When It Comes To Fostering Children, Texas Archdiocese Challenges LGBT Anti-Discrimination RightsA Texas archdiocese wants to become a foster care provider, but only if it can be exempt from adhering to federal safeguards against anti-LGBT discrimination.
Federal Judge To Fine Texas $50K Per Day In Foster Care Case; Says State Has 'Lied To Me At Almost Every Level'The fines will start being handed down on Friday and double later this month until court-appointed monitors confirm compliance.
National Adoption Day Sparks 3-Year-Old's Forever FamilyA three-year-old and her mother made their adoption official Saturday on National Adoption Day, a day meant to raise awareness for children in foster care waiting for forever families. 
5th Circuit Offers Mixed Ruling In Texas Foster Care CaseA federal appeals court has struck down dozens of measures ordered by a judge to improve Texas' foster care system.
Migrant Kids Could End Up In Already Strained Foster SystemFoster care advocates say the government won't likely be able to reunite thousands of children separated from parents who crossed the border illegally.
Report: Texas Foster Care Girls More Likely To Get PregnantAn advocacy group says teens in Texas foster care are five times more likely to become pregnant than other girls statewide.
Judge Orders Sweeping Changes To Texas Foster Care SystemU.S. District Judge Janis Graham Jack told the state the overhaul must include improvements in record keeping, caseworker visits and where children are placed.
Advocacy Groups Look At Overhaul Of State Foster Care ProgramThe latest overhaul of the broken Texas foster care system is getting guarded endorsement from child advocacy groups in the state.
Governor Signs Sweeping Child Welfare Overhaul Into LawGovernor Greg Abbott has signed a trio of new laws meant to improve Texas' troubled foster care system.
Federal Audit Finds More Lapses In Texas Foster Care SystemA federal audit released Tuesday heaped more criticism onto Texas' troubled child welfare system and warned of foster kids potentially put in jeopardy over missed deadlines during abuse and neglect investigations.
Driver Fired After Girl In Foster Care Left At Wrong HomePolice say a driver for a child welfare agency in Tampa, Florida, has been fired after dropping off a 4-year-old girl who was in foster care at the wrong home.