DeVos Rules Would Cut Estimated $13B In Student Loan Relief Students who are defrauded by their schools would have a harder time getting their federal loans erased under new rules proposed by the Trump administration Wednesday.
Trump To Rescind Obama-Era Guidance On Affirmative ActionThe Trump administration is moving to rescind Obama-era guidance that encouraged schools to take a person's race into account to encourage diversity in admissions, a U.S. official said Tuesday.
First Lady Visits Migrant Children At Texas Detention CenterMelania Trump is visiting two Texas facilities housing some of the more than 2,300 migrant children sent by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.
Texas Court Rejects Appeal By Woman Who Sent Ricin To ObamaA federal judge in East Texas has declined to reduce the 18-year prison sentence imposed on a woman for sending ricin-laced letters to former President Barack Obama and others.
Jefferson Davis Park Next On Confederacy-Connected Names Chopping BlockA Fort Worth park named after one-time president of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, may soon receive a name change.
Trump Lets States Block Some Planned Parenthood MoneyFurther chipping away at his predecessor's legacy, President Donald Trump signed legislation Thursday that lets states deny federal family planning money to Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers.
Caitlyn Jenner Calls Trump Transgender Decision 'A Disaster'Caitlyn Jenner is taking President Donald Trump to task for his administration's reversal of a directive on transgender access to public school bathrooms.
US Halts Some Saudi Arms Sales To Over Yemen Deaths ConcernsThe Obama administration is terminating some sales of military arms to Saudi Arabia over concerns about the killing of civilians in Yemen by a Saudi-led coalition.
Fashion Designer Says She Won't Ever Dress Melania TrumpFrench fashion designer Sophie Theallet pledged never to create clothing for incoming first lady Melania Trump in an open letter posted to her Twitter account Thursday night.
President Obama Meets With National Security Team On Islamic StatePresident Barack Obama is meeting with his National Security Council for an update on the U.S.-led campaign against the Islamic State group.
Twitterverse Debates Gov. Abbott's Tweet On Obama’s Trans Bathroom OrderA tweet sent Tuesday by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) comparing the Obama administration's transgender bathroom accommodations to the moon landing under former President John F. Kennedy left many users shaking their heads.
Obama Administration Wants Syrian Refugees Allowed In TexasThe Obama administration is telling a federal judge that officials in Texas haven't shown that there's any threat posed by Syrian refugees who are attempting to resettle in the state.