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(Credit: Shutterstock) The path for Texas to enact its version of a North Carolina-style bathroom bill is poised to get far tougher as the Republican-controlled state House closes in on a key midnight Thursday deadline to approve legislation. A proposal mandating transgender...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) The statewide gas price average in Texas is $2.18 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is three cents less than last week and 19 cents more per gallon than last year. Of the major...
One proposal to boost Texas' beleaguered child welfare system is moving closer to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk - but not before a heated debate over vaccinations. Abbott has declared fixing child protective services a priority in the face of rising investigator caseloads and child...
President Donald Trump's travel bans have been largely blocked by the courts, but they've caused the number of refugees entering the U.S. to plummet in the last two months. The number of refugees arriving dipped to a six-year low in March, aside from a period in 2013 when the...
File photo AUSTIN – In advance of the 2017 hurricane season, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to begin making plans to protect themselves and their families. Hurricane season begins June 1 and continues through Nov. 30, and Texas Governor Greg Abbott...
(Photo credit: Shutterstock) Publicly funded adoption agencies that ban non-Christian, unmarried, or gay prospective parents could soon be shielded by the state of Texas. The House voted 94-51 late Tuesday night to give preliminary approval to legislation that would allow...
Photo: Shutterstock Texas lawmakers are advancing a proposal to license family immigrant detention centers as child care providers. The state Senate voted 20-11 Tuesday to approve a bill that would allow Texas to license two family lockdowns, despite court rulings that such...
Photo: screen shot from video https://www.facebook.com/NewBraunfelsPoliceDepartment/videos/13911953342... Over the last several days the New Braunfels Police Department has been investigating an incident reported by a woman who believed an attempted kidnapping had happened in...
Photo: Shutterstock Officials are appealing a judge's ruling that found the Houston-area's bail system unconstitutional for individuals arrested for lesser offenses. The decision to continue the legal fight was made despite pleas from several local religious leaders who had...