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(Credit: Associated Press) Gov. Greg Abbott has vetoed 50 mostly low-profile bills approved by the Legislature, nixing everything from mandating training on sexual abuse prevention for public school students to allowing small counties to accept some mail-in election ballots...
Photo: Audrey Morton/KLBJ The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.14 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is five cents less than last week and is the same price per gallon as on this day last year. Of the major...
AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that his office is working with a bipartisan coalition of a majority of state attorneys general on an investigation to evaluate whether manufacturers have engaged in unlawful practices in the marketing and sale of opioids. In...
Photo: DPS AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Jorge Luis Guardado, 25, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Guardado, affiliated with the Mara...
(Credit: Associated Press) As controversy continues to swirl around the White House, 43 percent of Texas voters approve of the job Donald Trump is doing as president, and 51 percent disapprove, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. Although the...
(KLBJ File Photo) The game will go on. That's the word from the organizers of the charity congressional baseball game scheduled for tomorrow, after House Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was wounded, along with an aide for Austin Congressman Roger Williams named Zack Barth, and...
(Credit: State of Texas) The new judge assigned to oversee the felony securities fraud case against Texas' attorney general is a Houston Democrat who defeated the son of the state's lieutenant governor to win his seat on the bench. Harris County Judge Robert Johnson was randomly...
The Texas Department of Public Safety is restoring expanded hours at 11 of the state's busiest driver's license offices after some lawmakers bristled that reduced hours intended to address budget shortfalls instead shortchanged Texas drivers. The agency acknowledged in a...
AUSTIN - Effective immediately, DPS will resume extended business hours at 11 driver license (DL) offices across the state. The office hours were changed on June 5 to mirror the standard hours at 189 DL offices around the state to control increasing overtime costs and assist...