After two decades on death row, a Mexican national at the center of an international dispute is scheduled to be put to death by lethal injection Wednesday night in Texas unless an 11th hour appeal is successful.
In the wake of a mass shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas in which at least 20 are feared dead, President Doanld Trump and other lawmakers reacted on social media.
Suddenly removed or unwanted Confederate statues and monuments might find a new home in the Woodlands, Texas, after a town leader offered to accept them.
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito temporarily has blocked a lower court’s order that Texas redraw some of its congressional districts that were struck down with a racially discriminatory animus.
Texas’ congressional maps are still flawed by racial gerrymandering and must be partially redrawn before the 2018 elections, a three-judge federal panel ruled Tuesday.
The Texas House passed this week a GOP-backed bill which requires women to pay for a separate health insurance supplement for non-emergent abortions.
For the past two years, the Young Americans for Freedom chapter at Southern Methodist University displayed nearly 3,000 American flags on a prominent university lawn to remember those killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is drawing criticism for cracking a joke about reporters at a gun range.
Former Texas Rep. Steve Stockman, who invited rocker Ted Nugent to President Barack Obama’s 2013 State of the Union address, is accused of spending money meant for charity on himself and contributions to his campaign.
The Texas Senate has passed a North Carolina-style “bathroom bill” that targets transgender people, but the proposal still faces big obstacles from becoming law.