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(Credit: Associated Press) A Texas congressman says a truck that carried dozens of immigrants passed through a Border Patrol checkpoint about two hours before it was discovered outside a San Antonio Walmart. Ten people found in the rig died. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar told The...
(Credit: Shutterstock) A Texas version of a North Carolina-style "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people has again passed the state Senate but still faces obstacles. The vote Tuesday came a week into a special legislative session that Republican Gov. Greg Abbott called...
(Photo Shutterstock/Mark Reinstein) As President Trump continues his assault on his attorney general regarding the investigation of Russian interference in the last election, Texas Senator John Cornyn realizes the President's frustration but says he has Jeff Sessions' back...
(Photo Shutterstock/Christopher Halloran) Senate Republicans kick off another effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. One Senator from Texas likes the chances of it going through this time. Republican Senator John Cornyn says today's health care debate in the Senate is the...
Photo: TX DPS Web site AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today released the Texas Gang Threat Assessment , which was developed to provide a broad overview and update of gang activity in Texas. “This report provides an overview of gangs operating in Texas,...
(Credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Senate has preliminarily approved a bill offering taxpayer-funded vouchers that allow some special education students to leave public schools for private alternatives. Supporters say only about 30,000 students would qualify. Those opposed worry...
(Credit: Associated Press) A Mexican laborer says he heard people crying and asking for water before he lost consciousness in the back of a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Texas Walmart. Adan Lara Vega says he was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be...
Photo: Shutterstock As summer reaches its mid-point and the height of the summer driving season, AAA Texas wants to prevent fatalities and injuries as a result of motorcycle collisions. In Texas 496 motorcyclists were killed in 2016, which is a 6.9 percent increase from 2015. In...
(Credit: Associated Press) In San Antonio, 60–year-old James Matthew Bradley, Jr., is charged with one count of transporting illegal aliens, announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., and U. S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security...