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(Photo Shutterstock/AVN Photo Lab) The Supreme Court appears likely to rule for an inmate on Texas' death row who was denied money to investigate his history of mental illness and other claims that could spare him from being executed. The case the justices heard Monday involves...
(Photo Shutterstock/ NextNewMedia) DALLAS (AP) - Southwest is reporting third-quarter earnings of $503 million, which was better than expected on Wall Street in a quarter in which hurricanes created travel havoc for thousands of Americans. The Dallas carrier's profit was 84...
(Photo Shutterstock/ IrinaK) HOUSTON (AP) - Harris County Judge Ed Emmett has unveiled 15 recommendations that would involve local, state and federal governments as part of a regional response to preventing future flooding like Southeast Texas experienced with Hurricane Harvey...
(Photo Shuttertock/patrice6000) DICKINSON, Texas (AP) - A Houston suburb has removed a requirement from a hurricane repair grant program that homeowners must agree to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving money. The Galveston County Daily News reports that the Dickinson...
(Photo Shutterstock/Sangiori) HOUSTON (AP) - Immigration advocates are protesting the case of a 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy now potentially facing deportation after having to cross a Border Patrol checkpoint for emergency gallbladder surgery. A family attorney says...
(Credit: Shutterstock) The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.26 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is six cents less than last week and is 22 cents more per gallon compared to this day last year. Of the major...
(Credit: Shutterstock) The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.32 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is seven cents less than last week and is 29 cents more per gallon compared to this day last year. Of the...
In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week (Oct. 16-20), the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to comply with laws prohibiting drivers from passing school buses. During this period, DPS Highway Patrol Troopers will be looking for drivers who...
U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) sent a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos today making the case for Texas to be the home for Amazon’s newly announced second headquarters. Multiple metropolitan areas in Texas are pursuing the new facility. “Everything is...