Statewide News

Largest solar system model gets tiniest planet

A marker noting the orbit of Pluto on the Sunspot Solar System Model is now attached to a signpost at the Cloudcroft [New Mexico] Chamber of Commerce.

Louie Gohmert Announces Challenge to Speaker Boehner


Warning: Oil drops below $50

The calendar may say 2015. But oil is still tumbling like it's 2014.

Texas cold case confession

After more than three years of dead ends, police in Corpus Christi, Texas finally have a suspect in the 2011 murder of Patricia Duling.

New Mexico monk angered by United Airline Service

The New York Times, Gawker, even Yahoo is talking about Brother Noah, a New Mexico monk who lost his cool.

Chris Christie's Cowboys love in national spotlight

While the New Jersey governor's unusual adoration of the Dallas Cowboys has been well documented, Chris Christie's loyalty for America's team was on full display Sunday night when he was seen giving Cowboys owner Jerry Jones a bear

Louie Gohmert Announces Challenge to Speaker Boehner

U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Tyler, announced Sunday morning that he will challenge House Speaker John A. Boehner of Ohio to be the leader of the House Republicans.

Elections for Central Texas Seats Draw Crowded Field

With a state senator and two state representatives pursuing other political ambitions, voters in Central Texas will return to the polls on Tuesday to fill three vacant posts in the Legislature just a week before it convenes for the upcoming ses

Louie Gohmert annouces challenge to Speaker Boehner


El Paso Electric crews going to help restore power in Odessa

The winter weather mix of rain and snow we saw across the borderland Friday caused some roads to be shut down leaving some travelers stuck in El Paso.

NM DPS releases results from New Year's holiday patrols

The New Mexico Department of Public Safety kept busy keeping our roads and community safe over the New Year's holiday.

Glenn Hegar sworn in as new Texas Comptroller

Glenn Hegar was sworn in today as Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts by Gov.-elect Greg Abbott in a ceremony in the Senate Chamber.

A Houston man died instantly when a stray bullet hit him on New Year's Eve

Police say a Houston father watching fireworks on New Year's Eve was killed by a stray bullet. The 43 year-old man was standing next to his wife when he suddenly fell to the ground.

Oregon, Ohio State to meet in College Football Playoff Championship

The matchup in the title game of the new college football playoff system likely wouldn't have happened in past years.

New Year's Eve altercation leaves inmate hospitalized

Officials with the New Mexico Corrections Department confirm that 28-year-old Vanessa Luevanos, an inmate at the New Mexico Women's Correctional Facility in Grants, NM was taken to the hospital after an altercation with another inmate on Ne