Redistricting, Transgender Athletes & COVID Mandates On Agenda Of Texas' 3rd Special SessionThe Texas Legislature is back in Austin for its third special session of the year. Both houses gaveled in at 10:00 a.m.
Homeland Security Chief At Texas-Mexico Border As Thousands Of Migrants Crowd In Makeshift CampHomeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas is in Texas. The Secretary is reportedly receiving an 'operational briefing' on steps being taken to address the situation in Del Rio.
1 Texas Police Officer Dead, Another Hospitalized After Being Shot While Executing Narcotics Arrest WarrantHouston Mayor Sylvester Turner has confirmed that one of two police officers shot while serving a narcotics arrest warrant Monday morning has died.
Governor Greg Abbott Requests Federal Emergency Declaration For Texas In Response To Border CrisisTexas Governor Greg Abbott has sent a letter to President Joe Biden requesting an emergency declaration for the state as a result of the escalating crisis at the Texas-Mexico border.
Drugmaker Pfizer Says Their COVID-19 Vaccine Is 'Safe And Effective' In Kids Ages 5 To 11On September 20 Pfizer announced that its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon.
Haitian Migrants On Texas Border With Mexico Undeterred Plans To Expel ThemStill reeling from a major earthquake in August and the assassination of their President in July, Haitian migrants in Texas say they will not be deterred by plans to send them back to their home country.
Amber Alert Issued For 12-Year-Old Girl Out Of Converse, TexasThe child, Alheirie Michelle Rodriguez Pomales, was last seen on Tuesday around 9:00 a.m. wearing a black pullover shirt, black pants, and carrying a pink and gray backpack.
US To Deport 'Massive' Number Of Haitian Migrants From Texas Border TownPlans have yet to be finalized, but officials are considering five to eight flights a day.
Texas Amber Alert Ended After 6-Year-Old Amari Baylor Found SafeAn Amber Alert has been canceled after a 6-year-old boy missing from an area just south of Houston was found safe.
Cancer Worries Lead To Recall Of 'All Lots' Of Anti-Smoking Drug ChantixPfizer is recalling all lots of its popular anti-smoking drug Chantix, because of possible high levels of a cancer-causing agent.
Thousands Of Haitian Migrants Crowd Under Bridge To Wait In Texas Town On Mexican BorderThousands of mostly Haitian migrants have crowded under a bridge in the small Texas border town of Del Rio, as a huge migration surge across the Rio Grande continues.
Texas Doctor Says He's Still Being Punished For Trying To Save Lives During COVID-19Dr. Hasan Gokal was fired from his job and charged with a crime, after giving out COVID vaccine doses that were on the brink of expiration.
38-Year-Old Texas Man Linked To 'Boogaloo' Movement Convicted Of Attempted MurderOfficials say he was a part of the “boogaloo” movement and livestreamed threats to kill police, now a Texas man has been convicted of attempted murder of a peace officer.
Shootout With Mexican Soldiers, Police Leave 9 Suspects Dead Near US BorderShootouts with Mexican soldiers and police near the U.S. border left 9 suspected gunmen dead.
Another Texas Death Row Inmate Sees Execution Delayed After Claiming Violation Of Religious FreedomRuben Gutierrez was set to be executed on Oct. 27 for fatally stabbing an 85-year-old Brownsville woman in 1998.