Heritage Or Hate? Debate Over Confederate Statues Heats Up In DallasThe debate about Confederate statues and monuments in Dallas spilled out in the form of a rally Thursday night downtown at Pioneer Park.
A-bomb Anniversary In Nagasaki Amid US-North Korea TensionAmid growing tension between Washington and North Korea, the mayor of Nagasaki said Wednesday that the fear of another nuclear bomb attack is growing.
Constable Fed-Up With Student Bullies Posts Tough WarningKaufman County Precinct Two Constable Jason Johnson says he's had it after hearing reports of student bullying. "Yeah, I'm fed up."
Official: Russia Knew In Advance Of Syrian Chemical AttackA senior U.S. official says the United States has concluded that Russia knew in advance of Syria's chemical weapons attack last week.
UN Chief "Deeply Disturbed" But Can't Verify Syria AttackThe United Nations says it isn't in a position to independently verify reports of a chemical attack in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province but Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is "deeply disturbed" at the incident.
Wednesday's Warriors Honors National Vietnam War Veterans DayToday is National Vietnam War Veterans Day, an opportunity for all of us, to pause a moment, and think about those who gave so much.
US Declines To Join Letter Criticizing China On Human RightsThe United States has declined to join other countries in criticizing China over allegations of torture against human rights lawyers.
Official: Couple Hundred US Marines Enter SyriaA senior U.S. official says a couple hundred Marines have deployed into Syria with heavy artillery guns, as part of the ongoing preparation for the fight to oust the Islamic State group from its self-declared headquarters of Raqqa.
Wall Debate Continues To Build Along Texas-Mexico BorderThe Rio Grande Valley region of the Texas-Mexico border is one of the most illegally crossed sections in the United States.
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.
UN Chief Says Populism Has Triggered A Rise In IntoleranceSecretary-General Antonio Guterres says the rise of populism has triggered an increase in anti-Semitism, racism, xenophobia, anti-Muslim hatred and other forms of intolerance.
Sen. Cruz Moves To Protect State Governors’ Right To Reject RefugeesThe two page bill would give Governors the right to reject the settlement of refugees from any nation in their state, at their sole discretion.