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A federal court has sided with Texas and industry groups suing to block Environmental Protection Agency regulations meant to reduce haze in wilderness areas. Texas sought a stay against "regional haze" rules in February, after the EPA rejected as inadequate Texas and Oklahoma's...
A man witnesses called a regional leader of the violent Zeta drug cartel in the border city of Piedras Negras, Mexico, has been convicted of 10 drug-related counts by a federal jury in San Antonio. The jury returned the verdict Tuesday against Marciano "Chano" Millan Vasquez. He...
A Texas official overseeing an historic $800 million border security spending plan says nowhere along the state's 1,200-mile border with Mexico is secure nearly a year after the money was approved. Texas leaders have faced criticism in recent years for vaguely defining what...
On Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at approximately 5:15 a.m., the Marble Falls Police Department received a 911 call of an automobile/pedestrian accident in the 3100 block of North U.S. Hwy 281. Elements of the Marble Falls Police Department, Marble Falls Fire Rescue and Marble Falls...
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is joining a growing number of state lawmakers wanting to make attacks against police officers a hate crime. Abbott said Monday he will ask the Texas Legislature to pass a bill next year that adds police officers to the list of protected classes under the...
Activists and educators say a Mexican-American studies textbook proposed for use across Texas is biased and poorly researched. They argued Monday that its contents are especially offensive in a state where 52 percent of public school students are Hispanic. Democrats, who are...
Two attorneys defending bikers charged in last year's shooting outside a Waco restaurant that left nine dead say the local district attorney should be removed from the case. KWTX-TV in Waco reported Monday that the attorneys allege McLennan County District Attorney Abel Reyna...
Controversial new Obamacare rules come out which will force some doctors and hospitals to perform sex changes and abortions despite violating their religious beliefs. Texas Values President Jonathan Saenz says the Health and Human Services Department has implemented the new...
FROM the Texas Association of Business: AUSTIN, TX — The Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has stayed the implementation of the EPA’s proposed “regional haze” regulations. That is good news for Texas businesses and consumers alike. The U.S. Chamber and the Texas Association of...