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Department of State Health Services logo The Texas Department of State Health Services today re-launched its annual airdrop of rabies vaccine for wildlife along the Texas-Mexico border to protect people and animals from the deadly disease. Planes took off today from the airport...
Photo courtesy of Shutterstock AUSTIN – Executives of the adult website Backpage.com – which is the focus of an ongoing investigation by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s office – invoked their Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination during a congressional hearing...
(Photo by KLBJ Staff) Immigration activists are letting Texas lawmakers who've filed anti-immigration bills have it with both barrels. Adriana Carena of the Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance says immigrants share conservative values of family and community. "These aren't...
Photo screen shot from @TXComptroller https://twitter.com/txcomptroller (AUSTIN) — Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $647.4 million in local sales tax allocations for January, 4.9...
(Photo Credit: El Paso Police Department Mugshots) A driver must serve 40 years in prison for the 2016 death of a West Texas police officer who was struck while on his stopped motorcycle. John Paul Perry was charged with capital murder but on Tuesday pleaded guilty to the lesser...
(Credit: Getty Images) A judge has dismissed conservative commentator Glenn Beck as a defendant in a lawsuit filed by the father of a Muslim boy arrested after taking a homemade clock to his Dallas-area school . The Dallas Morning News reports state District Judge Maricela Moore...
Photo courtesy of Chris Fox @ chrisfoxtsn Gov. Greg Abbott opened a Texas legislative session that will likely eventually be marred by bitter partisan battles and party squabbles on how to spend a shrinking state budget by urging lawmakers to put aside their differences. Abbott...
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) questioned Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) during Sessions’ confirmation hearing today to be United States Attorney General. Sen. Cruz congratulated Sen. Sessions on his nomination, praised his integrity as a senator and law...
Photo courtesy of Shutterstock AUSTIN, Texas —For many of us, the New Year represents a clean slate and a chance to fulfill personal goals. If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit, you are not alone. While some people may sign up for a gym membership, others may consider...