Under New Law, Military Kids Get Sex Assault ProtectionsThe Defense Department must improve the way it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at military bases in the U.S. and abroad.
Clock Ticks Toward Reuniting Families Separated At BorderAuthorities have identified 2,551 children 5 and older who may be covered by the order to be reunited with their parents by Thursday.
Willie Nelson To Trump: 'Let's Go Down To A Border Detention Center'Country music icon Willie Nelson has extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the detention centers at the U.S.-Mexico border to better understand what's happening there.
Judge Says Texas Isn't Complying With Voter Registration LawA judge has ruled that Texas isn't complying with a decades-old voter registration law and wants a quick fix.
New Law Helps Texas Drivers Chip Away At State's Rape Kit Testing BacklogDriver's license applications will soon ask Texans whether they'd like to donate $1 or more for sexual assault kit testing.
Appeals Court Argument Set For Texas 'Sanctuary Cities' LawA federal appeals court in New Orleans is set to hear arguments over a Texas law cracking down on sanctuary cities.
Elliott's Attorneys Trying To Put Hold On 6-Game SuspensionAttorneys for Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York, as they try to once again stop the running back's suspension.
Supreme Court Opens Term With New Trump Nominee In PlaceThe justices will hear important cases that touch on gay rights and religious freedoms, the polarized American electorate, the government's ability to track people without search warrants, employees' rights to band together over workplace disputes and states' rights to allow betting on professional and college sporting events.
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.
Lawyers: Trump Administration May Back Texas Immigration LawAttorneys trying to halt a Texas law that would crackdown on "sanctuary cities" say the U.S. Justice Department has asked to weigh in on the case.
Texas May Scrap Law Mandating Jail For Selling Unmarked CDsTexas lawmakers are moving to finally abolish a provision allowing people to face jail time for selling unlabeled CDs.
What To Know As Texas Nears Passing 'Sanctuary City' LawWhat to know about a Texas bill targeting so-called 'sanctuary cities' that is heading to the desk of Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who has pledged to sign the measure that immigrant-rights activists say will lead to profiling and discrimination.
Tough Court On Immigration Serves As Model For Trump PlansA tough approach is the model President Donald Trump hopes to replicate as part of his sweeping plans to stop illegal immigration, the cornerstone of his campaign. He wants to prosecute many more people caught crossing the border illegally.
President Trump To Sign New Travel Order On WednesdayPresident Donald Trump is expected to sign a new refugee and immigration executive order on Wednesday, one day after addressing lawmakers at a joint session of Congress.
Bathroom Bill Draws Opposition From Dallas Business LeadersTexas took center stage in the debate over bathroom privacy Thursday afternoon. Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced a bill to limit transgender women from using public women's restrooms.