Debate Set for Governor Greg Abbott and Candidate Lupe Valdez
A debate between Republican nominee and current Governor, Greg Abbott, and his democrat opponent, Lupe Valdez, has been scheduled for September 2018.
Prosecutor: UT Student’s Belongings Link Suspect to Slaying
Eyeglasses found near the body of a University of Texas freshman in 2016 match an unusual prescription belonging to the 20-year-old man accused in her death, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
Officials: 4-Year-Old Stepson of Texas Lawman Shot Himself
Authorities in Southeast Texas are trying to determine if the 4-year-old stepson of a sheriff's sergeant shot himself in the head with his stepfather's service weapon.
Campus Carry Lawsuit Goes to U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
The lawsuit, filed more than a year ago by three U.T. professors, claims that a campus carry policy at U.T. has negative effects on free speech.
Houston Tow Truck Driver Killed After Wrecker Stolen
Police say a tow truck driver in Houston whose wrecker was stolen moments after unloading a repossessed car was killed when the alleged thief ran him over.
South Texas Ex-Mayor Gets 8 Years Plus a Month in Prison
The former mayor of the South Texas town of Crystal City has been sentenced to eight years and a month in federal prison for corruption.
Ron Paul Apologizes For ‘Offensive Cartoon’ on Social Media
Former Texas congressman Ron Paul is apologizing for an "offensive cartoon" with racist illustrations that he says a staff member inadvertently posted to his social media.
North Texas Man Drowns in Pond After Trying to Save Calf
Police say a North Texas man drowned while trying to rescue a calf that had fallen into a pond.
State Gas Prices Trend Downward as July 4th Holiday Nears
Lubbock drivers are seeing an average gasoline price of $2.61. Although, AAA Texas predicts the decline in price to halt as the July 4th holiday nears.
1 Dead, 12 Hurt in Construction Explosion at Texas Hospital
One construction worker was killed and a dozen others were injured after an explosion at an addition to a Texas hospital Tuesday, authorities said.