Trump Lets States Block Some Planned Parenthood MoneyFurther chipping away at his predecessor's legacy, President Donald Trump signed legislation Thursday that lets states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers.
Texas Mulls Asking Drivers To Help It Clear Rape BacklogTexas is considering asking drivers to help it clear its huge backlog of untested rape kits, a novel approach that has been well received by cost-conscious Republican lawmakers and one that other states might consider.
Erasing The Gender Pay Gap; One Ask At A TimeEconomists say on average, for every dollar that men earn, women earn roughly $.79 -- and the gap is even wider for women of color.
Survey: 15 Percent Of Women On UT Campus Report Being RapedA survey of University of Texas undergraduates reports that 15 percent of women reported being raped on the flagship Austin campus.
Social Media: Think Twice Before Posting Pics Of Your Kids“It’s been 106 days since she’s been gone,” said Felita Verdell.
Federal Judge Again Blocks Texas Fetal Remains RulesA federal judge has again blocked Texas rules mandating burial or cremation of fetal remains, in a victory for abortion-rights groups.
Texas H.S. Coaches 'Starting the Conversation' About Sexual AssaultTexas high school coaches are teaming up with the Dallas Cowboys, the Houston Texans and the Houston Rockets to start a high profile program to raise awareness about sexual assault.
Rule Requiring Burial Of Fetal Remains Takes Effect In 3 WeeksIn Texas, despite the recent rebuff by the Supreme Court, new restrictions are in the offing. One new rule — requiring the cremation or burial of fetal remains — is scheduled to take effect in three weeks.
Dallas Man Sentenced For Promoting Prostitution At HotelsMecose Mendale Shorter, 32, was sentenced Monday to five years in federal prison for engaging in an enterprise that promoted prostitution at various hotels in Dallas.
Kidnapper, Rapist Who Planned To Sell Victim Gets 17 YearsA man who kidnapped, beat and raped a woman at gunpoint repeatedly is now behind bars.
Police Need Public's Help Identifying Sexual Assault SuspectThe Dallas Police Department is investigating an assault that happened last week, and are now asking for the public's help in locating the man responsible.
Jogger's Rape, Murder Spurs 'Booby Trap' Bra InterestThe brutal murder of a jogger in New York City has led a number of women from there to contact a Texas company for protection.