Gas prices were 18 cents below the national average this week. Two former football coaches and three former players from Texas appeared on the Hall of Fame ballot released June 1.Read More
A man was arrested and charged with the murder of his sister-in-law after the deceased woman’s daughter and niece, recently reunited, helped Texas police track down her killer.
Texas lawmakers adjourned without without passing legislation that would circumvent federal rules regarding housing minors at lockdown facilities.
Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore issues letters protecting victims and witnesses of criminal cases from deportation.
Two bounty hunters and the man for whom they were searching died in a shoot-out in a Greenville, Texas Nissan dealership Wednesday.
The Museum of the Revolution in Ciudad Juarez provides a portal into history along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Pro-immigration activists packed the Texas Capitol, and lawmakers were involved in a scuffle on the House floor Monday as tensions boiled over in response to a bill that requires authorities to enforce U.S. immigration policies.
A Dallas police officer was saved from a crash in a creek bed; a Cowboys player was arrested on suspicion of DWI; Dallas Girl Scout troop rescued in Louisiana; a lockdown was lifted at a U.S. Air Force base; purported Jimi Hendrix guitar pulled from auction; a former “Bachelorette” contestant was found dead at 31.
A federal audit released Tuesday heaped renewed criticism onto Texas’ troubled child welfare system, warning that foster kids could be put in jeopardy by missed deadlines during abuse and neglect investigations.
A study released in May says rising sea levels threaten to make storm surges more dangerous. It seems to reinforce Texas officials’ push for federal funding for a storm-surge barrier, or Ike Dike, to protect areas like Galveston.
Disagreements between lawmakers over the controversial “sanctuary city” crackdown bill Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed earlier this month erupted into a scuffle on the Legislature floor Monday.
WILL WEISSERT Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is entering the 2016 race for the Republican presidential nomination Thursday. Key things to…