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When rape victims come into D’An Anders’ office, they are traumatized and emotional. After enduring a devastating assault, they have also spent hours being prodded and swabbed in a hospital emergency room, providing evidence that they hope will help track down their attacker...
For nearly two years, a North Texas woman has kept a secret from her family. She was forced to reveal it a week before Christmas. The drama she has been living has coming to a frightening end, one that could tear her away from her loved ones. Olga Zanella is set to be deported...
It's game, set, rematch for Republican and Democratic lawmakers as the contentious debate over voter ID legislation moves to the Texas House after the bill's passage in the Senate on a party line vote. Even while Senate Republicans were celebrating the Wednesday night political...
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The two top executives at the Texas Department of Transportation are stepping down less than a month after a scathing report was released calling for sweeping leadership changes in the often-criticized agency. Executive Director Amadeo Saenz and Deputy Executive Director Steve...
Police say a suspicious package delivered to Sen. John Cornyn's suburban Dallas office triggered an evacuation of the top two floors of the large building where the office is located. The package was delivered Wednesday morning to Cornyn's 11th floor office in Farmers Branch...
Texas must overhaul current laws on Medicaid and public schools to slash spending on health and education and avoid broad tax increases, the Senate’s chief budget writer said Wednesday. The state also must cut certain medical services now enjoyed by poor adults and hope for help...
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While the Texas Senate put voter identification legislation on a fast track Monday, the House overwhelmingly rejected an effort to bypass the normal committee process so a bill could be approved without public testimony. Keying off Gov. Rick Perry 's declaration of the issue as...