A federal appeals court has ruled that charitable bingo operators are allowed to use proceeds from their games to lobby Texas lawmakers on a variety of issues, including gambling.
Attorney General Greg Abbott’s office is arguing that the U.S. Constitution allows Texas to ban same-sex marriage to promote the birth of children in “stable, lasting relationships.”
Republicans have agreed to vote on a slimmed bill to address the immigration crisis by sending in National Guard troops to the border and speeding youths back to Central America.
In less than four weeks 159,000 DISD students are back to school.
A newly elected East Texas mayor has been accused of threatening to ticket and fine a woman $500 daily in a messy yard dispute.
A newly built skate park in Arlington will be temporarily closed while city workers clean up graffiti. City employees discovered the extensive damages on Monday morning.
Texas authorities are working to clear more than a dozen elaborate marijuana fields with more than 44,000 plants that were found growing in the eastern part of the state.
The state’s annual sales tax holiday has been set for August 8-10 as families prepare to send children back to school. The savings add up to about $8 for every $100 spent.
A woman in Cedar Hill was injured early Tuesday morning when, authorities said, her husband repeatedly crashed his vehicle into their home during an argument.
Eager to start the repairs on the $60 million Eagle Stadium, the Allen ISD school board Monday night voted to kick start the work.
Emergency crews responded to a two-alarm fire at a church near Wylie on Tuesday morning. One firefighter was injured during the incident after falling from a ladder.
Law enforcement officials are on the hunt for two suspects after a deadly robbery. It happened Monday night in the Pleasant Grove neighborhood of south Dallas.