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Tropical Storm Harvey strengthened into a hurricane Thursday, where it’s expected to bring potentially devastating flooding to coastal Texas, meteorologists said.
By NICK BROTHERS, HCN Managing Editor |
8/24/17 06:10 PM
Though he tries to avoid restrooms “at all costs,” high school student Jason Foster says they’re sometimes unavoidable at school. Leander Independent School District requires students to …
By ALEXA URA, The Texas Tribune |
7/31/17 06:00 AM
The efforts of U.S. Senate Republicans to repeal former President Obama's 2010 health care law collapsed early Friday morning, thanks to a shocking defection from U.S. Sen. John McCain …
ABBY LIVINGSTON, The Texas Tribune |
7/28/17 06:59 AM
College in Texas will become a little more expensive in 2018.
By MATTHEW WATKINS, The Texas Tribune |
11/24/17 09:00 AM
Gov. Greg Abbott issued a declaration for a special session of the Texas Legislature Monday, formally inviting lawmakers back to Austin to pass “sunset legislation” that will keep several key …
ANDY DUEHREN and SHANNON NAJMABADI, Texas Tribune |
7/10/17 11:14 AM
Not a single bill had been agreed to by the state House and Senate as of July 28, exactly 10 days into the 30-day special session of the Texas Legislature.
By ED STERLING, Texas Press Association |
8/3/17 11:05 AM
A white supremacist rally that turned violent in Charlottesville, Virginia, Aug. 12 spurred several Texas officials to release statements condemning the violence that took place that killed one and …
By NICK BROTHERS, HCN Managing Editor |
8/16/17 06:37 PM
H-E-B has issued a product recall of H-E-B branded Cranberry Turkey Salad products. The recall affects those products with a sell-by date of March 19 or earlier because of potentially …
3/16/18 11:50 PM
AUSTIN — Emergency relief operations expanded and intensified last week as floodwaters caused by Hurricane/Tropical Storm Harvey-generated rains inundated and overwhelmed Harris County and …
By ED STERLING, State Capital Highlights |
9/6/17 05:06 PM
Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate on Thursday unveiled their plan to overhaul President Obama's 2010 health care law. Within hours, Texas' two Republican senators took opposite positions on the measure.
BY ABBY LIVINGSTON, MARISSA EVANS AND ANDY DUEHREN, Texas Tribune |
6/22/17 04:40 PM
The Justice Department filed a statement of interest in the federal court case over Texas' Senate Bill 4, arguing that the state is within its rights to adopt the anti-"sanctuary cities" law.
JULIÁN AGUILAR, Texas Tribune |
6/23/17 05:50 PM
A high-spirited, Aggie-filled crowd of 10,000 roared to life Saturday evening as all five living former presidents took the stage at a benefit concert for the victims of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
By EMMA PLATOFF |
10/23/17 05:41 PM
AUSTIN — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Oct. 27 filed a brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a lower court ruling that required nine of the state’s 150 House districts to be …
By ED STERLING, State Capital Highlights
11/1/17 06:47 PM
Gov. Greg Abbott’s signature proposal to get the states together to revise the U.S. Constitution is a nonstarter with most Texas voters, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune …
Texas Tribune |
6/20/17 10:14 PM
RideAustin, one of several small companies that started operations in Austin last year after Uber and Lyft left the city, is now seeing its ridership cut in half since the two returned to town.
GIULIA AFIUNE, Texas Tribune |
6/21/17 08:47 AM
Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday unveiled a plan to "rein in skyrocketing property taxes" in Texas ...
By BRANDON FORMBY and PATRICK SVITEK, The Texas Tribune |
1/16/18 10:00 AM
Texas nursing homes beware: The state’s tolerance for mistakes is dropping fast. In September, a new state law takes effect that will make it more difficult for long-term care facilities cited …
MARISSA EVANS, Texas Tribune |
7/3/17 12:00 AM
Hey, Texplainer: Is Texas handing over my voting data to the federal government?
JIM MALEWITZ, Texas Tribune |
7/4/17 04:04 PM
In 2013, the Texas Legislature passed a law allowing for the drug testing of certain out-of-work Texans applying for unemployment. Republicans say politics is the reason they haven't been able to …
By ALANA ROCHA, The Texas Tribune |
11/21/17 05:00 PM
A law that takes effect in January will allow Texas merchants to ask for photo identification for credit and debit card purchases – and turn down transactions if a buyer won’t show it.
The aim …
By SHANNON NAJMABADI, The Texas Tribune |
8/10/17 05:15 PM