Statewide News

New Mexico fire now 30 percent contained

A wildfire continues to grow in Northern New Mexico. The Diego fire has now charged 3600 acres of land about 8 miles south of Coyote, New Mexico. The blaze remains about 30 percent contained.

Veteran dies at Albuquerque VA hospital

Imagine you're at a hospital, eating lunch and you collapse. Instead of doctors rushing to your aid, you wait 30 minutes for an ambulance to drive you around the building to the emergency room.

TxDOT summer driving tips

Summer is here, which means it’s time for summer vacations and road trips.

Man swallows drugs in traffic stop, dies

A man is dead after Beaumont police say he swallowed some type of drug following a traffic stop.

TEA Chief circumvents state board charter school veto

Texas Education Commissioner Michael Williams has used his waiver authority to effectively overrule a vote by the State Board of Education to deny an Arizona-based

Husband killed on the job, widow sued by late husbands insurance company

The wedding band that hangs around her neck, photographs, and memories are all Crystal Davis has to remember her late husband Wayne.

Caught on Cam: Houston hit and run

Surveillance cameras were rolling outside the Fuel Depot gas station in Houston, Texas when a driver hit two men and kept going.

Roswell man receives $43,000 credit after bank error

Imagine depositing a check at your local bank for $430 but getting credit for $43,000. Police say that's what happened to a Roswell, New Mexico man.

Central Texas access to airport PreCheck is on the way

    Last month, Brant Mittler and his wife, Louise Mandel, drove more than 100 miles from their San Antonio home to Victoria, near the Gulf Coast.

Texas cheerleader's hunting photos at center of controversy

EDITOR'S NOTE: Pictures in this story could be considered graphic in nature and are not suitable for all audiences.

Abbott: Ask chemical plants what's inside

Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott, under fire for blocking public access to state records documenting the location of dangerous chemicals, said Texans still have a right to

Hatch restaurant named third best burger joint in America

New Mexico has a lot to be proud of this week. As Americans begin to travel for the Independence Day holiday, the Land of Enchantment has staked its claim in the great American burger war.

Signal Fire Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) work continues

As soon as the smoke settled on the Signal Fire, Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Team members were on the ground assessing the burned areas and recommending emergency treatments to minimize threats to life, property, and natural and cultu

Reward increased to $17,500 for man wanted for murder, child sexual assault

The reward for Freddie Alaniz, 34 and a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive who is also this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $17,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of July.

Big XII Conference announces new branding initiatives, reveals new logo

As the calendar turns to July 1 and a new athletic season, the Big 12 Conference has undertaken a new set of branding