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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two Republican presidential hopefuls are reiterating their support for Israel before a group of Jewish Republicans. Texans Ted Cruz and Rick Perry on Saturday appeared at a meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition in Las Vegas. The organization's gatherings at...
More than 200 people gathered to offer prayers and support for Blue Bell Creameries as the more than a century-old company works to resume operations after a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream prompted the company to recall all of its products. Residents,...
A Texas trade delegation is arriving in Cuba with hopes of building a front-of-the-line trade position for renewed trade with the Caribbean nation long isolated by a U.S. trade embargo. The Dallas Morning News ( http://bit.ly/1IX4MDi ) reports the delegation landing in Havana...
A state district judge says she'll appeal a judicial admonition over her Facebook posts about trials before her court. Part of the discipline the State Commission on Judicial Conduct meted out to Judge Michelle Slaughter is that she attend classes on the proper use of social...
In Texas, 15 Fortune 500 companies and some of the most well-known companies in Austin have united for LGBT equality under a new organization called Texas Competes. Ultimately, Texas Competes organizers believe equality pays off for the economy, and nearly 200 companies around...
A mother and her two sons injured in a deadly crash on U.S. 183 and Saratoga Springs Road are still recovering in the hospital as their family copes with the loss of two other siblings. Read More: http://kxan.com/2015/04/24/family-heartbroken-after-siblings-killed-by-suspected-...
Texas could put red light cameras in the rearview mirror under a bill that has cleared the Texas Senate. Republican Sen. Bob Hall said Wednesday that red light cameras "have failed miserably" before his bill was sent over to the House. Dozens of Texas cities have contracted...
Texas lawmakers are closer to putting experimental drugs within the reach of terminally ill patients. The Republican-controlled House on Tuesday preliminarily passed "Right to Try" legislation that would give patients access to drugs awaiting approval by the U.S. Food and Drug...
Texas lawmakers could let thousands of Texas high school students graduate this year even if they fail some of the standardized tests normally required for a diploma. The House on Tuesday moved the proposal closer to the desk of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. The Senate has...