Dallas Mayor: Confederate Statues 'Monuments Of Propaganda'Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings called for the formation of a task force to determine the fate of Confederate statues sitting in Dallas public parks.
Goodell: Have To Understand Other Side In Anthem ProtestsAsked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, "we also have to understand the other side."
Texas A&M Calls Off Planned White Nationalist Rally Texas A&M University late Monday called off a planned white supremacist rally on its campus next month, citing concerns of a "major security risk" following the demonstrations that turned deadly over the weekend in Virginia.
Texas A&M Abruptly Cancels Planned White Nationalist RallyAn announcement on the House floor by Republican Rep. John Raney said A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp had opted to scuttle the event set for Sept. 11 because of concerns police would be stretched thin providing security.
Bond Denied For Suspect In Virginia Rally DeathA judge has denied bond for an Ohio man accused of plowing his car into a crowd at a white nationalist rally.
Seahawks' Bennett Plans To Continue National Anthem Protest"Of course I'm going to face backlash," Bennett said. "This is bigger than me. This is bigger than football. This is bigger than anything that we have. This is about people. This is about bringing opportunities to people, giving people equality. This is bigger than a sport."
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.
North Dakota Seeking To Recoup Pipeline Protest CostsThe state has applied for nearly $14 million in funding from a Justice Department program.
American Airlines Workers To Picket For New ContractThousands of maintenance and ground workers from American Airlines are expected to picket at DFW International Airport on Wednesday in response to a contract issue.
Texas State Leaders Have Made Changes Over Safety Personal security detail from DPS is made available to legislators if there are specific threats, or when traveling to certain areas in groups.
Protesters Converge On Texas Senator's Dallas OfficeThe non-partisan Congressional Budget Office says the Republican proposal to replace and repeal Obamacare would mean 23 million Americans their health coverage.
Heated Immigration Debate Led To Texas Lawmakers' ScuffleA Hispanic Texas lawmaker who a Republican colleague threatened to shoot "in self-defense" after the Democrat pushed him said Tuesday that the altercation was a boiling point in a session where minority members were powerless to stop conservative legislation they say is discriminatory.