Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His PresidencyThe United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.
Nation's Largest Family Lockup To Open In South TexasThe Obama administration on Monday unveiled a former oil field workers' camp in rural South Texas that's being converted into the nation's largest family immigration detention center.
Hardliners Push Opposing Obama Immigration ActionsIn a defiant challenge to GOP leaders, immigration hardliners in Congress announced Wednesday they will oppose upcoming legislation to keep the government open.
North Texans Speak Out About Illegal Immigration IssuePatricia Moore and her family came from Colombia and waited 15 years to become U.S. citizens.
Prayers Answered By Nurse Nina Pham's Return To TexasThe elation of Dallas health care worker Nina Pham's loved ones reached new heights after she was declared Ebola free.
Democrat Wendy Davis Says She Would Welcome Obama VisitDemocrat Wendy Davis says she would welcome President Barack Obama campaigning for her in Texas in the final days of her underdog bid for governor.
STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational PriorityInnovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.
In Deep South Texas, A Daily Tide Of Poor MigrantsThe influx of migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border has grown so large that it now requires its own transportation system: government buses that spend each night idling on a Texas roadside, awaiting the latest arrivals.
Legal, Political Hurdles In Child Migrant CrisisThe legal, humanitarian and political constraints facing the Obama administration as it copes with thousands of Central American children entering the country illegally has come into sharp focus.
Governor Perry Testifies On Child Immigration Crisis Gov. Rick Perry has testified at a U.S. House Homeland Security Committee hearing in South Texas that in addition to the humanitarian crisis created by a flood of unaccompanied child immigrants, there is a crisis involving border security.
White House Hits Back Against Governor Perry On Border CrisisThe White House says the Obama administration will continue to "rigorously" enforce the law when it comes to addressing the flood of unaccompanied child immigrants at the southern border.
New Bill Would Limit Student Loan Payments The average amount students from Texas owe is $24,000. But it’s small compared to some states.