Statewide News

State of Texas, 6 others file complaint challenging American Airlines, U.S. Airways merger

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced today that the State of Texas, along with Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the U.S.

Texas Railroad Commissioner candidate pledges a full term

Former conservative Republican State Representative Ray Keller has issued a pledge to fulfill his entire term if elected Texas Railroad Commissioner.

Jindal highlights significant growth at SAPA Aluminum Facilities in Richland Parish

Today, Governor Bobby Jindal and Sapa Excursions LLC Plant Manager Ron Ballman highlighted the growth of Sapa’s two manufacturing facilities in Delhi.

15 patients at TX hospitals develop blood infections from injection now recalled by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care providers and patients of a voluntary nationwide recall of all products produced and distributed for sterile use by Specialty Compounding, LLC, Cedar Park, TX.

Gov. Perry announces key staff changes

Gov. Rick Perry has named Kathy Walt as chief of staff and Jonathan Taylor as director of the Economic Development and Tourism Division (EDT). Aaron Demerson will serve as senior advisor for economic development.

New TxDot law to require motorist to 'Move Over or Slow Down' for work crews

September not only brings the start of fall, but also the start of a new requirement for Texas drivers.

West, TX blast first responders' autopsies reveal drugs, alcohol

Autopsy results for three heroic firefighters who were killed in the West, Texas plant explosion are raising some tough questions. The mayor says the results indicate they should not have responded to the fire.

'No Muslim Parking' signs offends TX Muslims attending Houston mosque

Religiously offensive signs appeared in a Houston shopping center parking lot on Thursday but no one seems to know how they got there.

Study shows Louisiana among top states for charter school gains

Governor Bobby Jindal and Superintendent John White announced today that a recent 26-state study by the Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) at Stanford University found that Louisiana is a national leader in student achievement at

Texas HS quarterback suffers broken neck in crash

Isaiah Garza and another former Mercedes High School student were involved in a serious wreck while exiting Expressway 83 Tuesday evening.