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1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle
Gov. Rick Perry is honoring dozens of police officers, firefighters and first responders killed or severely hurt in the line of duty with Star of Texas awards.
3 hrs ago | CBS Local
A man who authorities believe strangled dozens of women as he moved from place to place around the country was convicted Tuesday of three 1980s murders in Los Angeles.
7 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph
Lindale firefighter Joe Yeakley who was severely injured when a roof caved in on him while fighting a house fire earlier this year will receive a State honor Wednesday.
11 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate
Newton Warzecha, once honored by the Texas Historical Commission with the John L. Nau III Award of Excellence in Museums for his many contributions to preserving, promoting and securing funding for the historic fort constructed by the Spanish army, has died at age 79. MASS: 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Loreto Chapel at Presidio La Bahia on ... (more)
16 hrs ago | News Max
A federal court in Corpus Christi will hear arguments this week on whether a Texas law requiring voters to show picture ID violates the Voting Rights Act, The New York Times reported .
19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
If previous years are any indication, there's a pretty good chance that the next Academy Award best picture winner is buried somewhere among the almost 300 movies set to unspool at the Toronto International Film Festival, which kicks off Thursday.
Beginning in June of 2013, Fairhaven Vineyards spearheaded an effort to establish the first, fully operational, wine cooperative in northeast Texas.
The El Paso State Supported Living Center could be shut down if the state adopts the legislative Sunset Advisory Committee's recommendation to close several state centers in Texas.
Although the concept of colonizing the Earth's moon has fallen out of fashion, the search for life beyond our planet is still very much in vogue.
North Carolina business recruiters offered Toyota more than $100 million in incentives for the world's largest carmaker to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte rather than a Dallas suburb, but still lost out to a Texas offer half that size.
Friday marked the end of the national Labor Rights Week, which takes place every year during the last week of August leading up to Labor Day.
A tweet from Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry's verified account on Sunday night included a disparaging image of the Democratic district attorney who is at the center of his criminal indictment on charges of abuse of power.
Two young siblings, a boy and a girl, were both shot in the head while sitting in a car as their mother tried to drive away from her male partner in southeast San Antonio.
One year after the death of a Texas woman who died from asphyxiation while in police custody, a dash cam video has been released in response to a civil suit filed by the woman's family against the police department.
When California rolled out a $750 million plan this year to attract and retain businesses, many aspects mirrored longtime perks used by Texas, where officials love nothing more than stealing jobs from the Golden State.
More than a year after it began, the Texas governor's race is entering a frenzied two-month windup toward the Nov. 4 election, with Republicans exuding confidence that they will easily keep the office that Gov. Rick Perry has held for 14 years while Democrats insist that they are within striking distance of a stunning upset.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 11:34 pm
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