Texas Mulls Curriculum That Cuts Helen Keller, Keeps MosesThough teaching board-approved lessons isn't mandatory, its sanctioned curriculum can affect what's published in textbooks.
1st Texas Child To Access Medical Marijuana Inspired By Rockwall GirlState Representative Stephanie Klick, from North Richland Hills, is widely credited with pushing through the current law, but she said she wasn’t always in favor of medical marijuana. 
Dallas Church Seeking Reimbursement For Hurricane Harvey CostsHodge says his church is now running low on money, after spending more than $60,000 on food and supplies for 17 people during September and October.
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1853 Texas Map Found In Box Of Sheet Music Up For AuctionA rare early map of Texas and another historical document discovered in a box of sheet music purchased for $10 at an estate auction in the 1980s could sell for as much as $7,000 at auction this weekend.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.