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(Photo Credit: Twitter) A Texas lawmaker is asking state mosque leaders to pledge support for the "safety" of former Muslims in a mailed survey being condemned by Islamic civil rights groups. A spokesman for the Council on American-Islamic Relations said Thursday that he told...
(PHOTO CREDIT CHRISTOPHER HALLORAN/SHUTTERSTOCK) Not too many of Donald Trump cabinet nominees get introductions by Senators in their confirmation hearings but today Rick Perry sure did. Texas GOP Senator John Cornyn introduces former Texas Gov. Rick Perry at this morning's...
Researchers say the number of abortions performed throughout Texas dropped after a 2013 law forced the closure of clinics in all but the largest cities, and the decline was steeper the farther a woman lived from a remaining clinic. A study published Thursday in the Journal of...
(Photo Credit: Shutterstock) The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.15 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is one cent less than last week and 48 cents more per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan...
(Photo Credit: Fox News) Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, remain hospitalized in Houston, where he is in intensive care for pneumonia and she is being watched after complaining of fatigue and coughing. A family spokesman says the 92-year-old former...
Logo courtesy of https://www.ssb.texas.gov/ The State Securities Board assisted in the prosecution of investment fraud cases in 2016 that resulted in prison sentences totaling 82 years and $17.9 million in orders of restitution for investors. In addition, investigations resulted...
Photos courtesy of Comal County Jail mug shots New Braunfels, Texas — The New Braunfels Police Department is asking victims of a local scam artist to come forward. The con man, identified as Christopher Lee Dickey, 43, of San Antonio, has been frequenting local restaurants and...
(Photo Credit: Texas Legislature) Texas and 12 other states have asked a federal court to block final rules from President Barack Obama's administration designed to reduce coal mining's impact on streams. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton petitioned a Washington-based appeals...
(Photo Credit: Presido County) A claim by state Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller that "illegal aliens" attacked a hunting party in remote West Texas is being discounted by the local sheriff who says the hunters fired on one another. Miller said in a recent Facebook post that...