Supreme Court Torn Over Texas Affirmative Action ProgramTorn as ever over race, the Supreme Court on Wednesday weighed whether it's time to end the use of race in college admissions nationwide or at least at the University of Texas.
Supreme Court Hears Texas Affirmative Action ChallengeAbigail Fisher has been out of college since 2012, but the justices' renewed interest in her case is a sign that the court's conservative majority is poised to cut back, or even end, affirmative action in higher education.
Report Finds Racial Bias In Traffic Stops By Texas TroopersAn analysis of reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety says black drivers are consistently searched by troopers at a higher rate than white drivers.
Report: Texas Troopers Misidentify Hispanic Drivers As White A broadcast report says Texas state troopers habitually misidentify the race of Hispanics as white in traffic records, calling into question the accuracy of state data used to monitor racial profiling.
Komen Walkers Filled Dallas Streets To Raise FundsThe 33rd Komen Dallas Race for the Cure raised money for breast cancer services and research.
Kung Fu Saloon Pays Fine, Apologizes After Accusation Of Excluding BlacksA Dallas bar accused of turning away black customers has agreed to pay a small fine and apologize over enforcement of its dress code.
Last Day On The Campaign Trail For Abbott, DavisBefore the polls close at 7 p.m., the two candidates for the top political office in Texas reminded people to get out the vote.
NASCAR Fans Race To The Race At Texas Motor SpeedwayThe NASCAR events at Texas Motor Speedway create tremendous traffic congestion as 180,000 fans flock to the races. But some have invested a lot of time winning the race to the race.
Fort Worth Police Chief Receives Vote Of ConfidenceFort Worth City Council members met Tuesday to discuss the future of Police Chief Jeff Halstead and ended up giving him a vote of confidence.
Court Says UT Can Use Race In AdmissionsA federal appeals court panel ruled that the University of Texas can continue using race as a factor in undergraduate admissions as a way of promoting diversity on campus.
Cuban's Truths On Race, Prejudice, Fear And ChangeIn America, these are not conversational comfort zones. So in a sense, Mark Cuban’s honesty about what we should all easily agree is an ingrained prejudice that is an unfortunate part of the human condition required a certain sort of ballsiness.
Patrons Accuse Uptown Dallas Bar Of DiscriminationHundreds silently surrounded an uptown Dallas bar Wednesday night. The group says Kung Fu Saloon has discriminatory practices. Now, they and former employees have joined together and are calling for city leaders to do something about it.