Statewide News

Woman sues police for alleged roadside cavity search

A Florida woman says she was given an invasive search on the side of a road during traffic stop and now, she's suing the Texas Department of Public Safety, its director and four state troopers she says are at fault, Ryan Korsgard reports.

Icy roads lead to wrecks in Fort Worth area

This is not how you want to start a New Year, but it's not an uncommon sight this morning in the Dallas Fort Worth area in Texas, thanks to icy roads.

Compassion, Tempered by a Broken System

When Gov.

Battles Near and Far Over Medicaid and More

During his 14 years in office, Gov. Rick Perry has championed private-market health care solutions and criticized public programs like Medicaid for being inefficient.

New Mexico man killed in Texas panhandle

A 38-year-old Farmington man was killed when his Ford F-350 truck rolled off of I-10 in icy conditions Tuesday evening.

A Toll Road Strategy That's "as Big as Texas"

Rick Perry was just a year into his tenure as governor when he proposed the Trans-Texas Corridor, a massive 4,000-mile network of privately operated toll roads, railroad tracks and utility lines that would take 50 years to build.

“Deal Closer” Funds Draw Bipartisan Concerns

When Gov. Rick Perry touts the strength of the Texas economy, he often cites a handful of nationally known companies with new or expanding footprints in Texas: Apple, Caterpillar, Facebook, Toyota.

Woman dies in single vehicle crash on icy I-10 Tuesday evening

A woman lost her life in a single vehicle rollover crash on I-10 in Culberson County Tuesday afternoon, according to a spokesperson with Texas Department of Public Safety.

Most Texans enrolling in healthcare marketplace getting financial help

Nearly 380,000 Texans have enrolled for the first time in the health insurance marketplace in the first month of the 2015 open enrollment. The numbers run through Dec. 15th, and do not include those who re-enrolled.

Suh wins appeal, will play vs Cowboys

It looks like Detroit will have their best pass rusher back on the field Sunday vs the Dallas Cowboys.  Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh had his one-game suspension overturned by appeals officer Ted Cottrell on Tuesday, a day after the

Four people, including a child, found dead inside Texas home

Friends and family are dealing with a lot of questions after four people were found dead inside a Texas home, Gilma Avalos reports.

Amber Alert canceled for 1-year-old TX boy after being found safe, parents dead

An Amber Alert has been canceled after a missing one-year-old baby boy was found safe in Arkansas. However, the father, who police say abudcted the child a week ago is dead.

Former President George H.W. Bush released from hospital

Former President George H.W. Bush has been released from a Houston hospital, a family spokesman announced Tuesday.

Texas Air is Cleaner, but Who Deserves the Credit?

Have Texans breathed cleaner air since Rick Perry became Governor?

Bush to remain in Houston hospital overnight

Former President George H.W. Bush's breathing "has returned to normal" but he will stay in the hospital Monday night, an aide said. It will be his seventh straight night since being admitted last week.