Pumping an extra $3.4 billion into Texas public schools didn’t convince a judge that the state is adequately funding classrooms. But how much more money it will take — and how those funds should be divvied up — isn’t likely to get sorted anytime soon.
Police have asked for the public’s help to locate the person who donated a human skull to an Austin thrift store, although foul play is not suspected in the death.
The ongoing dispute over how Texas finances public education is about to reach a milestone. An order of more than 400 pages is expected to be filed in the case on Thursday.
Forget the traditional 6-, 12-, or 18-pack of beer. An Austin beer company has its sights set on something much bigger.
An Austin Democrat says Texas Gov. Rick Perry called her last year to see if she would consider replacing the Travis County district attorney after a drunken-driving arrest.
Navy Adm. William McRaven is the next chancellor of the UT System. McRaven made his first public appearance in Austin since he was first rumored as a candidate.
Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said that any future legal bills which he incurs fighting two felony indictments will be paid for with campaign funds, not taxpayer dollars.
Governor Rick Perry was booked-in and fingerprinted just like every other defendant charged with a felony.
Friends of indicted Texas Governor Rick Perry are expected to rally outside the Austin Courthouse as he turns himself in for booking this afternoon.
The University of Texas at Austin announced Tuesday that it has exceeded its $3 billion fundraising goal with a $50 million gift from the Livestrong Foundation.
The Texas Railroad Commission has unanimously elected Commissioner Christi Craddick as chairwoman.
Texas coach Charlie Strong has already dismissed and suspended players, and moved his team and coaches into a dorm to live together during training camp.