Statewide News

Case of "San Antonio Four" set to enter its final act

 

Texas woman faces charges for illegal butt injections

Police in north Texas are searching for two women accused of providing illegal butt injections to clients at a Dallas salon. The two suspects face a charge of practicing medicine without a license.

Border Patrol agents rescue illegal immigrants hidden inside vehicle's speaker box

Two illegal immigrants were rescued and detained at northern checkpoint after they were found hidden inside a speaker box.

'White people only' stickers posted on Austin businesses

Someone is posting stickers that say "exclusively for white people" on businesses in the Texas capital of Austin. And the mayor is not amused.

Rural Hospitals Struggle to Keep Their Doors Open

It could have happened anywhere, but it was on the high plains of Guthrie, Texas — 90 miles east of Lubbock — where Dannie Tiffin suddenly collapsed of a heart attack last spring.

Killing a Tax Without Saving Taxpayers a Dime

Careful readers will find an Easter egg tucked in one of the tax measures approved by a Senate committee this week — a mostly unmentioned clause that would constitutionally ban taxes on real estate transactions.

Texas Tribune Political Update

A comprehensive border security bill is moving forward in the Texas legislature and changes to gun open carry laws are moving into the spotlight. Alana Rocha with the Texas Tribune joins us to give us a Capitol update.

Meerkat stole the show at SXSW. Sorry, Twitter.

This year, livestreaming startup Meerkat proved to be the coolest cat at SXSW despite a rough start at the hand of Twitter.

Costco joins Wal-Mart, Kroger in liquor push

    Wholesale giant Costco has joined Wal-Mart and other retailers in the fight to let public corporations sell liquor in Texas. 

Newly released lapel cam video shows Dallas PD shooting mentally ill man

Newly released body camera video shows a Dallas Police officer fatally shooting a man outside his home.

Bill Would Prohibit Doctors From Asking About Guns

While legislation expanding how and where Texans can carry weapons is dominating the Legislature this week, one state lawmaker is targeting the doctor's office as a place to keep the federal government from learning who owns guns. 

Decapitated body found floating near South Padre Island

A headless body was found by fishermen in the Laguna Madre near South Padre Island.

Alamogordo man suspected of embezzling funds from area Lodge arrested

An Alamogordo man has been charged with Embezzlement after someone reported a possible case of embezzlement at the Alamogordo Fraternal Lodge.