Texas Attorney General Announces For­ma­tion Of 2021 Elec­tion Integri­ty UnitOn October 18 Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced the formation of a 2021 Texas Election Integrity Unit.
George W. Bush Calls Colin Powell A 'Great Public Servant' Who Was 'Respected At Home And Abroad'In Texas, former President George W. Bush is remembering the first Black U.S. secretary of state, Colin Powell, who died from complications from COVID-19.
Texas Being Eyed As Toyota Prepares To Build $1.29B Electric Battery PlantToyota is preparing to build a new $1.29 billion factory to manufacture batteries for gas-electric hybrid and fully electric vehicles and some believe Texas is in the running for the campus.
Search Continues For Person Who Killed Texas Deputy Kareem Atkins, Wounded 2 Other LawmenThe search continues for the person who opened fire outside a Houston bar on October 16, ambushing and shooting three lawmen -- one of which died from his injuries.
Early Voting For The November Election In Texas Is UnderwayEarly voting begins today for the November election. Texans will decide on several local races, as well as city and school bond issues.
Robert E. Lee Statue Removed From Dallas Park Now On Display At West Texas ResortA statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee that the city of Dallas removed and later sold at auction is now on display at a golf resort nearly 600 miles southwest of the city, near the Mexican border.
AMC Theatres To Offer Open Caption Showtimes In More Than 100 U.S. MarketsOpen captioning will now be available during select showtimes at 240 AMC theatres in more than 100 U.S. markets.
Republicans In Texas Advance New Congressional Map That Would Tighten Their Slipping GripDuring the evening hours on October 16 Texas Republicans closed in on redrawn U.S. House maps that would shore up their eroding dominance as demographics increasingly change in the state’s booming suburbs.
Justice Department Will Ask US Supreme Court To Block Texas Abortion LawOn October 15 the Biden administration said it will turn next to the U.S. Supreme Court in another attempt to halt a Texas law that has banned most abortions since September.
Bodies Of 5-Year-Old, Adult Woman Recovered After Texas Flood Sweeps Vehicles AwayThe bodies of a woman and a 5-year-old girl were found after a flash flood from the remnants of Hurricane Pamela swept their vehicles from a road in Texas.
Department Of The Treasury Defends IRS Plan To Track Most Bank AccountsThe Department of the Treasury is defending its proposal to track banking information for nearly all Americans.
'Remain In Mexico' Policy To Be Reinstated By The US In NovemberBeginning in November the Biden administration said it plans to reinstate a Trump-era border policy to make asylum-seekers wait in Mexico for hearings in U.S. immigration court.
Appeals Court Again Lets Texas Abortion Law Remain In EffectThe 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has now allowed the law to proceed three times since August.
18 GOP-Led States Throw Support Behind Texas Abortion LawOther states that came to Texas' defense accused the Biden administration of overstepping by bringing the challenge, while mostly steering clear of the broader arguments about whether the law itself is constitutional.
Website That Included LGBTQ Resources Disabled After Texas Governor's Primary Challenger Criticized ItTexas CPS disabled a website with resources for LGBTQ youth after Gov. Greg Abbott's Republican primary challenger, Don Huffines, criticized its content on social media.