Texas Man Is First Person To Be Charged Under US Bump Stock BanA Texas man is the first person to be charged under a federal ban on bump stocks, devices that allow a semi-automatic firearm to fire rapidly like a machine gun, the Justice Department said Thursday.
United Methodist Church Delegates Defeat Bid To Ease LGBT Bans"It has been very painful and I can’t do anything to erase and remove the pain and the harm that has been done," said Reverend Rachel Bachman of Oaklawn United Methodist Church.
University Park Allowing Motorized Scooters At SMU On Trial BasisThe trial program will last until June. University Park leaders will take a look at compliance then and will make a decision about the future of the scooters then.
Trump Administration Moves To Officially Ban Bump StocksA senior Justice Department official says bump stocks will be banned under the federal law that prohibits machine guns.
Texas Cattle Groups Dispute Over Tick Treatment BanTexas ranchers and several government agencies say a recent decision to ban a tool to treat a deadly tick could put cattle at risk.
New Signs On Katy Trail In Dallas Ban ScootersNew signs were put up Friday that say scooters are no longer welcome on the popular trail.
YouTube Tightens Restrictions On Firearm VideosYouTube is banning videos that provide instructions on how to make a firearm, ammunition, high-capacity magazines, and accessories such as bump stocks and silencers.
Study: Deaths From Window Blinds Show Need For Cord BanChildren's injuries and deaths from window blinds have not stalled despite decades of safety concerns, according to a new U.S. study that recommends a complete ban on blinds with cords.
Some In GOP Open To Banning Gun Accessory Used In Vegas Shooting Senior congressional Republicans say they are open to considering legislation banning "bump stocks" like the shooter in Las Vegas apparently used to make semi-automatic rifles perform more like fully automatic weapons.
Texas Asks Court To Allow Its Ban On 'Sanctuary Cities' Attorneys for Texas are asking a federal appeals court in New Orleans to let the state's law banning "sanctuary cities" take effect.
Texting-While-Driving Ban Now In Effect Across TexasIt's now illegal to text on a mobile phone while driving a vehicle in the state of Texas.
National Parks Service Ends Ban On Disposable Water BottlesThe federal government says it's eliminating a policy that let national parks like the Grand Canyon ban the sale of bottled water.
Texas Senate Passes Ban On Local Tree OrdinancesWednesday's 17-14 final approval sends the bill to the state House.
Doctors Worry As Texas Lawmakers OK Vaccine RestrictionsThe bill passed Friday in the Texas House comes as more families statewide are not vaccinating their children.
Texas Legislature Mulls Bill Again Banning Guns At Psychiatric HospitalA bill that would again allow state psychiatric hospitals to ban handguns on their premises has begun making its way through the Texas Legislature.