Thousands In Houston Line Up For Food Benefit After HarveyThousands of Houston-area residents still recovering from financial hardships caused by flooding from Harvey nearly six weeks ago lined up outside the city's convention center on Friday to meet the application deadline for state disaster food relief benefits.
Texas Sued Again Over Abortion Year After Supreme Court LossPlanned Parenthood is suing Texas over a new ban on a common abortion procedure that other Republican-controlled states have also tried outlawing in recent years.
Dallas Among Cities Challenging Texas Sanctuary Cities Law In CourtOpponents want a federal judge to block the Texas law banning sanctuary cities, also known as Senate Bill 4, from going into effect September 1.
It's Easier To Get An AR-15 Rifle Than A Handgun In TexasThe owner of a Fort Worth gun store says the AR-15 is perfect for competitive shooting and target practice. The gun carries a lot of ammunition.
1853 Texas Map Found In Box Of Sheet Music Up For AuctionA rare early map of Texas and another historical document discovered in a box of sheet music purchased for $10 at an estate auction in the 1980s could sell for as much as $7,000 at auction this weekend.
Poll Has Texas In Top 10 Of Places Where People Want to Live A new Harris Poll asked Americans where – excluding their current state – they would most like to live and the Lone Star State came in at No. 6!
Planned Parenthood Vows To Fight After Texas Cuts-Off Medicaid FundingThe state's action is being celebrated by those in pro-life groups.
Texas Comptroller: Plunging Oil Prices 'Dampened' Budget OutlookThe first legislative session under Republican Gov.-elect Greg Abbott will begin with lawmakers having a so-called budget surplus of $7.5 billion.
Rare 1849 State Of Texas Map To Be Auctioned In DallasAn Alabama man found out something he viewed as a toy and played with, as a kid is actually a valuable piece of Texas history. Now he will find out just how valuable the item is, at an offering by Dallas-based Heritage Auctions this Saturday.
156 Children Died Of Abuse In Texas In Fiscal 2013 The number of child deaths in Texas from abuse or neglect dropped significantly in the past fiscal year to the lowest level since 2000, according to a state report.
Millions In Reimbursements For 2011 Wildfire CostsBy December of 2011 the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) had declared wildfire disaster declarations in more than 150 Texas counties. Today the agency refunded some of the money spent to fight those fires.
Judge: Texas School Finance Is UnconstitutionalA district court judge has ruled that the tax system Texas uses to finance public schools is unconstitutional.