Statewide News

El Paso sees rise in Medicaid/CHIP signups

It has been nine months since the rollout of the Affordable Care Act.

Feeling "invisible," black residents leave Austin

When Austinite Natalie Madeira Cofield walks among the local boutiques and cafes in her South Congress Avenue neighborhood, she likes to take note of the other African-Americans she sees.

19 injured when Texas prison roof collapses

(CNN) -- Nineteen inmates were injured when a roof of a private prison collapsed Saturday near Lufkin, Texas, fire officials said.

Man pleads guilty in death of 3 year-old girl

A 31-year-old southeastern New Mexican man will serve life in prison after pleading guilty in the fatal beating of a 3-year-old girl whom he punished for soiling her pants.

Feeling "invisible," black residents leave Austin

 

Siblings reunited in Texas after half a century apart

After more than 53 years, a Cleveland man was reunited with his sister Wednesday thanks to a Facebook connection and a lot of hard work from his wife. Nelda Konieczny has worked for months to reunite the siblings.

Reward $5,000 for Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive from Dallas

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Israel Aguirre, 33, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Lost in a pressing crisis: perpetual immigration issues

After reports in March of three undocumented Honduran migrants being assaulted by a Border Patrol agent, who was later found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot, immigration activists decided to form a group to determine whether migrants were be

Texas man accused of lumber attack, forcing child to ingest meth

An East Texas man was arrested over the weekend after police learned he allegedly attacked several people with a piece of lumber and forced a child to ingest methamphetamine.

Texas investigating measles exposures at Kansas softball event

Texas Department of State Health Services has issued a measles health alert after being notified by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment that more than 30 Texas residents may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease at a Wi

Patrick, Van de Putte hone their immigration messages

As the recent surge of Central Americans entering the country illegally through Texas’ border with Mexico has drawn national attentio

ACI present “Innovation and Discovery in Agriculture and Food”

The High Desert Discovery District (HD3) will partner with the Association of Commerce and Industry (ACI), Roswell Chaves County Economic Development Corporation and Delicious New Mexico to host the next HD3 Discovery Day™ - “Innova

Texas Ranger Wende Wakeman becomes highest-ranking female in Texas Ranger history

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced the promotion of Texas Ranger Wende Wakeman to the rank of lieutenant, making her the highest-ranking female in Texas Ranger history. The promotion is effective August 1.

Abbott stands by transparency record some say is mixed