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Justice Dept. sues Texas over state’s new abortion law

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and PAUL WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Justice Department on Thursday sued Texas over a new state law that...

Airlines say rise in COVID-19 cases is hurting ticket sales

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer DALLAS (AP) — Several leading U.S. airlines warned Thursday that the rise in COVID-19 cases due to the delta...

Texas man gets execution delay over pastor’s touch request

By JUAN A. LOZANO and MICHAEL GRACZYK Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas death row inmate won a reprieve Wednesday evening from execution...

Democrats urge AG general to prosecute Texas abortion “vigilantes”

By Bethany Irvine, The Texas Tribune Democrats on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee are calling on U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland and the Department of...

Texas NAACP files federal complaint over “The Eyes of Texas”

By JIM VERTUNO | AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas chapter of the NAACP and a group of students have filed a...

Game Warden field notes

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) law enforcement reports. Trial by Fire A Polk County Game Warden responded to...

Activists focus on tip site in protesting Texas abortion law

By JAMIE STENGLE and BARBARA ORTUTAY Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — Young people on social media have found a way to protest Texas' new law...

EXPLAINER: How a new GOP law in Texas makes voting harder

By ACACIA CORONADO and NICHOLAS RICCARDI Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The sweeping changes to Texas' election code that GOP Gov. Greg Abbott signed...

Mexico’s Supreme Court rules that abortion is not a crime

By MARÍA VERZA Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that it is unconstitutional to punish abortion, unanimously annulling several provisions...

Texas governor signs new GOP voting restrictions into law

By PAUL J. WEBER and LM OTERO Associated Press TYLER, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed an elections overhaul into law Tuesday...