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Corporations ask Legislature to drop bills targeting LGBTQ Texans

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Chuck Lindell Austin American-Statesman Raising concerns about legislation targeting LGBTQ people, a group of leading corporations on Monday urged Texas lawmakers to focus instead on...

New migrant facilities crop up to ease crowding, again

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By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON and AMY TAXIN Associated Press For the third time in seven years, U.S. officials are scrambling to handle a dramatic spike...

Police: 2 killed, 3 injured following shooting in Houston

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HOUSTON (AP) — Two people were killed and three others were injured following an early Monday morning shooting in Houston, according to police. Officers initially...

Rolling average shows coronavirus cases increasing in Texas

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The two-week rolling average of coronavirus cases in Texas is increasing, according to data from Johns Hopkins University on Saturday. The...

Police: Suspect on the run in fatal shooting of 3 in Texas

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A 41-year-old man is wanted in the fatal shooting of three people in Austin, Texas, and police officials searching the...

Rental assistance remains available; Landlords say tenants are not tapping rent relief

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FORT WORTH — On the morning of April 8, landlord Margarita Palacios went before a Tarrant County, Texas, judge via Zoom and tried to...

Lawmakers flock south in quick visits to border

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By Suzanne Monyak and Caroline Simon, CQ-Roll Call It's not an ordinary sight — a group of sitting Republican senators, including Ted Cruz and Lindsey Graham, dressed...

Biden administration rescinds Texas’ Medicaid plan extension

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Biden administration Friday rescinded an approved extension of the Medicaid agreement in Texas, which has the nation's most uninsured...

New Texas COVID-19 cases just short of norm; deaths top norm

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The newly reported COVID-19 cases in Texas on Friday fell just short of the average for the past seven days. However,...

2 men killed, officer wounded in San Antonio shootout

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Two men were killed and a woman and a San Antonio police officer were wounded in a shootout Friday following...