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‘Incredibly concerning’ lawsuit threatens no-charge preventive care for millions

Harris Meyer, Kaiser Health News With a challenge to the Affordable Care Act still pending at the Supreme Court, conservatives are continuing to launch legal...

2 ex-Texas sheriff deputies indicted in Black man’s death

By PAUL J. WEBER and JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two former Texas sheriff's deputies were arrested Tuesday on manslaughter charges in...

Bills restricting abortion as early as six weeks get initial Texas Senate OK

By Shannon Najmabadi, Texas Tribune The Texas Senate gave initial approval Monday to a half-dozen bills that would restrict access to abortion, including a priority...

Legislation to overhaul state’s electricity market heads to Texas House after Senate approval

By Shawn Mulcahy and Erin Douglas The Texas Senate on Monday unanimously approved a sweeping bill that would overhaul the state’s electricity industry and infrastructure,...

Texas Senate approves sweeping bill to address power grid failures

Madlin Mekelburg Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Senate on Monday unanimously approved a sweeping proposal to overhaul regulation of the Texas energy industry...

‘Heartbeat’ legislation, several abortion bills receive Texas Senate’s preliminary approval

Alex Briseno The Dallas Morning News AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Senate voted to give preliminary approval to seven abortion-related bills Monday, including a controversial...

Texas prisons stopped visits, limited mail and drugs got in anyway

By Jolie McCullough, The Texas Tribune, and Keri Blakinger, The Marshall Project Last year, the Texas prison system unwittingly started a controlled experiment. Agency leaders have...

Texas trooper wounded in shooting not expected to survive

MEXIA, Texas (AP) — A Texas state trooper who was shot during a traffic stop last week is not expected to survive, officials said...

Southwest Airlines orders 100 Boeing 737 Max planes

By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines said Monday it is expanding its all-Boeing fleet with an order for 100 Max...

White House says it’s working on access to migrant centers

By KEVIN FREKING Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Jen Psaki declined to provide a specific date for when the media will...