Today The Nation Joins Texas Celebrating JuneteenthToday is Juneteenth the day our nation commemorates the de facto end of slavery in the United States.
Childhood Poverty Continues To Swell, Especially In The SouthwestTexas' childhood population swelled by an additional 2.5 million since 1990. The number of children in poverty there increased from about 1.1 million to 1.5 million.
Flooding Causes Amtrak To Suspend Service Between Texas And MissouriThe record breaking flooding from Texas through Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and Illinois is wreaking havoc on travel in the midwest.
It Will Soon Be Legal To Carry Brass Knuckles, Clubs, Key Chains In TexasIn a few months, Texans will be able to carry brass knuckles, clubs, and self-defense key chains legally.
After Bungled Voter List, Texas Secretary Of State David Whitley On Brink Of Losing JobTexas' embattled elections chief who wrongly questioned the U.S. citizenship of tens of thousands of voters was on the brink of losing his job Sunday.
Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo Appeals To Public On Maleah Davis Case: 'Please Help Us Bring This Sweet Baby Girl Home'Police Chief Art Acevedo said Thursday that finding the body of Maleah Davis will allow her family to have a proper burial for her.
Texas Court Agrees Suspected Child Serial Killer Should Not Have Bible, Other Items
Austin Goes Green: Texas Senate Advances Medical Marijuana Expansion BillThe Texas Senate has unanimously advanced a bill to expand the list of medical conditions that can legally be treated by cannabis oil.
Texas Lawmakers: Answer To Mass Shooting Threat Is More Armed School PersonnelNearly a year after a mass shooting at a Texas high school that killed 10, lawmakers are close to passing new measures that they say would harden campuses by adding more armed school personnel.
Texas Fights Judicial Move That Would Require Voting Map ApprovalA federal court is considering whether the state of Texas can be trusted to make new voting maps after it found racial discrimination in the initial maps that solidified Republican power.
The Push In Texas To Decriminalize Marijuana Falters Despite GOP SupportA revised measure in the Texas Legislature would reduce penalties for those with an ounce or less of marijuana to a Class C misdemeanor — eliminating arrests, but still making possession a crime.
3 Injured After Cadet Accidentally Fires Gun In Texas Police Academy ClassAuthorities say two police cadets in Texas were shot in the leg after a gun was accidentally discharged in the middle of their law enforcement class.
Texans Casting Their Early Ballots For City And School District LeadersEarly voting runs Monday, April 22 through Tuesday, April 30 for dozens of races in cities large and small across North Texas.
Starbucks Solar Farms Producing Power For 360 Texas Coffee StoresStarbucks has announced plans to expand its investment in solar farms and use the energy to power hundreds of its coffee-serving stores across Texas.
National Weather Service Confirms EF-3 Twisters Touched Down In TexasAn EF-3 twister with winds of at least 136 mph near Weches, Texas, and two other smaller tornadoes touched down in the same region Saturday.