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Officials say six people were injured when a vehicle carrying 15 people crashed into a South Texas naval air station while being followed by Border Patrol agents. Naval Air Station Kingsville spokesman Kevin Clarke says the vehicle ran through the entry gate then collided with...
A federal judge has declared the Texas foster care system unconstitutionally flawed and ordered an independent overhaul. But Texas is fighting the ruling, even as two court-appointed administrators face a September deadline to present a plan to reform the system that houses 30,...
A Texas state trooper says the driver of a charter bus involved in a deadly rollover crash remains hospitalized with major injuries and has not been interviewed by police. Sgt. Johnny Hernandez did not release the name of the driver and said Sunday that investigators are still...
The Texas Republican Convention began under a "Unite to Win" banner but ended with many of nearly 4,000 delegates still standoffish toward Donald Trump. Hometown favorite Ted Cruz told hardcore supporters that he didn't know "what the future holds" in his first public event back...
A tour bus on it's way to a casino yesterday just outside of Laredo lost control in the heavy rain and crashed. Seven passengers died at the scene, while another died later of their injuries at a local hospital. 23 additional passengers were sent to various local hospitals for...
U.S. Senator John Cornyn introduced a legislation today that provides funding and resources to combat the Zika virus in Texas and across the country. The legislation allocates $1.1 billion in federal funding to the Department of Health and Human Services and Department of State...
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is telling school districts to ignore President Obama's directions on transgender students and bathrooms. Patrick says the Fort Worth superintendent who's letting students use whatever bathroom they gender identify with is ignoring parents' demands. "...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas' complicated school finance system is constitutional, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday - a surprise decision that handed a major defeat to the 600-plus school districts that sued the state more than four years ago. The all-Republican court reversed...
The governing board of the biggest school district in Texas has voted to rename seven schools previously named for Confederate leaders. The Houston school district board voted Thursday to strip the schools of the names of Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee, Albert Sidney...