Statewide News

McRaven Letter Takes Aim at Campus Carry

Allowing concealed weapons to be carried on college and university campuses would create "less-safe" environments, University of Texas System Chancellor William McRaven wrote in a letter to legislative leaders on Thursday.

Texans bag 'Boarzilla' in hunt

They're calling it "Boarzilla," a 790-pound hog shot in Comanche County. Blaine Garcia and Wyatt Walton killed the boar about three miles north of De Leon, Texas, their hometown.

Bald Eagle to be released at Brantley Lake State Park

The eagle has landed—almost. A bald eagle will be released back into the wild at Brantley Lake State Park at noon on Sunday, February 1, after recovering from lead poisoning with the help of many throughout New Mexico.

Open carry survives despite its supporters


Handcuffed behind the wheel!

ewly released dashcam video shows how fast a handcuffed woman traveled while she led officers on a chase in a stolen police cruiser outside of Pittsburgh earlier this month.

Day After Judge's Ruling, Perry Vows to Keep Fighting Indictment


Amid Uncertain Future for TexasOne, New Effort Emerges

A Texas-based economic development team is rolling out a new marketing tool to recruit businesses to bring new jobs to the state. Sound familiar?

Case against former Gov. Perry to proceed

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Lt. Gov. Patrick on Open Carry: The Votes Aren't There

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick cast doubt Tuesday on the possibility that a bill legalizing the open carry of handguns could pass during the current legislative session.

Fort Bliss soldiers released from controlled monitoring

Three is the magic number for Captain Scott Fowler's wife Tara and son Easton.  

Texas bikers know how to be heard at Capitol

Hundreds of motorcycles roared down Congress Avenue on Monday, headed for the Capitol where a mass of bikers in jeans, leather vests and baseball caps gathered on the south steps to rev their collective political engine before the new Legislatu

Death at the dog park

A dog shot at a Houston, Texas area dog park on Sunday has died.