal concerns

 

Officers shot in South Texas standoff

A man suspected of shooting two South Texas police officers is "presumed dead" in the Rio Grande valley town of La Joya.

Analysis: A border plan — and a political one

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Media consortium plans more exit polling in Texas

Two years ago, a consortium of news outlets that conducts nationwide exit polls during every November election announced it was scaling back efforts in Texas and 18

Drinking water systems draw federal concerns

More than 310 public drinking water systems in Texas — nearly 4.5 percent of the state's regulated public water systems — have quality issues that haven’

Police reporting another officer-involved shooting

Albuquerque police are currently on the scene of a shooting at Eubank and Central. According to APD, two officers were involved and an armed suspect was shot and killed after two shots were fired.

Bizarre charge: Peeing on candy

The Houston Police Department has released new details regarding a bizarre incident involving a Manhattan real estate heir.

Blast levels Texas home

There was very little left of a home that exploded in Willis, Texas early Tuesday morning. Three people were injured in the explosion and fire, and rushed to Memorial Hermann Hospital by LifeFlight.

Sheriffs weigh selling E-cigarettes to inmates