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Tens of thousands of family members caught crossing the border illegally earlier this year subsequently failed to meet with federal immigration agents as they were told, the Homeland Security Department has acknowledged privately. An official with U.S. Immigration and Customs...
The first independent audit of the Texas Enterprise Fund shows that the governor’s job-creating fund awarded $222 million — almost half the money granted — to entities that never submitted applications or specific promises to create jobs. The 98-page report by the state auditor...
Do you drink a glass of wine with dinner every night? That puts you in the top 30 percent of American adults in terms of per-capita alcohol consumption. If you drink two glasses, that would put you in the top 20 percent. But in order to break into the top 10 percent of American...
The commercial use of drones in American skies took a leap forward on Thursday with the help of Hollywood. The Federal Aviation Administration, responding to applications from seven filmmaking companies and pressure from the Motion Picture Association of America, said six of...
A small number of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. will have an opportunity to join the military for the first time in decades under a new Department of Defense policy unveiled Thursday. The new rules will expand an existing program allowing recruiters to target foreign...
Classrooms are supposed to be where learning takes place, not where students punch teachers in the face. But that's exactly what happened Thursday inside a classroom at Spring ISD's Westfield High School. Local 2 obtained a short video clip of the student punching the teacher...
A report released by the F.B.I. on Wednesday confirmed what many Americans had feared but law enforcement officials had never documented: Mass shootings have risen drastically in the past half-dozen years. There were, on average, 16.4 such shootings a year from 2007 to 2013,...
ALERRT stands for Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training. The ALERRT center at Texas State University in San Marcos trains law enforcement to respond to active shooter scenarios. "We've been training law enforcement across the nation. I think it's a natural segue that...
After a series of high-profile episodes and calls from its student government for change, Wesleyan University has announced that its residential fraternities must all admit women as members and residents. “The trustees and administration recognize that residential fraternities...