Statewide News

Dealers Reach Out, but Tesla Slams the Door

Would Tesla Motors stumble if it sold its high-end electric cars through franchised dealerships like every other car manufacturer must in Texas? Elon Musk, the company’s CEO and a champion of disruptive technologies, seems to think so. 

Private Dallas college plans to put students to work

    As part of an ongoing effort to become more affordable, a private college in Dallas is putting its students to work. 

New Mexico schools to ban some students from class

If you don't have your child's vaccination records they can't attend school, at least not in 2 New Mexico cities.

Man suspected of stabbing Alamogordo woman behind bars

Alamogordo Police have arrested a man suspected of stabbing a woman during a fight last week.

Texas 4-year-old attacked by dog while at playground

A Houston mother wants to make sure no other parent has to watch their child be attacked by a dog. It happened to her four-year-old daughter and it wasn't a stray dog. Someone let the dog run free.

Abbott Expected to Renew Push for Ethics Reform

Greg Abbott hasn’t talked much about ethics reform since he got elected Texas governor, but the newly minted chief executive is expected to make a renewed push for it Tuesday during

Abbott Expected to Renew Push for Ethics Reform

Greg Abbott hasn’t talked much about ethics reform since he got elected Texas governor, but the newly minted chief executive is expected to make a renewed push for it Tuesday during his State of the State address.

Abbott: Judge halts Obama's immigration order

     

Texas judge grants request to stop executive action on immigration

A federal judge in Brownsville has granted a request from 26 states suing to stop President Obama's executive actions on immigration.

Texas restaurant receiving threats after Facebook post

A Texas woman is leading a campaign against a local restaurant, over what she says is mistreatment of a homeless man, but the restaurant owner says the woman has it all wrong and that her posts on social media are hurting his business.

'American Sniper' trial: Deputy says defendant explained killings

A former deputy testified last week that he overheard the defendant in the "American Sniper" murder trial explain why he killed two men.

Runner crawls to finish of Austin Marathon

The most memorable moment of Sunday's Austin Marathon in Texas came at the finish line. Kenyan Hyvon Ngetich crawled across the finish line to earn third place in the women's division.

Tension is About More Than Border Security

House Speaker Joe Straus became the legislative Border Patrol last week, tapping the brake when Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick proposed booking the National Guard for an extended stay on the Texas-Mexico line.

USA versus Mexico in San Antonio Sold Out

The U.S. Men's National Team will be playing in front of a sold-out crowd on April 15 for USA vs. Mexico, Presented by AT&T at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.