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Attorneys for the family of a black man who was shot and killed by a white Dallas police officer who says she mistook his apartment for hers are criticizing an affidavit that gives a narrative of what happened. The lawyers said the arrest affidavit released Monday contradicts...
The State Board of Education considers more changes in curriculum standards this week, and the Texas Freedom Network's Dan Quinn said his group will be there to protest current standards he says are filled with inaccuracies. He said the issue that has grabbed the most attention...
The committee of the elected state board of education said 'hero' is a 'value charged word.' the committee also recommends removing study of the travis 'victory or death' letter from Texas history curriculum. Not surprisingly, this is not going over well. Governor Abbott and...
The State of Texas makes its case that the Affordable Care Act is now unconstitutional. In a court hearing, the Attorney General's office argued that the only thing that made the ACA constitutional was the penalty for not having health insurance, that was done away with. But the...
(Credit: Shutterstock) A federal judge in Texas has again blocked the state from requiring abortion clinics to bury or cremate fetal remains. The ruling Wednesday is another court defeat for Texas over an anti-abortion law signed by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott last year. Judges...
The man who stole a Make America Great Again hat and threw a cup of soda at a teenager in a Whataburger in San Antonio has been indicted. Kino Jimenez faces a theft of a person trial in October for verbally attacking and throwing a drink in the face of 16-year-old Hunter Richard...
Texas teachers are fighting back against the State Education Commissioner for practices they believe hurt traditional public schools in favor of charters. A lawsuit filed by two of the largest teacher’s unions in Texas contends TEA Commissioner Mike Morath has violated state...
(Credit: Texas A&M University) Texas A&M University says it is imposing clearer and tougher sanctions on students found responsible for sexual assault after women came forward this summer to criticize the school's handling of their cases. The chances announced Monday by...
(Credit: Associated Press) A judge has denied bond for the mother of a Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck. Tonya Couch will now await her trial on money laundering and hindering apprehension charges in the Tarrant County Jail. Her...