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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...
AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Christopher Soloya Jr., 30, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Soloya, who is a Tango Blast Houstone gang...
AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced an effort to strengthen penalties for crimes committed against law enforcement officers – the Police Protection Act. “At a time when law enforcement officers increasingly come under assault simply because of the job they hold, Texas...
Governor Greg Abbott announces an effort to strengthen penalties for crimes committed against law enforcement officers – the Police Protection Act. “At a time when law enforcement officers increasingly come under assault simply because of the job they hold, Texas must send a...
The number of deaths during the course of an arrest has risen in Texas during the last decade. The Dallas Morning News reports that the number of deaths has risen from around 60 in 2005 to more than 120 last year. The figures include officer-involved shootings, drug overdoses...
Police say a South Texas man has been arrested after making a threat on Facebook against people playing "Pokemon Go." Harlingen police say Nathan Cerda warned that he and his friends were going to "purge" people taking part in "Pokemon Go" events this weekend in the Rio Grande...