Some In GOP Open To Banning Gun Accessory Used In Vegas Shooting Senior congressional Republicans say they are open to considering legislation banning "bump stocks" like the shooter in Las Vegas apparently used to make semi-automatic rifles perform more like fully automatic weapons.
Texas Asks Court To Allow Its Ban On 'Sanctuary Cities' Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect.
Texting-While-Driving Ban Now In Effect Across TexasIt's now illegal to text on a mobile phone while driving a vehicle in the state of Texas.
National Parks Service Ends Ban On Disposable Water BottlesThe federal government says it's eliminating a policy that let national parks like the Grand Canyon ban the sale of bottled water.
Texas Senate Passes Ban On Local Tree OrdinancesWednesday's 17-14 final approval sends the bill to the state House.
Doctors Worry As Texas Lawmakers OK Vaccine RestrictionsThe bill passed Friday in the Texas House comes as more families statewide are not vaccinating their children.
Texas Legislature Mulls Bill Again Banning Guns At Psychiatric HospitalA bill that would again allow state psychiatric hospitals to ban handguns on their premises has begun making its way through the Texas Legislature.
Arlington Councilwoman Wants Smoking Banned In All City ParksIt could soon be illegal to smoke in all Arlington city parks if one Councilwoman has her way.
Trump Denounces Terror Attack, Vows Tough Immigration PlanPresident-elect Donald Trump is renewing his vow to stop radical terror groups and appeared to suggest a willingness to move ahead with his campaign pledge to temporarily ban Muslim immigrants from coming to the United States.
MLB Rookie Hazing Rules Ban Dressing As WomenThat baseball hazing ritual of dressing up rookies as Wonder Woman, Hooters Girls and Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders is now banned.
Denton Council Passes Hand Held Device Ban For DriversNext year, drivers in Denton will no longer be able to hold their phone while driving, even for using GPS.
Trump's Election Leaves Some American Muslims Reeling And ScaredAmerican Muslims are reeling following the election of Trump, whose campaign was rife with anti-Muslim rhetoric and proposals that included banning Muslims from entering the country and heightened surveillance of mosques across the nation.

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